Latin American HY corporate debt issuers to meet with leading international investors

Feb 20, 2013, 12:57 ET from LatinFinance

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 200 leading HY debt issuers and qualified fixed-income investors will attend the LatinFinance LatAm Growth Companies & High Yield Forum, this Thursday, February 21st 2013 at the Pierre in New York City.

In response to the growing investor interest in Latin American high-yield debt coupled with a record-breaking year for LatAm high yield corporate issuance, the invitation-only event will convene the most promising issuers and growth companies from Latin America to meet with investors from leading funds in the US, Canada and Europe to discuss financing strategies in the international capital markets. All participants are able to schedule private one on one investor meetings to be held concurrently with roundtable discussions.

Some of the confirmed speakers include:

AJ Mediratta, Portfolio Manager and Co-President, Greylock Capital Management
Patricio Diez de Bonilla, CFO, Banco Compartamos
Michael Kimble, Managing Director & Senior Portfolio Manager – Global Fixed Income Team, MacKay Shields
Milson Mundim, CFO, Verde Potash
Jose Antonio Gonzalez, Vice-President Corporate Finance, CEMEX
Francis Pilkington, Director of Corporate Finance, Grupo Gloria
Matt Savino, Managing Director Debt Capital Markets, Blackrock
Eric Ollom, Fixed Income Analyst, Citi
Maribel Alvarez, Director of Corp. Finance, AES Central America & Caribbean
Alexei Remizov, Managing Director, DCM & Global Capital Financing, HSBC
Katia Bouazza, Head of Global Capital Markets – Latin America, HSBC
Edison Ticle, CFO, Minerva
Carla Buffulin, SVP – International Fixed Income, Oppenheimer Funds
Ignacio Sosa, Executive Vice President, PIMCO
Paul Rogers, Director & Portfolio Manager, Lazard Asset Management
Juan Luis Aristizabal, CEO, Conconcreto
Will Landers, Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager – Latin America, Blackrock
Lorena Cardenas, CFO, Crédito Real
Denis Parisien, Director – EM Corporate Bond Research, Deutsche Bank
Leopoldo Villareal, CFO, Grupo Senda
Jack Deino, Senior Portfolio Manager, Invesco
Maher Al-Haffar, Managing Director of Corporate Finance, CEMEX
Jose Vertiz, Director, Fitch Ratings
Ruben Camiro, CFO, Grupo Posadas
Jonathan Prin, Portfolio Manager, JP Morgan Asset Management
Robert Abad, Portfolio Manager, WAMCO
Federico Carballo, Partner, Copernico Capital Partners
Matt Claeson, Portfolio Manager, Compass Group
Pedro Guazo Alonso, Finance Director, United Nations

Where: The Pierre, NYC, 2 East 61st Street
When: February 21st, 2013 8:15am-5pm

For more information on registration and press credentials please contact Kalel Dias at 1.305.428.6280 or

SOURCE LatinFinance