Latin America Enterprise Fund Managers L.L.C. is one of the pioneers in managing private equity funds in Latin America with USD 783 million of cumulative committed resources since 1995. LAEFM Colombia Ltda. is a subsidiary of LAEFM and manages funds which invest in priority sectors of the Colombian economy, hydrocarbons and forestry.

Investment Committee

Eduardo Elejalde

Eduardo Elejalde

(39 years of experience)

Relevant Work Experience

President, LAEFM Colombia. Founding Partner of LAEFM. Extensive experience as a development banker, investment banker and private equity investor in various regions of the world. Managing Director, Samuel Montagu. Senior Merchant Banker, Bankers Trust. Senior Vice President, Shearson Lehman Brothers. Division Chief, World Bank. Relocated to Colombia for the purposes of the Colombian Investment in Hydrocarbons Fund. Past Chairman of the board of the Latin American Venture Capital Association (LAVCA).

Higher Education

BS, Chemical Engineering, MIT.
MBA, Columbia University.