Founding Partner, EIRA Capital
Luis Arizaga is the Founding Partner of EIRA Capital, a new investment platform that focuses in Energy and Infrastructure projects in Mexico. EIRA Capital is currently in its establishment phase, and searching for suitable projects that meet its investment criteria. EIRA Capital is also engaging in selective financial advisory and capital raising projects for the same industries. Formerly. Mr Arizaga was Head of Acquisitions for Macquarie Mexican Infrastructure Fund involved in the origination and execution of transactions, as well as asset management activities for the fund assets. Through his more than seven years in Macquarie Mr. Arizaga also focused on Latin American third party financial advisory, capital raising and principal investment transactions in the energy and infrastructure space. Key countries of coverage included Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, in the Water, Roads, Energy, Telecom and Real Estate sectors.
Luis Arizaga’s previous involvement in financial institutions include positions in the investment banking team of Deutsche Bank’s M&A group in New York, and Citibank’s Banamex Accival M&A group in Mexico. Mr. Arizaga’s more than eighteen year experience throughout Latin America spans through diverse sectors including Infrastructure, Energy, Real Estate, Consumer and Retail. Luis holds an MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University and a BA in Accounting and Finance from ITESM in Mexico.