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Flavio Lobato


About Flavio Lobato

Flavio Lobato is Principal and Founder of Ikove Capital Partners, a Venture Development investment company focused on commercializing life changing technologies in partnership with leading research institutions. Flavio is also Founder and Chairman of Circular Wave Drive, a deep tech company developing a disruptive speed reducer technology that will redefine robotics.

Previously, Flavio was an Executive Director at Liongate Capital Management, a $7 billion alternative investment manager based in London and New York. Additionally, Flavio was a Founder, and CIO of Swiss Capital Asset Management in Lugano, managing over $1.5 billion in hedge fund investments for institutional clients. Flavio was a VP at Goldman Sachs & Co. and a Director at Credit Suisse First Boston.

Flavio received his MBA from Harvard Business School with honors, and his undergraduate degree in International Finance and Marketing from the University of Miami, cum laude. Flavio is an student Advisor to the Harvard Innovation Lab (I-Lab) and Co-Head of Fintech for Harvard Angels of NYC. He serves as Chairman or on the Board for several high profile startups. He is a guest author at Venture-Beat, VC-List, Forbes and Alpha Week and has been featured in several podcast.

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