Marcio  Silveira

Marcio Silveira


Pavlov Financial Planning

Fee-Only Financial Planner Serving the Arlington, VA and Greater Washington DC Area


  • Fee-Only Financial Planning
  • Financial Review
  • Hourly Fee Consultations
  • Retirement Planning
  • Investment Management
  • Tax Planning
  • Estate Planning
  • Insurance Services
  • College Education Planning
  • 401(k) and IRAs
  • Business Planning
  • Employee Benefits

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1100 N Glebe Road
Suite 1010
Arlington, VA 22201

Marcio Silveira is a NAPFA-Registered Financial Advisor.
NAPFA is the country's leading association of Fee Only Financial Planners.
What is "Fee Only Financial Planning," and why is it important?

Marcio Silveira is the owner and founder of Pavlov Financial Planning. Having a solid professional and academic background in finance, Marcio has helped individuals empower their financial lives. Prior to starting Pavlov Financial Planning, Marcio was a partner in a consumer goods start-up in New York City where he raised over 30 million dollars in the private equity markets. The company, Leblon Holdings, LLC is now the world leader in its segment. Prior to that, he was a senior investment consultant at Colonial Bank in Miami, FL, where he advised international and US clients on banking, investment, and insurance matters.

Before moving to the US in 2004, Marcio was an investment analyst at JGP, one of the finest investment management firms in Latin America. He also started a financial training firm in Rio de Janeiro, Investotal Education, which became a market leader. Marcio holds a bachelor degree in Economics from the Institute of Economics at The University of Brazil and an MBA from The Coppead School of Business. In 2012 and 2013, The Coppead School was ranked the number one MBA program in Latin America by the Financial Times. Marcio is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder, and also holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Designation. Marcio is an active member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) and graduate of the FPA Residency Program. In 2013, Marcio attended the executive program Investment Decisions and Behavioral Finance at Harvard University.

His rich background in global investment management, start-up fundraising, teaching, and personal financial planning benefits clients with professional insight, academic depth, and international/global perspectives not commonly found in the marketplace. Originally from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and with family roots in Eastern Europe, Marcio speaks fluent Portuguese and Russian. He is also fluent in French and Spanish. Marcio lives in Arlington, VA with his wife Julia and his toddler son Alexander.