Meet the team
The Teca team is passionate about investing, serving our limited partners, and supporting our community.
Founder & CIO
Fernando has 20 years of experience across both public and private equity investing. Most recently, he was with Brookside Capital (aka Bain Capital Public Equities), which he joined in 2008. He served as a Managing Director from 2014 to 2016 and as a Director from 2010 to 2013. He was co-head of the consumer sector reporting directly to the fund’s Portfolio Manager. In that role he managed a portfolio of global long and short positions with responsibility for the sector investment process, including idea generation, due diligence, position sizing, portfolio and risk management within the sector, in partnership with the fund’s leadership. He worked on investments in all major geographies, with a focus on the U.S., Europe and Latin America. He was also actively involved in the fund’s private investing activity.
Fernando began his investment career with Bain Capital in 2001. From 2001 to 2008 he worked as an Analyst, Associate and Principal with Bain Capital Ventures, the venture and growth capital affiliate of Bain Capital. During his time there he was involved in a number of growth and venture stage investments in software, information services and healthcare services. Prior to joining Bain Capital, Fernando spent two years at Trilogy Software.
He holds a B.A. in Economics (with distinction) from Yale University and an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar and Siebel Scholar.
Senior Investment Analyst
Matt has 10 years of public and private equity investing experience. He was most recently an investment analyst at Soroban Capital, focusing on technology, media, telecom and business services investments. Prior to that, he was an investment analyst at Shumway Capital, where he worked on public and private equity investments across sectors and geographies, and at Hawkeye Capital. He started his career in the Investment Banking division at Citigroup.
Matt holds a B.A. in Economics from Stanford University, where he was a member of the varsity tennis team.
Director, Investor Relations
Molly has 9 years of experience in marketing and investor relations. She was most recently the Director of Marketing and Investor Relations at DPM Capital, where she led the firm’s investor relations and capital raising efforts. Prior to that, Molly was an investor relations analyst at Graham Capital Management, a leading macro hedge fund. She started her career as an investor relations and business development analyst at Bridgewater Associates.
Molly holds a B.A. from Boston University School of Arts and Sciences with concentrations in International Relations and Economics.