Xavier Fernandez founded and manages Flavigny, a boutique investment family office specializing in private equity and special financing and based in Miami since 2014. Flavigny has active investments in telecom, energy, health care, amusement, fintech, renewable, and snacking industry companies across the U.S., Latin America and Europe. He is also the founder and president of FloridESCo, an Energy Saving Company (ESCo) based in Miami since 2013. FloridESCo designs, installs, and finances environmentally responsible and economically sound solutions for commercial facilities.
Beginning in 2002 while living in Venezuela, Mr. Fernandez was the owner and director of Pioneer Petroleum Services de Venezuela, an oil service company. He also started the largest solar company in Venezuela (Soluciones Energeticas Alternativas), and was involved in construction materials through BMIE, part of the Grupo Fundicion Pacifico, and international trade between Europe, South America, and Asia.
In total, Mr. Fernandez has founded more than ten companies and invested in twenty. He serves as a board member for several of his portfolio companies and charity organizations.
Mr. Fernandez holds a Bachelor of finance from l’Institut Superieur de Gestion ISG in Paris.