Christine LeViseur Mendonça is the founder of Shore to Shore Advisory, an impact investment advisory firm, she has run for 6 years, working exclusively with clients who want to put financial return seeking capital to work in positively changing the world. Before starting her company, Christine became the 5th generation in her family to work in the steel industry. At 21, she managed the due diligence process for Gerdau Ameristeel’s 2004 NYSE Equity and Bond Offering. By the age of 26, Christine led or co-led the integration of $187 MM in acquisitions (6 companies, 27 locations) and supported in the integration of another $4.5 BN of assets.
Christine is an active speaker on impact investment and engaging women into the investment process. She has spoken at the United Nations, Columbia University, the Conference Board, MaRS Discovery District, and Centre for Social Innovation. She is a senior advisor for the Mentor Capital Network and an Advisor to MaRS Centre for Impact Investing. Additionally, Christine has served as a board member of Latinos in College, Tampa Bay WaVE, and as a Master Guardian ad Litem.
She received her MBA at the Thunderbird School of Global Management in 2010. Christine earned her BS in Business Administration in International Business at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. She has also studied at ITSEM in Cuernavaca, Mexico, the American University in Paris, and the University of South Florida. Christine is a dual citizen of the United States and Brazil.