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Harvard Business School, MBA 2004
General Management
George Washington University, BS 1997
Computer Engineering

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M&A and Fundraising Advisor
Statutory Director

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Arthur O'Keefe

CFO responsible for business development, investments / M&A and financial activities at Movile, the leading platform for mobile content and mCommerce in Latin America.

Movile has over 200 employees throughout Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela and Silicon Valley and is connected to more than 70 carriers who collectively have over 600 million mobile subscribers throughout the Americas. More than 20 million people experience Movile’s products and services per month.

Naspers, an important global media and commerce group, is a key strategic partner of Movile since 2008.

Statutory Director at iFood, simply the best way to order food delivery in Brazil, and Advisor at bankFacil.

Background in Computer Engineering and strong experience in Startups, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Hedge Funds, and Nuclear Submarines.

Served as CFO at Coquelux, an online Brazilian luxury / premium private sales club offering amazing purchase opportunities to its members.

Hedge Fund experience includes building efficient investment platforms in offshore multi-currency / multi-strategy funds at Maua Sekular Investimentos.

Previously worked at Xander, an Indian real estate VC firm, and Fore Research, an NYC hedge fund focused in high yield and convertible bonds.

Also worked in a credit hedge fund at Integrated Finance Limited (IFL). IFL was founded by Nobel Laureate Robert Merton, and JP Morgan executives Peter Hancock and Roberto Mendoza.

Also worked at Credit Suisse First Boston as an equity options trader.

Additionally, spent 5 years in the US Navy as a Nuclear Trained Submarine Officer aboard the ballistic missile submarine USS GEORGIA (SSBN 729) (GOLD).

Hold an MBA from Harvard Business School (Baker Scholar / High Distinction) and graduated from the George Washington University with a degree in Computer Engineering. Commissioned into the Navy from GWU’s NROTC program.

Originally from New Orleans, LA, and attended Jesuit High School.

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