Ana is a Senior Associate for ISF, based in New York. She is responsible for designing and structuring innovative development finance solutions, including financial, market, legal, and stakeholder analyses.
Before joining ISF, she was an investment professional within the high yield credit desk at the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board in London. Prior to that she was an investment banking analyst at Morgan Stanley in Madrid. She has executed and closed more than fifteen transactions, including multiple high yield bond and leveraged loan issues, supply chain financing, rating advisory, debt restructuring, revenue securitization, and a number of company acquisitions and sales. She has also worked for the UN World Food Programme8 index insurance initiative, Acumen Fund and collaborates with non-profit organizations engaged in climate finance.
Ana holds an MPA in Development Practice from Columbia University, a MSc in International Finance from HEC Paris and a BA in Business Administration from Esade Business School. She has lived and worked in emerging markets in Sub-Saharan Africa and Central and South America. Apart from English, she is also fluent in French and is a native Spanish speaker.