Managing Director, Colombia
Andrés is a Managing Director with Rubicon Infrastructure Advisors (“Rubicon”) and is based in the Bogotá office. His focus within the firm ranges across the full scope of investment banking services, including all structured finance products, as well as equity products across the infrastructure sector in Latin America. His expertise spans project finance, acquisition finance and refinancing, debt capital markets, equity capital markets, M&A, private equity raisings and proprietary origination of infrastructure projects.
Andrés has over 23 years of experience in the investment banking industry, with the most recent 6 years in the private equity industry. Recently he was the Head of Patria Colombia for Patria Investimentos, a leading Latam regional GP. Andrés was responsible for business development across numerous infrastructure and private equity investments including power, logistics, environmental, telecom and social infrastructure assets, as well private equity investments in agribusiness, health and the food and beverage sectors. Before Patria, he was a Partner at Diana Capital Latam GP, as well as a Managing Director for LATAM at BBVA Investment Banking. Andrés previously worked with leading investment banking boutiques including Inverlink and Corfivalle in Colombia and Duff & Phelps Credit Ratings in New York. He has also held numerous leading senior positions in the public sector. Over his career, Andrés has executed over USD $1.1 billion in buy side transactions, over USD $1.3 billion in sell side transactions, over USD $1.8 billion in IPOs and over USD $2 billion in DCM transactions.
Andrés holds a Master of Science as well as a Master of Arts in Economics from the University of Los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia and is a Ph.D candidate in Economics at Yale University in the United States.