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Maurício França is a Managing Director and Partner in the L.E.K. Consulting’s São Paulo office. He brings 10 years of management consulting expertise in strategy, board governance, M&A and regulatory issues, as well as an additional five years in private equity and telecommunications, media and technology.
Prior to joining L.E.K. in 2013, Mr. França was an investment director with an EIA, a UAE sovereign wealth fund. He advised the board of EIA’s portfolio companies on matters of corporate governance, strategy, M&A and operational improvement. He was also responsible for exploring investment opportunities in LATAM private equity.
Mr. França was also a Partner at Delta Partners (Dubai), where he conducted a number of due diligence projects for telecom operators in the Middle East and Africa, and he participated actively on the deployment of Delta Partner’s first PE fund.
Mr. França began his consulting career at McKinsey & Company (Spain), where he participated on strategy and operational improvement projects for telecom, banking and energy clients. He also worked as a partner in Everis Consulting, where he spearheaded the firm’s strategy consulting practice in Mexico. He was then promoted to global managing partner for the practice and had responsibility over four offices in two continents. During this period, Mr. Franca led a number of strategy and operational improvement engagements in the telecom, energy, insurance and banking sectors.
Mr. França earned a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Unicamp in Campinas, Brazil. He also holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.