Sergio Furio

CEO @ BankFacil (Brasil)

Sergio Furio is the founder and CEO of BankFacil, a Brazilian digital lending platform reinventing secured loans in Brazil. BankFacil has been backed by top-tier VCs including Repodint eVentures, Kaszek Ventures, Quona Capital and QED Investors. Before launching BankFacil in 2012, Sergio was a Principal at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in New York, where he specialized in advising retail banks. During his eight years at BCG, Sergio worked in three countries: the US, Spain and Turkey. His work for top-tier retail banks included strategic planning, segmentation, pricing, operational efficiency and technology. He also led a major technology transformation for one of the top European players after acquiring a US-based bank. Before moving to BCG in 2005, Sergio worked for Deutsche Bank’s investment bank for five years, where he led numerous corporate transactions in a range of industries. Sergio is an active startup investor, and serves as a board member of the Harvard Business School Angels Association in Brazil. Sergio graduated with a degree in Business Administration from ESADE in 2000.