Jose Maria Rovira Escalante

MBA looking a career in Corporate & Investment Banking

34 ans • Buenos Aires


Bilingual (English-Spanish) MBA Candidate, looking to pursue an international career (globally mobile) in Corporate & Investment Banking upon graduation in September 2017. Corporate Banker, specialised in Credit Market Transactions & Debt Issuance having structured major leveraged transactions: High-Yield Bilateral & Syndicated Loans, with overall 12 years working at different Banks (background in Corporate Credit Risk Analysis). Strong work ethic & hands-on enthusiastic learner: Decided to study part-time while working full-time to combine theoretical knowledge with world banking experiences.


Credit Risk ManagementCash-flows ModellingHigh Yield Debt IssuancesSyndicated Loans AgreementsCommercial AwarenessFinancial Statement AnalysisFront Office Banking Rolerelationship buildingStructured Products Origination


Junior Banker

Ventes- Corporate Banker Role: Loans Syndication/Bilateral Structuration. Co-Leading Role in Syndication Processes. - Comprehensive financing solutions for non-investment-grade corporations across all industry segments using leveraged loans, high yield bonds and bridge financings. - Debt Issuances: Executed US$ 150+ Million, across 20+ major structured financings 2013-16. - Portfolio: 30+ corporate clients. Floating exposure: US$ 100+ Million. - 500% Debt Increase (NPL ratio of 0%). Structuring Fees: US$ 4 Million. - Lead credit analysis and credit proposals: evaluated business requests and made recommendations to Credit Committee & Board of Directors. - Financial modelling. Coordination with Credit Risk Analysts, Operations, Taxes, Compliance, and Legal advisors to ensure proper credit execution. - Robust negotiating skills (walked through client’s business, transaction structure & stress test scenarios). Dealt with high-profile CFOs and Senior Bankers: Bank´s negotiator in Syndication processes. - In Nov-2014, promoted to take over the Real Estate Portfolio: US$ 40 Million. - Reported to Corporate & Investment Banking Vice-President and to Corporate Chief Executive. Corporate & Investment Banking – Credit Risk Analyst (Nov. 2010 – Mar. 2013) - Wide-ranging analysis of economic and financial businesses. Corporate Revenue profile: over US$ 100 Million. Business & Financial Statement Analysis. - Write-up of Credit Reports and gave recommendations in Risks Committee. Modelling of financial cash-flows. Credit Risk Management Portfolio: US$ 170 Million. (20/25 clients). - Corporate Debt Structuring & Restructuring analysis. Project Finance Analysis. Interaction with Bankers. - At the age of 28, promoted as Junior Banker (Mar-2013). - High-Potential Candidate 2012, Scholarship Award, issued by the Bank; awarded a scholarship for a Master’s Degree in Finance.


University Of Bath, Bath (England)

2016 - 2017 Master of Business Administration Bath (Bath and North East Somerset)Ventes, Gestion de projet / Produit, Comptabilité / Contrôle de gestion, Ventes, Conception / Génie civil / Génie industriel, Conseil

Mes qualités


Langues parlées

  • Espagnol

    Langue maternelle

Expériences Extra Professionnelles


Anpuy Educative Foundation
- Maintenant

Since 2010, financial sponsor and assistant to support the education of a vulnerable child.