BASF Venture Capital GmbH
Thais Cristina Périco de Sousa
Thais Périco is part of the BASF South America team, covering the region with a focus on Brazil since 2018. She has almost five years of experience in M&A, having worked at Pátria Investimentos, the Blackstone Group branch in Brazil and at the Votorantim Group, one of the largest industrial conglomerates in Latin America. Before joining BASF, she worked at a start-up backed by international investors for two years, where she was responsible for business development and finance. Thais holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from UNICAMP and a post-graduate degree in Controlling.