He is the co-founder of Banco Garantia Investment Banking Firm. He also owns Anheuser Busch, the makers of Budweiser. His company also owns a substantial share of the beer markets of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia. Lemann is one of the kings of beer.
He is the CEO as well as the co-founder of Linde Werdelin. This is an inventive watch brand specialized in creating ultimate limited edition mechanical watches with clip-on digital tools for skiing and diving. He was born into a family where watches have been considered as the basis of daily living for three generations. Werdelin spent his early days in a family-owned timepiece and jewelry boutique in Denmark. His passion for timepieces, outdoor games and adventurous lifestyle increased as he grew. He has done an amazing job by launching automatic timepieces incorporated with attachable diving and skiing tools. Linde is among the few companies that have fully embraced the online world and engaged in e-commerce.
He is the founder of Banco Safra, one of the largest private banks in Brazil. He is also the CEO of the Safra Group, which has interests in banking in different countries around the world. He also owns Aracruz Cellulose, a major paper manufacturer that he controls with his brother.