Why we formed latam energy advisors
The energy sector in Latin America and the Caribbean is a market with many investment opportunities. Our innovative fintech platform originates project finance transactions by matching renewable energy projects with global lenders and institutional investors.
We utilize our relationships and expertise to achieve excellent results for our stakeholders who are investing and operating within an ever-changing energy, power and infrastructure environment.
PROJECT FINANCE AND CAPITAL MARKETS
Kijana A. Mack, Executive Director
Kijana Mack is a co-founder of Latam Energy Advisors and leads the Project Finance and Capital Markets Group. He is responsible for sourcing and originating project finance transactions ranging between $50 million and $1 billion.
Prior to Latam Energy Advisors, Kijana was in the Corporate Finance Group at Moody’s covering energy and infrastructure companies in the US and Latin America. He also spent six years in the Capital Markets Group at Cambridge Associates with a focus on private equity and natural resources.
Kijana holds a B.S. of Finance from Morgan State University and an MBA from Loyola University. He is fluent in Spanish and serves on the Board of Directors of Mexico Energy Partners and Energy Holdings International LLC.
RENEWABLE ENERGY AND REGULATORY POLICY
PAOLA MORENO, DIRECTOR
Paola Moreno joined Latam Energy Advisors in 2018 and leads the renewable energy practice in Latin America and the Caribbean. Her group analyzes the regulatory policies and industry dynamics of power markets across the region.
Paola has a Master of Science in Technological Systems Management: Energy, Technology, and Policy from Stony Brook University. Paola also has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the National University of Colombia.
Paola has special expertise on issues related to climate change, renewable energy technologies, electricity markets, and energy policy.
Energy and Power Consulting
Our consultants prepare comprehensive risk assessments and energy contract analysis for market participants. Fairness opinions, asset valuations and strategic advice regarding business plans are also available with quick turnaround time.
Development Bank Consulting
Latam Energy Advisors works alongside energy companies, governmental organizations and institutional investors to mitigate risks related to investment projects in Latin America’s energy sector.
Energy Project Finance
Our Capital Markets Group provides strategic advice and financing to facilitate your organization’s growth. Consultants can help to arrange project finance and trade finance facilities with international investment funds and/or banks.