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Ricardo Radwanski

Co-Founder, CFO

Mr. Radwanski has 20 years of experience advising some of Latin America’s wealthiest families on asset allocation, portfolio and liability management, and various innovative wealth planning and succession alternatives both for their corporations and families. Previously, he was an investment banker at a leading financial institution in New York considered a leader in providing capital market access to companies from Latin America. Mr. Radwanski began his professional career as an auditor for Coopers and Lybrand in New York.


Prior to co-founding Earth First Food Ventures, he held senior positions in several private banks in Geneva, Switzerland, including JP Morgan and Citibank. At JP Morgan (Suisse), where Mr. Radwanski dedicated the bulk of his private banking career, he was responsible for the Brazil business, substantial increasing the client base and product offering over the years.


At Earth First Food Ventures, he continues to work with global families and Family Offices in supporting the company’s overall objective of raising capital and co-investing in the disruptive food tech sector for a better, healthier planet and human condition.


He holds a BSc in Accounting from Widener University, PA, and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.


Mr. Radwanski is Brazilian and currently resides between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazil, with his wife of many years. They have 3 children. Mr. Radwanski has lived in eight countries (United States, Australia, Denmark, South Africa (Cape Town), Holland (Canberra), Panama, Switzerland (Geneva) and the Cayman Islands), and believes they are all tied in first place in their natural beauty, cultural wealth and amazing people.