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Leo Cherman

Managing Director

Leo Cherman is a Managing Director at Hudson, responsible for overseeing financial services assets in North America and Latin America. Mr. Cherman has 30 years of experience in financial services.

Prior to joining Hudson in 2022, Mr. Cherman had founded, developed, and sold a financial technology company in Brazil. Previously, Mr. Cherman held various leadership positions with companies in the U.S., Europe, and Brazil, where he led a digital bank and a turnaround of a consumer lender. Mr. Cherman also held various senior positions with Citigroup. During his early career, Mr. Cherman was a consultant with Boston Consulting Group, focusing on financial services.

Mr. Cherman holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Pontifícia Universidade Católica of Rio de Janeiro, where he was a recipient of a merit scholarship, and an MBA, with honors, from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

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