Fernando Vicario to Head Corporate Banking for Emerging Markets at BofA Merrill
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Merrill) has appointed Fernando Vicario to the newly created position of head of corporate banking for emerging markets (ex-Asia). Based in London, he reports to Andrea Orcel, executive chairman, global banking and markets and president of emerging markets (ex-Asia), and Joel Van Dusen, global head of corporate banking coverage.
Vicario brings the required drive and focus to this critical market, building on his experience in northern central and eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEEMEA), Latin America and financial institutions.
Vicario has a wealth of experience gleaned over 22 years in the financial markets. He joined the company in 1995 to head the multinational advisory team in the US and Europe, with responsibility for supporting BofA’s Latin American network when conducting business with US and European multinationals in that region. He then became Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) corporate banking head for corporate clients, and later, EMEA head of global product solutions, before assuming his most recent position of head of corporate banking for financial institutions EMEA and for northern CEEMEA.
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