Lula picks Haddad as finance minister

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Investors may be wary of the former São Paulo mayor's lack of market experience, source says

Peru's economy minister resigns as president impeached

Economy & Policy Peru People

Kurt Burneo leaves the cabinet as Pedro Castillo is ousted from office after trying to shut down Congress

Petrobras CEO heads to São Paulo state government

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil People

Caio Paes de Andrade will become state secretary for management and digital government

JPMorgan expands LatAm private banking team

People Asset Management Latin America

US investment bank plans to hire about 100 people as it strives for a larger share of the region's wealth management market

SCOR promotes Brazilian exec to head of LatAm

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Latin America Brazil

French reinsurance company also names a new CEO for Essor, its insurance business in Brazil

IUDÚ gets new head

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People Technology

Argentine fintech names Zarich to helm as its owner puts in fresh financing

Mexico’s ESG bond finds demand

Bonds Debt Mexico

Mexico raises $515 mln in local market deal, a sign of investors' commitment to the country, official says

360 Energy appoints CEO

Bonds People Electricity

Federico Sbarbi Osuna takes over as the Argentine solar energy company raises debt in the local bond market

Coca-Cola Femsa names new CFO

Mexico Capital Markets Asset Management

Mexican bottling company appoints Gerardo Cruz to replace Constantino Spas, who becomes head of Femsa Negocios Estratégicos

Vibra, CBA appoint new CEOs

Brazil People Energy

Brazilian fuel distribution company elects Ernesto Pousada to a two-year term as the São Paulo-based aluminum producer promotes Luciano Alves

Genomma Lab promotes new CEO

People Healthcare Pharmaceuticals

Mexican pharmaceutical company says Marco Sparvieri will take the helm after a six-month transition period

Braskem names next CEO

People Brazil

Roberto Bishcoff will succeed Roberto Simões at the Brazilian petchem company

Banco Pichincha names new boss in Peru

People Peru Ecuador

Ecuadorian lender picks former BBVA executive Gustavo Delgado-Aparicio to lead its operations in the neighboring country

Carozzi taps new CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People M&A

Chilean food company names Santiago Valdés to run the company after a series of acquisitions

LLP names new CEO

People Costa Rica United States

Costa Rica-based logistics real estate company appoints Esteban Saldarriaga to replace founder Mike Fangman