Ricky Pellerano is an external Strategy Advisor based in Panama, providing strategic
planning and management consulting support to the Firm.
Ricky Pellerano is an external Strategy
Advisor based in Panama, providing strategic planning and management
consulting support to the Firm.
Ricky is a banker and lawyer, who is
currently the Institutional Funding Manager at one of the leading
banks in Latin America, where he sits within the Financial
Institutions and Treasury & Investments departments, as part of
the team that manages relationships with international correspondent
banks. In this position, he has executed the bank's institutional
funding strategy by raising over $2.2 billion through various types
of debt financing, as well as negotiated multiple derivative and
repo transactions for liquidity and treasury purposes.
Prior to becoming a banker, Ricky spent
several years practicing law at major law firms in Washington, D.C.
and the Dominican Republic, where he gained meaningful experience in
collaborating with senior executives and management teams in the
establishment of their companies’ operations in the Dominican
Republic and other Central American countries, as well as providing
them with business development and government affairs assistance to
engage with potential partners, clients and/or public entities. He
also advised clients on multiple cross border deals, particularly
sell-side and buy-side M&A, debt financings, project finance and
capital markets transactions.
Ricky received his Bachelor of Laws from
Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra and completed his
LL.M. in General Legal Studies, with focus on international
business, financial law and law firm management, from Georgetown
University Law Center. He has also participated in financial law and
business certificate programs from the London School of Economics
and Harvard Business School.