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Georges de Bourguignon

Georges de Bourguignon

Director
Career

Georges de Bourguignon is co-founder and CEO of Asset. He leads all Asset´s efforts in corporate finance and asset management. He is a board member of Asset Administradora General de Fondos S. A., a subsidiary of Asset. Before co-founding Asset, Georges worked as Managing Director at Citibank S.A. in Chile.

Georges has been professor of economics at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile; director of Intergénesis Fund Management; founder and president of the Harvard Club in Chile; and member of the Harvard Business School Alumni Association Board, which acts as advisor to the school’s dean. Georges is currently member of the boards of Sociedad Punta Lobos, Chilean subsidiary of K+S Group, Embotelladora Andina, SQM and TANICA.

Georges holds a degree in Economics from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.

Jean Paul de Bourguignon

Jean Paul de Bourguignon

Director
Career

Jean Paul de Bourguignon is co-founder and business director at Asset since 1996. He is a board member of Asset Administradora General de Fondos S. A. and of Foresta Administradora de Fondos de Inversión S.A., both subsidiaries of Asset. He has been involved in advisories related to mergers and acquisitions in the mining and industrial sectors. Between 1984 and 1987, Jean Paul worked for Gillette Company in Boston, Massachusetts. From 1987 until 1990, he worked for Ladeco Airlines, as vice president of the Cargo Division. In 1991 Jean Paul founded Icarus Aviation, an independent company dedicated to aircraft brokerage in the Latin-American region. This company was leader in complementing aircraft cargo fleets between 1991 and 1995.

Jean Paul holds a degree in Economics from the Pontificia Universidad Católica.

Gonzalo Fanjul

Gonzalo Fanjul

Director
Career

Gonzalo Fanjul is director of the corporate finance team. He is a board member of Asset Administradora General de Fondos S. A., a subsidiary of Asset. Gonzalo joined Asset in 2004 as project manager and since then he has been involved in transactions related to structured financing and M&A for clients in the mining, power generation and transmission, industrial and forestry sectors. Before joining Asset, Gonzalo worked as chief of financial planning and research at Celulosa Arauco y Constitución S.A.

Gonzalo is professor of Valuation at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Business School. He holds a degree in Business Administration from the same university and an MBA from the Stern School of Business, New York University.

César Barros

César Barros

Director
Career

César Barros is director of Asset Administradora General de Fondos S.A.

Cesar currently is president of the Chilean Stock Exchange of Products, adviser of the SNA, board adviser of Inversiones Turma S.A., vice president of Caja de Compensación La Araucana, and director of Empresas Sutil, Agrícola Mollendo S.A. and Salmones Multiexport.

Cesar was a professor of international finance, monetary theory, international trade, and resource allocation at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile; president of Empresas La Polar S.A. and Radio Agricultura; and director of Blanco y Negro S.A., Empresas IANSA, and Sociedad Anónima Viña Santa Rita. Additionally, Cesar was president of the Salmon industry Association of Chile AG (Salmonchile AG), president of the Salmon Technological Institute(INTESAL), adviser and member of the Executive Committee of the Sofofa, and director of the SNA director and FEDEFRUTA.

César has a degree in agronomy with a diploma in agrarian economy of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and has a PhD in economics from Stanford University.

Nicholas de Bourguignon

Nicholas de Bourguignon

Director
Career

Nicholas de Bourguignon is director of Asset Administradora General de Fondos S.A.

Nicholas joined ASSET Chile in 2013 as an analyst of corporate finance, where he participated in several M&A operations and strategic advisories in the mining, energy, infrastructure, natural resources and real estate industries. Nicholas joined the Asset Management team as a distribution manager, where he led the distribution area of foreign funds and the relationship with the Latin American Capital Market.

Nicholas holds a degree in Business Administration with a diploma in Business Economics of the Universidad de los Andes and is an MBA candidate at the IESE Bussines School.

Executives

Felipe Swett

Felipe Swett

Chief Executive Officer
Career

Felipe Swett is CEO at Asset Administradora General de Fondos. Felipe worked in Asset Chile between 2003 and 2011, and as a member of the corporate finance team was involved in different financings, merges and acquisitions in the mining, industrial and forestry industries in Chile, Perú y Brazil.

Felipe leads the asset management team of Asset since 2011, and has participated in the structuring and placement of all its funds, including the firs public forestry investment funds of Latin America, the first Chilean fund dedicated to invest in residential real estate assets for rent (multifamily), and funds for foreign investors in the energy and infrastructure sectors.

Felipe holds a degree in Industrial Civil Engineering with a Diploma in Environmental engineering from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and holds a MBA degree from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern, United States. He is currenty a professor of ESE Business School.

Juan Pablo Bezanilla

Juan Pablo Bezanilla

Fund Manager
Career

Juan Pablo Bezanilla is Manager of the Residential Rent Investment Fund and member of the Asset Management team. Juan Pablo joined the firm in 2014 and since then he has been leading the growth of the first Chilean Residential REIT.

Before joining Asset, Juan Pablo worked as analyst of the corporate finance team in BBVA, where he participated in several M&A, capital markets and structured finance deals. He then led real estate projects in Empresas Socovesa and finally worked for the Chilean government implementing public safety initiatives.

Juan Pablo holds a degree in Business Administration from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and an MBA with honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Sebastián Bunster

Sebastián Bunster

Development Manager
Career

Sebastián Bunster is Development Manager of the Residential Rent Investment Fund and member of the Asset Management team.

Sebastián joined ASSET Chile in 2015 and since then he has been involved in the management of the Fund, analyzing new investment opportunities, covering the Chilean real estate industry and actively participating in the revenue management of its properties.

Currently, Sebastián leads the acquisitions and development area of the Fund.

Sebastián holds a degree in Civil Engineering with a diploma in Structural Engineering from the Pontificia Univesidad Católica de Chile.

Rodrigo Herrera

Rodrigo Herrera

Finance and Administration Deputy Manager
Career

Rodrigo Herrera is Finance and Administration Deputy Manager of ASSET AGF. Rodrigo joined ASSET in 2017 as analyst of the Residential Rent Investment Fund and member of the Asset Management team where he was involved in the management of the Fund, the analysis of investment opportunities, covering the Chilean real estate industry and debt structuring.

Since 2019, Rodrigo has been involved in the management of Asset Crescent Investment Fund, Asset Phoenix Infraestructure Investment Fund and Asset Atlas Renewable Energy Investment Fund, and is also responsible of the Investor Relations of the all the public funds administrated by ASSET AGF.

Rodrigo holds a degree in Business Administration from the Universidad de los Andes.


Sebastian Merino

Sebastian Merino

Analyst
Career

Sebastian Merino is Analyst of the Residential Rent Investment Fund and member of the Asset Management team.

Sebastian joined ASSET Chile in 2018 and since then he has been involved in the analysis of new investment opportunities and covering the Chilean real estate industry. Before joining ASSET, Sebastian worked in EligeEducar ,an NGO related to education; in the administration and finance area.

Sebastian holds a degree in Business Administration from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Nicolás Cuesta

Nicolás Cuesta

Analyst
Career

Nicolás Cuesta is Analyst at ASSET and member of the Asset Management team.

Nicolás joined ASSET Chile in 2018, and since then he has been involved indifferent investment funds, in the mining, energy and infrastructure sectors. In addition, Nicolas actively participates in the evaluation and structuring of new investment opportunities.

Nicolás holds a degree in Business Administration from Universidad de Chile.

Fernando Fantini

Fernando Fantini

Analyst
Career

Fernando Fantini is Analyst of the Asset Residential Rent Investment Fund, and member of the Asset Management team.

Fernando joined ASSET in early 2019, and since then he has been involved in the analysis of new investment opportunities, and in the coverage of Chile’s Real Estate market.

Fernando has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Ignacio Pérez

Ignacio Pérez

Analyst
Career

Ignacio Pérez is Analys at ASSET and member of the Finance and Administration team.

Ignacio joined ASSET in 2019 and since then he has been involved covering the real estate sector, debt structuring and the administration of the Residential Rent Investment Fund, Asset Crescent Investment Fund, Asset Phoenix Infraestructure Investment Fund and Asset Atlas Renewable Energy Investment Fund. Before joining ASSET, Ignacio worked for two years as an analyst in the brokerage house at JP Morgan & Chase.

Ignacio holds a degree in Buisness Administration from Universidad de Chile.

Cristián Barahona

Cristián Barahona

Operations Deputy Manager
Career

Cristian Barahona is Operations Deputy Manager of ASSET Administradora General de Fondos S.A.

Cristián has been part of the ASSET team since 2011, entering as a General Accountant of ASSET Chile, being in charge of the generation and presentation of the Financial Statements of ASSET Chile and its related companies. It has also
led the ASSET AGF operations team since its creation, leading the
Treasury, accounting and operations areas of the Company and the funds managed by it.

Prior to joining Asset, he worked in different consultants in the accounting and tax area.

Cristian is an Auditor Accountant at the Universidad Católica Silva Henríquez with a Diploma in Tax Management.

Marcela Carrasco

Marcela Carrasco

Compliance Officer
Career

Marcela Carrasco is Compliance Officer of ASSET Administradora General de Fondos S.A.

Marcela joined ASSET in June 2017, performing as Compliance and Internal Control Officer of the Company, as well as Compliance Officer of ASSET AGF and ASSET S.A.

Prior to joining ASSET, Marcela worked for 8 years at BICE Inversiones Administradora General de Fondos, and 10 years at Deloitte. His work experience has allowed him to specialize in the design and implementation of integral risk management models, corporate governance and auditing.

Marcela is a Certified Public Accountant - Auditor Accountant, from the Universidad Católica Raúl Silva Henríquez.

Rodrigo Poblete

Rodrigo Poblete

Operations Executive
Career

Rodrigo Poblete is an Operations Executive of ASSET Administradora General de Fondos S.A.

Rodrigo joined ASSET AGF in 2017 and since then has participated in the operations team in the areas of treasury, accounting and operations of the funds and subsidiaries managed by it.

Before joining ASSET, Rodrigo worked for three years at EY Audit in the area of ​​financial audit in the mining sector.

Rodrigo Poblete is a Public Accountant and Auditor of Universidad Santo Tomás.

Maria Teresa Montecinos

Maria Teresa Montecinos

Risk Executive
Career

María Teresa Montecinos is a Risk Executive in Asset General Fund Manager S.A.

María Teresa joined ASSET AGF in 2018 and performs functions related to the prevention and mitigation of risks in the different processes and cycles, both of the administrator and of the funds managed. Prior to joining ASSET, María Teresa worked for close to 6 years at Banco Itaú Corpbanca, specifically in the area of Operational Risk and Compliance.

María Teresa is a General Accountant of the Duoc, a Criminalistic Scientist of the UTEM, and is currently finishing her studies as an Auditor Accountant at the UNAB.