Samuel Gomez spent eleven years at Conduit Capital Partners in New York, a private equity firm specializing in energy investments in Latin America and the Caribbean, where he was a Partner, CFO and an Investment Manager. Prior to Conduit, Mr. Gomez was an Equity Research Analyst covering Latin American utilities, infrastructure and consumer goods for Schroder’s, Santander Investments, Prudential Securities and Lehman Brothers. Mr. Gomez started his career as a statistician at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He has lived in Colombia and Peru and is fluent in Spanish and conversant in Portuguese.
Mr. Gomez is an experienced Private Equity, Project Finance, and Equity Research professional with a proven track record with regards to analyzing, structuring, financing, developing and managing projects in energy infrastructure. Throughout his career, Mr. Gomez has been involved as a Partner in the creation, set up, fund raising, investing and liquidating of several emerging markets energy-infrastructure funds. He has also provided consulting services to energy-infrastructure projects and institutional investors in the financing, structuring and development of projects in Latin America and has advised clients in all aspects of fund raising, investing and the development of their projects, including but not limited to: strategic planning, organizational structuring, environmental management, social or community relations, equity financing, long-term debt, regulation, obtaining of concessions, permits and licenses.
Mr. Gomez holds a double-major B.S. degree in Finance and International Business from New York University with a Minor in Spanish.