By Fiona Hurrell, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Financial institution Hamilton Lane is the latest in a number of global firms to open an office in Brazil, right in the center of its most famous city, Rio de Janeiro. Founded in 1991 and based in the U.S. with offices in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, Hamilton Lane reports more than US$17 billion of assets under management, one of the largest allocators of private equity capital in the world.
Chief Information Officer Erik Hirsch explains: “We view Brazil as an increasingly important component of the global equity . . .