In this episode, join us as we savor Woodford Reserve Double Oaked bourbon with serial entrepreneur Ricardo Caporal. Originally from São Paulo, Brazil, Ricardo immigrated to Miami at the age of 6. He attended Babson College and then went on to pursue graduate-level executive studies in real estate at Harvard University and marketing management at Kellogg School of Management.
Ricardo established Mattoni Group in December 2008 with an aim to locate and create unique real estate investment opportunities. With 15+ years of private equity real estate investment and management experience, Mattoni Group investments include a diverse portfolio of assets and loans across the United States, with multifamily assets comprising the bulk of the portfolio. To date Ricardo has taken a leadership role in over $1.5B in capitalized transactions. Mattoni currently manages several funds and separately managed accounts dedicated to both real estate and non-performing real estate loans. Currently, Mattoni Group is invested in over 5,000 multi-family units.
Have a few laughs with us as we learn more about Ricardo’s entrepreneurial journey from starting a car wash business in high school to building a multi-million dollar real estate firm.