Ricardo Morales

Co-founder & Chairman, HMC Capital

Ricardo Morales is Co-founder & Chairman of HMC Capital. He was previously with Larrain Vial where he was Partner, Managing Director and Head of Latin America Institutional Sales. During his tenure, Larrain Vial enjoyed market leadership in offshore distribution from Third Parties within the Latin American Pension Fund Market. He was sole responsible for the internationalization process of the company and opened offices in Mexico, Peru and Colombia. Mr. Morales created an asset management division in Peru where he was board member and dedicated its efforts for placing the first regional Private Equity and Real Estate funds and opening the doors for alternatives in the region. From that experience he closed exclusive agreements with firms like Blackstone and Och Ziff to develop business in the region. Mr. Morales previously worked in CNA Insurance Company as portfolio manager and initiated his career in 1997 as an equity research analyst at Larrain Vial.