Institutional investor EIG has announced the appointment of Flavio Valle (pictured) as managing director and head of Brazil. Valle has over 15 years of expertise in infrastructure projects, cross-border transactions, project finance, capital markets, and mergers and acquisitions. He will be based in EIG’s Rio de Janeiro office.
Valle most recently served as executive director at Prumo Logística, a private Brazilian company controlled by EIG. During his tenure at Prumo, he also served as head of mergers & acquisitions and general counsel. Valle began his career as an attorney at Veirano Advogados, a Brazilian business law firms.
EIG is an institutional investor in the global energy sector with USD 23.0 billion under management as of December 31, 2021. EIG specializes in private investments in energy and energy-related infrastructure on a global basis. EIG is headquartered in Washington, D.C., with offices in Houston, London, Sydney, Rio de Janeiro, Hong Kong and Seoul.