Lic. Emiliano Maranhao. President / Authorized Stockbroker
MBA by Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) and by Universidad Americana (UAM). B.S. in Business Administration by Universidad Centroamericana (UCA), with a capstone project on the “Implementation of mortgage bonds by the Bank of Nicaragua.” National and international stockbroker license granted by the Stock Exchange of Nicaragua. Post-graduate degree on Financial Project Management. More than 20 years of expertise in stock brokerage, investment banking, treasury management, financial operations management, company appraisals, feasibility studies and reports, investment funds, asset-based securities, mergers and acquisitions, and financing through the structuring of the issuing of securities.
Lic. Raúl Amador Somarriba. Vice-presidente / Authorized Stockbroker
B.S. in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University, Smeal College of Business; License Level 3 by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to trade futures funds and commodities. Post-graduate degree on Finance and Investment granted by Universidad Americana (UAM) and the Stock Exchange of Nicaragua. Expert in international markets with focus on technical analysis and over 5 years of experience in the trading of future assets, options, stocks, and ETFs.
Lic. Eduardo Ortega. General Manager / Authorized Stockbroker
Master in Business Administration (MBA) from INCAE Business School. B.S. in Economics from Santa Maria University in San Antonio, Texas. Certified by the Stock Exchange and the Superintendence of Banks to perform brokerage of financial instruments in national and international exchange markets. Expertise in investment and asset management, treasury and family assets, alternative financing methods and capitalization. Executive co-founder and treasurer of Generación Atlas.
Lic. Jenny Parrales Parrales. / Jefe Trading Room Supervisor
Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics from Universidad Iberoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología (UNICIT). Post-graduate degree in Financing and Investment sponsored by the Stock Exchange of Nicaragua and granted by Universidad Americana (UAM) and the Stock Exchange of Nicaragua (BVDN). Vast knowledge in structuring of securities issuance, planning of financing strategies, financial analysis, company appraisals, and an expert on the fields of team work and customer service. Active participant in seminars focused on investment in national and international markets.
Lic. Nadir Saballos. / Corporate Finance Analyst
Master in Finance granted by Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua (UNAN), Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration by UNAN-Managua. Graduate teaching experience in Finance, expert in corporate and international finance, stock and financial management, national and international banking operations, and banking budgeting. Additional experience in planning and coordination of industrial security strategies and quality control in hydrocarbon processing facilities. Authorized by the Stock Exchange of Nicaragua (BVDN) to perform as a stockbroker. Recipient of a special award in Economics and Finance at the Economics, Finance and Development Competition, Nicaragua 2012, organized by the Central Bank of Nicaragua (BCN).
Lic. Nidia Sánchez Irigoyen. / Authorized Stockbroker
Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Universidad Regiomontana in Monterrey, Mexico, LSU, Post-graduate degree in Stock Market (UCA), 14 years of experience in private banking as a Branch Manager and Private Banking Manager in Banco Uno and Citibank, Nicaragua. VIP Customer base management, negotiation and VIP client services, sales analysis and strategy, extensive knowledge about the local market and industry, selling and trading of financial products based on the client’s profile, team work and coaching specialist, and active seminar speaker on topics related to the Stock Exchange of Nicaragua (BVDN).
Lucía Urrutia. / Authorized Stockbroker
Bachelor’s degree in Political Science by University of California, Berkeley. Certified by the Stock Exchange of Nicaragua and the Superintendence of Banks to perform brokerage of financial instruments in the stock market of Nicaragua. Vast knowledge and expertise in the fields of commerce, politics, and international relations.
Lic. José Luis Luna. / Supervisor of the Compliance and Prevention of Money Laundering Department
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration granted by Universidad Iberoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología (UNICIT), with 12 years of expertise in the field of finance, specifically in banking, credit cards, and stock market. Certified by the Florida International Bankers Institute (FIBA) and the Florida International University (FIU) as a professional of Anti-Money Laundering, having achieved a Professional Level (CP/AML) and an Associate Level (AML/CA). Professional degree in Integral Risk Management by the Center of Monetary and Banking Studies granted by Universidad Thomas More and TEC Monterrey, Mexico. Active participant of a variety of workshops and summits, special certifications and seminars related to the prevention of money laundering risk and financing of terrorism in financial institutions, which include the “Training Workshop for Mutual Evaluation Examiners sponsored by the Financial Action Task Force of the Caribbean region of Nicaragua (GAFIC).” Speaker and facilitator of seminars, workshops, and conferences about prevention, control, and risk management of money laundering. First chair of the Committee of Managers of Risk Prevention of Money Laundering, Goods or Assets, and Financing of Terrorism of brokerage firms in Nicaragua. Leader at the development and creation of Risk Matrices LD/FT for the Nicaraguan Stock Market Exchange.