The firm has appointed Renato Weiss as a vice-president who will focus on non-US deals, Secondaries Investor has learned.
The Brazilian private equity firm has increased its ownership of the Swiss listed vehicle to almost two-thirds as part of a plan to refocus its investments on co-investments.
The firm has made 14 promotions this week including three secondaries appointments in its London and Philadelphia offices.
The firm has established its first Latin American presence with a principal relocating from London to head the team.
The Latin American country presents entry opportunities for foreign investors including secondaries as existing LPs seek liquidity.
The vehicle has acquired stakes in Latin American agribusiness funds, as well as interests in a secondaries fund.
The firm will follow a similar strategy to the one it applied to its timberland investments.
The subsidiary of Deutsche Börse became custodian of a stake in a 2013 agri fund as part of its acquisition of Citco's hedge fund custody processing business.
Chilean asset manager Moneda has transferred a portion of its stake in a Carlyle European buyout fund amid rising investment from Latin American LPs.
The advisory and alternative asset investment firm says it's seeing more deal flow in agriculture funds than it initially expected.
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