CPFL appoints new CEO

People Energy Brazil

Gustavo Estrella replaces André Dorf at the helm of the Brazilian power company

Brazil's banks begin hiring again

People M&A Brazil

M&A and ECM teams could see new additions as the market prepares for an expected deal surge, sources say

JBS names new CEO

Debt People Brazil

Gilberto Tomazoni becomes the first head of the Brazilian meat company from outside the Batista family

Nomura names new VP in São Paulo

People Brazil

Lilian Luccas moves to the Japanese lender's M&A team in Brazil after four years at Bank ABC's local subsidiary

Cemex exec heads for Mitsui


Lilian Alves joins the Japanese trading firm after two years at the Mexican cement maker

Simpson Thacher names new partner


Juan Naveira joins five other partners in the US law firm's Latin American practice

Scotiabank leaves nine Caribbean countries  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Asset Management Bonds

Canadian lender also sells its life insurance businesses in Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago

LatAm DCM banker departs Credit Suisse

People Bonds Debt

Edgar Madinaveitia exits the Swiss bank after five and a half years, sources say

Former BAML M&A exec heads to Rothschild


Andrés Márquez leaves the US bank for a position at the financial services firm

EM heads leave Deutsche Bank


Two longtime employees, Armin Rothauser and David Posen, have departed the German bank

UBS director heads to SMBC


Daniel Martínez leaves the Swiss bank after five years in the LatAm corporate derivatives group

Former Nomura director moves to mining firm


Karan Madan now leads Legacy Hill's businesses in the Americas after leaving the Japanese securities firm

Petrobras changes CEOs

People Energy Gas

Roberto Castello Branco will replace Ivan Monteiro when the Bolsonaro administration takes office

CMB Prime hires former Banchile-Citi executive

People Chile Project & Infrastructure Finance

Alfonso Yáñez steps in as managing director at the Chilean infrastructure fund manager

ATP names head of M&A


Javier Valenti steps in to the newly created position