Steven Bandel

Board Member

Steven is a member of Carao Ventures’ Board of Directors. Currently, he serves as the director of the London International Bank and Trust Company Limited . He is also on the Board of Directors of various other companies, including Codina Venture, Grupo Directa, Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración (IESA), and Ocean Blue, an Israeli investment fund. Additionally, he is a member of the Board of Advisors of Babson College and of Fundación Ilumno.

Steven was the co-Chairman and the CEO of the Cisneros Group, one of the largest private companies operating in the media, entertainment, telecommunications, and consumer products industries in Latin America. He worked in the Cisneros Group for 32 years where he also served as the company’s Chief Financial Officer and as the President of Multimarket, the company’s investment banking arm. 

Steven earned his MBA with distinction from the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración (IESA) in Venezuela and is an honor graduate in Electrical Engineering and Electronics from the Stevens Institute of Technology in New Jersey.