Florian Bartunek is the founding partner and CIO of Constellation. Florian founded Constellation in 1998 as Utor Investments, a proprietary fund for the ex-owners of Banco Garantia. Prior to founding Constellation, Florian was a partner at Banco Pactual where he was head of research, proprietary trader, and manager of all equity portfolios/funds. During Florian´s time at Pactual (1990-1998), he managed the Andrômeda Fund (highest ranked equity fund in Brazil for 3 consecutive years), the Infinity Fund (highest ranked Brazilian equity offshore fund for 2 consecutive years) and a segregated portfolio for George Soros. Florian initiated his career at Banco Nacional in 1989. Florian earned a B.S. in Business at Pontificia Universidade Católica – PUC Rio (1990). He graduated from Harvard’s YPO President’s Program (2010 – 2018), Bruce Greenwald’s Value Investing Course (2013) at Columbia Business School, Singularity University Executive Program (2015) and the Behavioral Finance program at Harvard Kennedy School (2016). Florian was a professor of a Value Investing course at IBMEC University in São Paulo (currently Insper), president of the Paulista Chapter of YPO – Young Presidents Organization and Director of the International Department for the Brazilian Investment Banking Association – ANBID. Florian is Vice President of ProA (www.proa.org.br) one of the largest NGOs for professional education in Brazil, and participates/ participated in the boards of Fundação Estudar and its Endowment Investment Committee, Laspau, the Lemann Foundation, the Museum of Art of São Paulo – MASP, B3 and Revista Nova Escola.