Diana Roa is the new head of HMC Capital in Colombia. Following her departure from Alianza Fiduciaria, a Colombian asset management company where she was Head of Alternative Investments; Diana Roa has now joined HMC Capital, the Latin America financial services and advisory firm founded by Felipe Held and Ricardo Morales.
Diana also led the Alternative Investments of AFP BBVA Horizonte before it was sold to AFP Porvenir. She has a MBA from Grenoble Ecole de Management, in France and has an engineer degree from Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia.
The main purpose of her role is to open the new office of HMC in Bogota, and lead the expansion of the firm into the Colombian market. They are targeting different areas of businesses including local asset management funds, international Alternative strategies and Asset Managers. She has the local expertise, knows the regulation in depth and used to manage more than 20 funds with almost USD 1 billion in AUM, involving 100 different counterparties, mainly Colombian investors, both private and institutional.
Diana started on February 1st 2016 and is based at HMC office in Bogota, Colombia.