Marcus Ayres is a core member of the Corporate Development, Financial Institutions, Strategy, Principal Investors & Private Equity, and Industrial Goods practices at Boston Consulting Group, and also leads BCG’s Transaction Center in Brazil.

Since joining BCG in 2014, Marcus has worked with clients across a number of industries in Brazil and the US, where he was an Ambassador for the Principal Investors & Private Equity practice area. Marcus has acquired deep knowledge in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, corporate strategy, and value creation.

Prior to joining BCG, Marcus worked for eight years in several private equity and investment banking companies in Brazil.


  • Corporate finance and strategy
  • Growth
  • Engineering and infrastructure products
  • Mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures
  • Metals and mining
  • Process industries and building materials


  • MBA, INSEAD (France)
  • BEng, Civil Engineering, Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo - USP
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience