Co-Managing Partner and Chairman of Victoria Capital Partners and also the successor to Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette South American Partners.
Prior to forming DLJ South American Partners in 2006, Mr. Garcia joined Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette (“DLJMB”) in New York in 1995 to focus on Private Equity Investing in South America. Prior to joining DLJMB, he spent six years at Bankers Trust Company in New York, where he ran the Latin American Merger & Acquisitions and Private Equity Group, and nine years at Bank Boston Argentina, where he was head of Corporate Finance and Investment Banking.
Serves on the board of directors of Grupo Santillana de Ediciones S.L., Corona Industrial, Satus Ager, Energy (Fitness Holdings SpA) and Grupo Los Grobo. Mr. García was a director of the Argentine American Chamber of Commerce, Arcos Dorados, Jugos del Valle S.A., Atlántida Comunicaciones, Grupo Peñaflor, Localiza Rent-a-Car, Cameo Marinetti S.A., Vitopel S.A., L’Equipe Monteur, Zucamor S.A. and several other private companies. In addition, Mr. Garcia serves as director of the Latin American Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, and is a Vice Chairman of the Argentine Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.
Graduated as a Certified Public Accountant from the Catholic University in Argentina in 1981.