Daniel Melhem Managing Partner Knightsbridge Partners Argentina
Daniel Melhem is co-founder and Managing Partner of Knightsbridge Partners, a Merchant Bank with offices in London, New York and across Latin America.
Prior to forming the firm in 2003, Mr. Melhem headed Morgan Stanley‘s Private Wealth Management, South America team, managing over US$ 400 million in assets. He began his career at Lehman Brothers as a Financial Analyst, moving on to manage portfolios for UHNW individuals in Latin America and Spain. Since then, he has become a trusted advisor to a number of key families from Europe, the Middle East and Latin America.
In 2009, Mr. Melhem co-founded and became President of the Gulf Latin America Leaders Council (GLLC), a private members’ Council created to bridge the gap between the GCC and Latin America. Its members include close to 100 leading families from the Gulf countries and Latin America.
Mr. Melhem received a BS in Economics and International Business along with the Economics Achievement Award from Babson College. He is President of the Babson Alumni Club of Argentina and serves as a Director for two foundations. In 2008 he was bestowed an Honorary Membership from the World President Organization‘s U.S. Southeast Chapter. In early 2016, he created Argentina Day, a nonprofit organization established to promote Argentina as the No. 1 investment destination within Latin America.