Richard de Lima
President and Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Richard de Lima is an accomplished experienced professional with underwriting over $1.5B in Investment transactions, Managing a $1B+ AUM discretionary family investment trust portfolio, and multiple startups to exit transactions. Mr. de Lima is the President and Chief Investment Officer for LCP Family Investment Trust, General Partner of Windmill Strategic Management (Asia Pacific and Latin America ), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leaf Capital Partners, LLC.
Mr de Lima focuses on enterprise scaling, value creation, portfolio management, mergers and acquisitions, turnarounds, startups, sustainable energy solutions, social environmental global impact, manufacturing, life science, US, Europe, MENA, Asia, and Latin America. Richard de Lima is on the board of the investment committee for a Europen and Singaporean family office including a mentor to several entrepreneurs and startups globally.
Mr. de Lima is an established leader-led financial and operational driver in the CPG industry during a 20 year period, which included the launch of a successful multinational food and beverage company with sales reaching $45M+ within 3 years of operations. Co-founded several national woman and children fashion apparel lines, and a music content/licensing acquirer, and distribution corporation; LDI Music and Entertainment in the late 1980s
Acquired his master’s in international economics and finance at the University of Rutgers and completed a 5-year study program on International Business Law and Legal studies at Fordham University, New York.
Richard de Lima held FINRA financial securities licenses, series 7, 24, 55, and 63. He is a current member in multiple single office private member organizations. Deep focus on financial and business education in underserved markets worldwide. In addition, he is a key-note and panelist speaker to many investment/business forums and conferences worldwide.
Chief Strategy Officer