Arturo joined Evercore in May 2006 upon the closing of our combination with Protego, which he joined in 1999, and specializes in public finance and infrastructure in Mexico. Arturo has advised on numerous notable transactions, including the financing of basic infrastructure for the Audi plant in the State of Puebla, a Financing for the State of Puebla, the securitization of Mexico City’s Supreme Court Auxiliary Fund, the securitization of the Oil Stabilization Fund, and a significant debt refinancing for Mexico City.
Mark joined Evercore in June 2009 to lead our transportation infrastructure practice as part of the Transportation and Infrastructure team in the Americas. Prior to joining Evercore, Mark was at Merrill Lynch where he was a Director and led their infrastructure practice for the Americas. In 2012, Mark advised on a number of important transactions, including Carlyle on the sale of RMI and the purchase of Landmark Aviation, CPP on the acquisition of Costanera, and QIC on its acquisition of Ohio State University’s parking system .
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