SAO PAULO Feb 6 Grupo BTG Pactual SA
has fired partner Marco Gonçalves as head of mergers
and acquisitions, following reports that he was sued by a New
York City nightclub after leaving a $340,000 bill unpaid last
year, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Monday.
Press representatives for BTG Pactual in São Paulo did not
immediately respond to requests for comment. Efforts to reach
Gonçalves were not immediately successful.
(Reporting by Tatiana Bautzer and Guillermo Parra-Bernal;
Editing by Daniel Flynn)