Joaquin Quirante Pizarro

Senior Managing Director

Joaquin has more than 25 years of international experience in capital markets and investment banking. He has completed numerous milestone capital raising, credit and M and investments in Europe and the Americas. He has lived and worked in London, Madrid, Barcelona, Santiago de Chile and New York.

He is partner and co-founder of Four Trees Merchant Partners, a strategic advisory firm with offices in Europe and Latin America. His experience includes Santander's Global Banking and Markets where he served as Chairman of Santander Investment Securities, General Manager of Banco Santander SA. NY Branch and Head of Santander Global Banking and Markets in Chile. He also worked nine years in Bank of America's Global Markets Group in London and Madrid. He began his career in Argentaria (now BBVA) in Madrid.

Joaquin holds a BA in Economics (major in Financial Markets) from Universidad Complutense de Madrid and a MBA from IESE-Universidad de Navarra. He is a member of the New York Economic Club and served in the Capital Markets Advisory Board to the Minister of Finance of Chile and in the board of the Spain-USA Chamber of Commerce in New York.

Joaquin holds the FINRA Series 24, 79, 82 and 63 licenses.

jquirante@firstlibertiesfinancial.com

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