People

Luis Cervantes

Principal

Luis Cervantes is a Principal at General Atlantic and leads the firm’s Mexico City office where he focuses on growth investments in Mexico and across Latin America. Luis is on the board of Clip, Grupo Axo, and serves as a board observer for Sanfer. He was also closely involved with the firm’s investment in Sura Asset Management.

Before joining General Atlantic in 2013, Luis worked for Advent International focusing on investments across all sectors in Latin America. Previously, he was an investment banker at UBS in the Latin American group based in Mexico City.

Luis earned an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering, with honors, from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. Luis is active with Endeavor Mexico where he is a mentor and is an adjunct professor at Universidad Iberoamericana where he currently co-teaches a course for senior undergraduate students.

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Location

Mexico City

Education

Universidad Iberoamericana, B.S. in Industrial Engineering, with honors, Harvard Business School, M.B.A.

Board Affiliations

Luis Cervantes

Principal

Luis Cervantes is a Principal at General Atlantic and leads the firm’s Mexico City office where he focuses on growth investments in Mexico and across Latin America. Luis is on the board of Clip, Grupo Axo, and serves as a board observer for Sanfer. He was also closely involved with the firm’s investment in Sura Asset Management.

Before joining General Atlantic in 2013, Luis worked for Advent International focusing on investments across all sectors in Latin America. Previously, he was an investment banker at UBS in the Latin American group based in Mexico City.

Luis earned an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering, with honors, from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. Luis is active with Endeavor Mexico where he is a mentor and is an adjunct professor at Universidad Iberoamericana where he currently co-teaches a course for senior undergraduate students.

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Location
Mexico City
Sectors
Expertise
Education
Universidad Iberoamericana, B.S. in Industrial Engineering, with honors, Harvard Business School, M.B.A.
Board Affiliations
Grupo Axo, Clip