Mr. Barreda is an investment banker with over 10 years of international deal making experience. Prior to joining SinoLatin Capital, Mr. Barreda headed the Andean Region effort at UBS Investment Bank, where he was an Executive Director. Prior to UBS, he was a Vice President at Deutsche Bank where he originated capital markets, structured notes and derivative transactions.
Over the course of his career, Mr. Barreda has originated and managed over US$20 billion in international capital markets and corporate finance transactions with corporate and sovereign clients in Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Transactions originated and managed by Mr. Barreda include a highly successful capital markets transaction for the Republic of Colombia (awarded IFR Deal of the Year in 2006), the also successful re-profiling of the Republic of Uruguay’s external debt (awarded Liability Management Deal of the Year), the restructuring of the Dominican Republic’s external debt, the unprecedented re-profiling of the Republic of Peru Paris Club obligations, the structuring of leveraged acquisition finance for a group of Colombian investors in the energy sector and strategic advisory to the shareholders of the Port of Cartagena in Colombia.