Martín Escobari

Managing Director,
Head of Global Growth Equity

REGION United States

São Paulo

Martín Escobari is Head of Global Growth Equity, Co-President, and Managing Director. Martín is Chairman of the firm’s Investment Committee and also serves on the Portfolio Committee.

Before joining General Atlantic in 2012, Martín was a Managing Director at Advent International where he focused on the financial services sector. Prior to that, he was Co-Founder and CFO of, a leading Brazilian online retailer that went public on the Bovespa and was sold to Lojas Americanas in 2006. Martin started his career as a management consultant at The Boston Consulting Group.

Current Board Affiliations

Arco, Board Member
dLocal, Board Member
Grupo Axo, Board Member
XP Investimentos, Board Member

Historical Board Affiliations

Aceco TI, Board Member
Linx, Board Member
Pague Menos, Board Member
Smiles, Board Member
Sanfer, Board Member


Harvard College, B.A., Economics
Harvard Business School, M.B.A.

Community Involvement

Endeavor, Global Board of Directors
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Board Member
Primeira Chance, Board Member
The Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard, Advisory Group Member