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Natixis appoints energy, natural resources head for Americas

People Energy

Tim Polvado expands on his previous role at the French bank as head of energy for the US

RCI Colombia replaces MD

People Colombia

Financial services provider picks Jean-Phillippe Vallee to succeed Geraud Lecerf

Sempra promotes former IEnova head

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Carlos Ruiz Sacristan takes over the newly-formed Sempra North American Infrastructure unit

Corficolombiana selects new CEO

People Colombia

María Lorena Gutiérrez replaces Bernardo Noreña at the Colombian investment bank

Citi banker leaves for PE shop

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Federico Storani is understood to have joined Riverwood Capital

BancoEstado board member submits resignation

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Alexis Genskowsky Goic calls it a day after holding the position on a temporary basis for a year

DLA Piper adds partner in Mexico City

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US law firm appoints Xavier Mangino, shortly after picking up Diego Martinez and Ramiro Gonzalez-Luna

Compass splits senior role as Munita moves to AFP Capital

People Chile

Pablo Diaz Albrecht and Daniel Navajas assume the positions at the Chilean asset manager

Natixis expands LatAm CIB head's role

People Europe

Jean-Philippe Adam takes on senior country manager role for the French bank's corporate and investment banking business in Spain and Portugal

BAML hires LatAm ECM MD

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Matias Santa Cruz will leave HSBC to replace Billy McArthur at the US investment bank, sources

Peruvian insurer shrinks board after director departs

People Peru

La Positiva Vida's Hernan Ruiz leaves after two years with the firm

Grupo Lala snares former Modelo head

People Mexico

Mauricio Leyva takes the reins at the Mexican dairy firm from Scott Rank

Branching out

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As it builds its businesses outside Brazil, Itaú is counting on digital banking and other initiatives to become a major presence in Latin America

Carvajal subsidiary picks new president

People Colombia

Juan Pablo Molina Echeverri takes the lead at the Colombian paper company after joining in 2007

Ecopetrol outlines expanded finance leadership

People Energy Colombia

Colombian oil company creates three VP roles, replacing Maria Fernanda Suarez who moves into the federal government