About Álvaro Sarmiento Lapiedra

Álvaro Sarmiento Lapiedra is Partner at Kuri Breña, Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar, S.C., where he is constantly involved in the design and implementation of structured financing transactions and securitisations of different types of assets. Between 2006 and 2008, he worked as an international lawyer in the New York City office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, where he was responsible for advising groups on public and private sector clients on international financing matters, including financing through private placement of securities, credits and structured financing. He collaborated in the implementation of investments by private equity funds, joint ventures and project financing, with particular emphasis on the firm's Latin American clients.


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