Mauricio Levitin is a Managing Director & Founder of Peninsula Investments Group. Mr. Levitin has been actively involved in real estate investments since 1996. Following his passion for real estate, Mauricio co-founded Peninsula, which is focused on the opportunity he saw to invest across Latin America in partnership with local developers.
Peninsula is currently in its third institutional Fund and has invested in 46 projects, totaling 9,144 units and over US$ 1.4 billion in sales across Mexico, Colombia, Panama, Peru, Argentina, Chile and Uruguay.
Prior to Peninsula, Mr. Levitin was a management consultant with McKinsey & Co. for seven years. At McKinsey, he led a wide range of engagements in areas such as corporate strategy, business acceleration, turnaround and M&A across many industries including telecom, media, internet, consumer goods, retail, basic material and mining. With McKinsey, Mauricio worked in various markets, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Spain, the United States, Uruguay and Venezuela.
During his MBA, Mauricio worked at Lehman Brothers in London as a Summer Associate in the Real Estate Investment Banking division. At Lehman, he developed M&A strategies for companies across Europe.
Mr. Levitin earned his MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and his BBA from the Goizueta Business School of Emory University.
Additionally, Mr. Levitin serves serves in the Board of Altius Group and is an Advisor to companies sponsored by Endeavor.