Cesar Mergener Will Serve 1stWEST M&A Clients with “Sell-Side” M&A,
Equity Recapitalization, and Business Valuation Services

Cesar MergenerEvergreen, Colorado, USA – December 12, 2022 – 1stWEST Mergers & Acquisitions, a leading global lower-middle-market investment bank, just announced it has appointed Cesar Mergener as a new Brazilian Managing Director for the Company. Mr. Mergener will help lead efforts by 1stWEST M&A to offer comprehensive international M&A, equity recapitalization, and business valuation services for companies in multiple Brazilian regions. Mr. Mergener will focus on the Rio de Janeiro region.

Mr. Mergener holds a degree in Civil Engineering and a Master’s in Business Administration from UFRGS, in addition to an MBA in Finance from PUCRJ.

He has had a 20-year career acting as CFO in top-tier international companies in Brazil and Africa, where he successfully implemented internal controls, management reporting, analysis of KPIs, and cost reduction.

Mr. Mergener has solid experience in M&A processes, refined over many years through his work as an independent consultant, which will now be leveraged in his work with 1stWEST M&A.

Mr. Mergener lives in Rio de Janeiro, where he enjoys mentoring start-up companies in his personal time. Mr. Mergener speaks fluent Portuguese and English, in addition to French and Spanish.

Brazil: +55 21 9 9198 2226

About 1stWEST M&A

1stWEST Mergers & Acquisitions is a full service, international investment banking and advisory firm that is focused on the lower middle-market of companies. The firm has built a unique business solutions platform of assisting owners and shareholders in selling their companies, acquiring other businesses, and raising growth capital. With Managing Directors in the US, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Brazil, Argentina and Chile, 1stWEST M&A is uniquely positioned to serve its clients around the globe.