As a popular Brazilian investor, Igor Cornelsen is probably one of the most respected investors in the area. Born in 1947, the respected investor got started in his career at the university of Curitiba Brazil when he was only 18 years. He joined the university to pursue engineering but two years later he studied economics. He was excellent in calculating rates which made him emerge as the top class performer. His real investment journey began when he joined the investment bank in 1970.
With proper skills in this sector, Igor Cornelsen rose quickly in the industry. In 1974, in a promotion he became part of the board of directors and later became the company’s CEO, in a span of just 2 years. His position was not for so long as the Bank of America later acquired the bank. In 1985, he moved to Unibanco and then to Libra bank later on which was the mark of opened opportunities for the investor. For seven years, he served in the board of Standard Chartered Merchant bank.
With a wealth of experience amassed form the different corporations Igor had worked for so far, it was time for him to start his own company. He did this in 1995 where he has been working until today. He serves as the investment manager of his own company. Igor is keen to attribute his success to the experience that he gained over the years working for the different companies.
In addition to that, he is also successful because of his commitment and focus to excelling. Keeping up with markets and economies observation is also a crucial component of his success in a highly competitive world of business. He continues to grow himself through significant interactions with friends and acquaintances who share different views that influence his experience.