EMx Capital Strategies expands in Latin America, names Maria Alejandra de la Puente as Head of Andean Region

NEW YORK, Aug. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EMx Capital Strategies, LLC is proud to announce that Ms. Maria Alejandra de la Puente has agreed to join our firm as Managing Director – Head of Andean Region. Ms. De la Puente will be responsible for regional business development and deal execution and based in Lima, Peru.

María Alejandra has over 20 years of experience in investment/corporate banking, capital markets, strategic planning and investor relations. Prior to joining EMx, María Alejandra was a strategic corporate finance advisor to Maple Resources Dallas in the acquisition of the oil & gas assets of Maple Gas Peru.

María Alejandra was previously an investment banker in Peru and Canada within global financial institutions such as Citibank, Sudameris Banca Commerciale Italiana, Roche Securities Limited, KPMG LLP, RBC Royal Bank of Canada, and ATB Financial. María Alejandra returned to Peru in 2008 as a senior energy industry corporate finance manager at SN Power and Transportadora de Gas del Perú, and was instrumental in the creation and management of the investor relations unit at Alicorp, the largest Peruvian food and consumer goods company.

María Alejandra has extensive experience in business development, financial structuring, corporate underwriting of public and private debt and equity, M&A, capital raising, long-term debt financings, project finance, asset management, corporate restructurings and investor relations.

María Alejandra has a BS in Business Administration from the University of Lima and an MBA from the University of Alberta, Canada.

Maria Alejandra can be reached at manadelapuente@emxcapitalstrategies.com or at +51 999-213-314.

About EMx Capital Strategies, LLC – EMx is a boutique emerging markets corporate finance and investor relations strategic advisory firm, based in New York, with offices in London and Lima, Peru. EMx provides independent advice to clients to develop and grow their businesses, identifies investment opportunities for institutional investors, engages in capital raising, designs corporate financial strategies, and conducts due diligence and independent valuations for mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. EMx’s Strategic Investor Relations Advisory practice works with corporate management to efficiently integrate finance, operations, communications, and marketing to produce successful interactions between a company and the financial and investment communities.

EMx Capital Strategies, LLC 79 Madison Avenue, Suite 460 New York, NY 10016 +1 (646) 604-3791 www.emxcapitalstrategies.com

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