Ricardo is a lawyer from Universidad del Rosario and counts with more than 23 years of professional experience. Throughout his career, Ricardo has developed a legal practice of permanent advice to international banks with presence or cross-border interests in Colombia, particularly in financings, capital markets, derivatives and treasury transactions, and banking and securities regulation.
Ricardo acts as legal adviser in several infrastructure projects, particularly in roads and transportation as well as others related with energy. Ricardo has advised the government, private contractors and lenders in the structuring of infrastructure projects. He has been leading counsel in several project finance transactions, which gives him a well-rounded view for these types of advisories.
He has led some of our most recognised counsel, within which are found Avianca’s listing and its IPOs in NYSE; the refinancing/restructure of Pacific Rubiales’ US$5.1 debt; the listing of Tecnoglass in NASDAQ, and the financing of Barranquilla’s Airport project.