Gustavo Dalcolmo

Gustavo advises clients in the areas of Venture Capital, Private Equity, and M&A at FM/Derraik. He built his career at the firm, starting in 2009, and represented startups, angel investors, investment funds, pension funds, and corporate entrepreneurs in various investment and acquisition operations.

He has extensive experience in corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, contracts, and intellectual property. He advises clients to build up their corporate and operational structures, investment, and acquisition processes, with a hands-on profile. It works in the preparation and negotiation of contracts related to each operation.

It also advises national and foreign clients on the constitution and maintenance of their businesses in the most diverse industries.

It advises national and foreign clients in the creation and maintenance of their businesses in several industrial areas, as well. Also, he worked in the development of greenfield energy projects, from the creation of infrastructure necessary for the projects to generation, transmission, and distribution activities.


  • Bachelor of Law from Ibmec RJ – 2011.
  • LL.M Corporate Law by FGV RJ – 2015.
  • Executive Venture Capital Program from the University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business – 2019.


  • Portuguese
  • English

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