BBVA Colombia IB banker resigns  

Capital Markets People Colombia

David Rey Borda, an executive VP in the bank's corporate and investment division leaves after 10 years

Brazil puts pro-privatization minister in charge of energy and mines

People Project & Infrastructure Finance M&A

Moreira Franco gets the nod after Fernando Coelho Filho left to run for Congress

YPF names Gonzalez as new CEO

Energy People Argentina

CFO Daniel Gonzalez takes the top job at Argentina's state-run energy firm

Chile grants license to Bank of China

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People Loans

State-owned lender becomes second Chinese bank to open a branch in the South American country

Brazil names new heads for BNDES, Caixa

Debenture Economy & Policy Loans

Dyogo Oliveira moves to national development bank, while Nelson Antônio de Souza goes to state-run savings bank

BNDES names new CEO

People Brazil

National development bank picks Ricardo Ramos to replace Paulo Rabello de Castro

MUFG hires new Americas SCF head

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Maureen Sullivan joins the Japanese bank from HSBC

MUFG picks up former Santander banker  

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy US

Sandy Salgado joins the Japanese bank as its new head of LatAm corporate banking

DLA Piper names banking, capital markets partner

Capital Markets People Mexico

Diego Martinez joins the law firm's Mexico City office from Cervantes Sainz

DLA Piper's Brazilian coop adds partner

People Brazil

Paulo Lopes joins the law firm's oil & gas practice in Rio de Janeiro

Tozzini promotes three

People Brazil

Brazilian law firm award counsel in its labor, tax and corporate M&A practices

OSX hunts for new CEO

People Brazil

Marcos William Cattan Jr. departs the bankrupt Brazilian oil & gas services provider

BAZ|DLA Piper, NLD reveal merger

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Chile

Chilean law firm unites with local peer, aims to commence new business on April 1

Mizuho appoints power, infra MD

Project & Infrastructure Finance People

Jonathan Yellen will lead the Japanese bank's power and Infrastructure Americas PF team

Renova, Wiz search for new CEOs

People Brazil

Carlos Santos steps down at Renova, as João Silveira Neto leaves his post at Wiz