Founder | Managing Partner
Mr. Romero is the Founder and Managing Partner of Romero Capital, a private family fund. Prior to founding Romero Capital, he was a senior banker at Kerburn Rose advising middle market companies. Before joining Kerburn Rose he was an equity analyst at Seven Points Capital. Luis began his career at Credit Suisse as a Mergers & Acquisitions analyst in New York where he acquired deal experience in the technology, industrial and health care sector.
Mr. Romero also served as senior instructor at the New York School of Finance and Program Manager at Sponsors for Educational Opportunity, a non-profit organization providing career service, mentoring and training to minority students. He has a B.B.A. in Finance and Investment from Baruch College Zicklin School of Business.
Mr. Montesinos began his career working in Mergers & Acquisitions at Credit Suisse in New York City in 2006. After completing his analyst program at Credit Suisse, Carlos became an associate at Merrill Lynch, where he was responsible for multi-asset class investments in Latin America. Through Merrill Lynch, Carlos relocated from NYC to Rio de Janeiro, to execute an operational turn-around plan and assume the controller role at one of Merrill’s portfolio companies. After successfully executing that project and helping Merrill sell its stake in the company, Carlos joined TPG Capital, as part of the private equity platform in Latin America. At TPG, Carlos played a key role in opening TPG’s office in Sao Paulo, as well as developing the fund’s private equity platform in the region.
Carlos is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish and holds a B.B.A. from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.