Eduardo Bohórquez – Advisor and Founder –
Mr. Bohórquez was previously CEO of WestSphere Capital LLC, private equity firm focusing on investment in U.S. and Latin American middle market companies.
In this position Mr. Bohórquez sourced, closed and monitored investments for WestSphere’s various funds. WestSphere completed a $50 million U.S. investment program. He sat on the board of directors of many of the U.S. funds’ portfolio companies, including Southern California Food Services Inc., Automated Detection Systems Inc, and Eki Discount in Argentina.
Prior to WestSphere, Mr. Bohórquez was a Managing Director of Chase Investment Bank and a Vice President and head of the Corporate Finance Group of Chase Manhattan Capital Markets of Puerto Rico. He created an international product development group at Chase for multinational clients and worked with the bank’s mergers and acquisitions area on transactions in both the U.S. and Latin America.
Mr. Bohórquez holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin, a Master of Science from the University of Minnesota and a Ph.D. in Finance and International Business from the University of Wisconsin.