We are glad to invite you to our traditional Chicago Annual Dinner!!

The celebration will be on June, 21st (Tuesday). Our guest speaker will be Mr. Thomas J. McDonald, Chief Strategic Officer of Equity International who will share his professional experience on the private equity sector specifically in the Brazilian real estate market.

Limited places available! So hurry up and make your reservation now! Don´t miss this opportunity to spend a pleasant night with your friends from University of Chicago!

Please see details below!

Best Regards,

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Brazil


Ene Restaurante
Rua Dr. Mario Ferraz
São Paulo, Brazil

Driving Directions:



R$150,00 per person


Register By Email
Register By Phone: +55 11 5019 1936

Please make the registration deposit (R$150 per person) and fax or email a copy of your deposit confirmation, along with your name, telephone, email address, degree, graduation year and names of spouse or guest to:

Kátia Ferreira (+55 11 5019.1936)
Register By E-mail: katia.g-ferreira@itau-unibanco.com.br
Register By Fax: +55 (11) 5029.2594

Registration Deposit should be made to:
Jackson Ricardo Gomes
CPF 019.723.148-90
Banco Itau S/A (banco 341)
Agencia 0262
Conta Corrente 29.392-1

Deadline: 6/17/2011

Speaker Profiles

Thomas J. McDonald (Speaker) '08
Chief Strategic Officer, Equity International

Thomas McDonald is chief strategic officer of Equity International, a privately held company focused exclusively on investing in real estate-related businesses operating outside of the United States. Mr. McDonald has been associated with the Company since its inception in 1999.

Mr. McDonald is responsible for formulating strategy for Equity International, as well as developing growth, operating and capital market initiatives with portfolio partners. He is a director of various portfolio companies, including BR Malls (BZ:BRML3), AGV Logística, and a former director of Gafisa (NYSE:GFA, BZ:GFSA3) and Parque Arauco (SNSE:PARAUCO).

Prior to Equity International, Mr. McDonald was with Anixter International, a global provider of network infrastructure solutions and services. He joined Anixter in 1992 and served in several different capacities including vice president of global sales. From 1994 to 1997, Mr. McDonald resided in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he was responsible for business development throughout Latin America

He participates in various for and non for profit boards and is a member of the Global Advisory Board at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business

Mr. McDonald earned a BA in international relations and Spanish from the University of Notre Dame and received his MBA from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.


Daniela Fusco Alcaro, '06 

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