(June 15, 2017) Nitin Nohria interviews Warren Buffett and his long-time friend Jorge Paulo Lemann, CEO of 3G Capital, about leadership, business management and legacy. In this interview both men discuss early influences in their life and how they seek and defined good management. Both men also talk about what they look for in businesses they acquire and how to keep improving the business once all of the “fat” has been taken out.
Lemann is a co-founder of Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital, which owns brands such as Burger King, Anheuser-Busch and Heinz. Together with Berkshire Hathaway, 3G Capital acquired the H. J. Heinz Company for $28 billion in 2013.