Sergio is the Director of South Andes Capital (IMAP Chile). He joined the firm in 1994, specializing in the area of corporate finance participating in the group that advised Codelco on the sale of a controlling stake in Tocopilla, the largest power station in Chile. In 1996-1997 he worked at the European merchant bank, Kleinwort Benson, in London on the project and export finance, and equity capital markets teams.
Sector Expertise: Sergio has extensive experience and a strong record of successful transactions in Energy and Power. He has also participated in numerous advisory mandates and transactions, mainly in Mining, Banking, Ports, Electricity, and Water sectors, in Chile and abroad.
Sergio graduated from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile as a Civil Engineer specializing in Economics and Electricity and holds an MBA from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile’s School of Business.
Established in 1993, South Andes Capital (IMAP Chile) offers a wide range of corporate finance services to both local and international companies. Between 1995 and 2015, the South Andes Capital team participated in transactions in Chile and abroad with a combined value of more than US$17 billion. In addition to providing mergers and acquisitions services, South Andes Capital assists clients with business model design; incorporation of strategic partnerships; assistance to family-owned businesses for defining strategy and generation transition management; valuations; corporate restructuring; restructuring of liabilities; corporate and project financing strategy; and tax analysis and advice.