Board of Directors
As of May 24, 2021, Mr. Aguzin is the Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd. Prior to that position, from 2020 to May 2021, Mr. Aguzin served as the CEO of J.P. Morgan’s International Private Bank and a member of the Operating Committee for the firm’s Asset & Wealth Management business. Mr. Aguzin held leadership roles spanning lines of business and geographies during his 30 years with J.P. Morgan, including serving as Chairman and CEO for the Asia Pacific Region from 2012 to 2020, overseeing the firm’s overall activities across Asia Pacific. Prior to that position, he was CEO for J.P. Morgan Latin America, responsible for overseeing all of J.P. Morgan’ activities in Latin America. He was also the Head of Investment Banking Coverage, Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets in the region. He joined J.P. Morgan in 1990 in Buenos Aires as a financial analyst in the Credit Group and has spent his career advising clients on strategic and corporate finance transactions. In 1991, he moved to New York, where he worked in the Corporate Finance Services Group and focused primarily on cross-border mergers and acquisitions for U.S. clients. In 1992, he returned to Buenos Aires in the Investment Banking team where he participated in several privatizations, capital markets and advisory transactions. In 1996, he moved to the Latin America Mergers & Acquisitions Group in New York, being appointed head of the group in 2000. In 2002, he expanded his responsibilities and was appointed head of Latin America Investment Banking Coverage, Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets, formerly known as Latin America Investment Banking. In 2005, he was appointed CEO for Latin America. During 2008 and 2009, in addition to his responsibilities as CEO for Latin America and head of Latin America Investment Banking, Mr. Aguzin served as Senior Country Officer for Brazil. Mr. Aguzin is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Asia Society as well as the Eisenhower Fellowships. He is also a member of the Asia Pacific Council of the Nature Conservancy. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English.
Mr. Calemzuk is the CEO of 890 Fifth Avenue Partners, a Special Purpose Acquisition Company focused on the Media and Entertainment space, which merged with BuzzFeed, Inc in December 2021. Prior to that position, from 2017 to 2020, Mr. Calemzuk was CEO and co-founder of RAZE, a media venture focused on the Hispanic space, which was acquired by Turner Latin America. Previously, Mr. Calemzuk partnered with Time Inc., publisher of Time, Sports Illustrated, People and other major magazine titles to assist with Time Inc.’s entry into digital video. In 2013 and 2014, Mr. Calemzuk was part of Silver Eagle Acquisition Company, focused on merging with a company in the media and entertainment space. Between 1998 and 2012 Mr Calemzuk had a successful career at News Corporation/Fox. He last served as CEO of Shine Group Americas (later acquired by 21st Century Fox) from September 2010 to January 2012. From 2007 to 2010, Calemzuk served as President of Fox Television Studios. Prior to joining Fox Television Studios, Calemzuk was President of Fox International Channels Europe, based in Rome from 2002 to 2007. Before working in Italy, Calemzuk was based in Los Angeles where he served as Vice President and Deputy Managing Director of Fox Latin American Channels overseeing all operating divisions of Fox across 19 countries. Born in Argentina, Calemzuk is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Dubugras is the co-founder & co-CEO of Brex Inc. Brex Inc. is a company reimagining financial systems so every growing company can realize their full potential and take control of their spend and business as they scale. Prior to that position, Mr. Dubugras co-founded Pagre.me, an online payments company, EduqueMe, an educational crowdfunding company aimed at sponsoring Latin American students in United States colleges and Estudar nos EUA, a company aimed at disseminating information and opportunities related to studying abroad for both undergraduate and graduate level students. From September 2016 to March 2017 he studied computer science at Stanford University.
Mr. Galperin serves on the boards of Onapsis, a cyber-security company and of Satellogic, a leading provider of high resolution satellite imagery. He also served as a director of Globant S.A. (NYSE: GLOB) until his resignation in April 2020 and of Televisa, a media company in Mexico, until his resignation in April 2021. Mr. Galperin is also a member of JP Morgan International Council and a special advisor in Meli Kaszek Pioneer Corporation (MEKA). Prior to working with us, Mr. Galperin worked in the fixed income department of J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. in New York from June to August 1998 and at YPF S.A., an integrated oil company, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he was a Futures and Options Associate and managed YPF’s currency and oil derivatives program from 1994 to 1997. Mr. Galperin received an MBA from Stanford University and graduated with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Galperin is the brother of Nicolás Galperin, a Class II Director.
Mr. Galperin worked at Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, an investment bank, from 1994 to 2006, and his last position was managing director and head of trading and risk management for the London emerging markets trading desk, as well as a trader of highyield bonds, emerging markets bonds and derivatives in New York and London. In 2006, Mr. Galperin founded Onslow Capital Management Limited, an investment management company that was based in London, and worked at the company until its closure in 2018. Mr. Galperin is now an investor based in London. He graduated with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Galperin is the brother of Marcos Galperin, our chairman, president and chief executive officer.
Andrea Petroni is the Head of Business Advisory and Execution of JP Morgan Chase & Co., Hong Kong Office, responsible for overseeing the Business Selection and Risk Governance framework for Investment Banking Asia Pacific. Prior to that position, from 2016 to 2019, Ms. Petroni was the Head of Finance and Business Management for Banking and Wholesale Payments for Asia Pacific at JP Morgan Chase & Co., Hong Kong Office, responsible for business development, business management, internal financial reporting and controller functions, and from 2016 to 2021 she was a board member, non-executive director of JP Morgan Chase Bank (China) Company limited. She serves as a member of the board of directors of Globant S.A. (NYSE: GLOB). Ms. Petroni has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Escola de Administração de Empresas — Fundação Getulio Vargas.
Richard Sanders is a partner at Permira, a global private equity firm. Mr. Sanders is a member of Permira’s Executive Committee and Investment Committees for their Flagship and Growth Opportunities funds, the latter as Chairman, and is also the co-head of the technology sector investment team. Mr. Sanders joined Permira in 1999 and has spent most of his career based in London. He relocated to the United States of America between 2007 and 2011 to set up Permira’s office in Menlo Park, California. Mr. Sanders currently serves as a director of Allegro.eu (Poland's largest online marketplace). Prior to joining Permira, Mr. Sanders worked for Morgan Stanley in London in the M&A and High Yield Capital Markets divisions. Mr. Sanders holds an MA in Literae Humaniories (Classics) from Oxford University and an MBA from Stanford University where he was a Fulbright Scholar.
Ms. Segal has been president and chief executive officer of the Americas Society and Council of the Americas since August 2003, after having worked in the private sector for more than 30 years. Prior to her current position, Ms. Segal was a founding partner of her own investment advisory firm focused primarily on Latin America and the U.S. Hispanic market. Previously, she was a partner and Latin American Group Head at JPMorgan Partners/Chase Capital Partners, where she pioneered early stage venture capital investing in Latin America. Prior to joining Chase Capital Partners, Ms. Segal was a senior managing director focused on Emerging Markets Investment Banking and Capital Markets at Chase Bank and its predecessor banks. She was actively involved in developing investment banking, building an emergingmarket bond-trading unit for Latin America and was also involved in the Latin American debt crisis of the 1980s and early 1990s both chairing and sitting on various advisory committees. Ms. Segal is on the Board of Directors of Scotiabank, where she serves on the Audit and Risk Committees. Additionally, she is a director and chairperson of Scotiabank USA, a non-public subsidiary of Scotiabank. She also serves as a director of the Tinker Foundation, the Bretton Woods Committee and is a member of the Council of Foreign Relations. She is also a Board member of Vista Oil and Gas, S.A.B. de C.V. and Ribbit Leap, Ltd. In 1999, she was awarded the Order of Bernardo O’Higgins Grado de Gran Oficial in Chile and in 2009 President Uribe of Colombia honored her with the Cruz de San Carlos. In 2012, she was awarded the Order of the Mexican Aztec Eagle in Mexico and in 2019 she was awarded Peru’s Order of “Merit for Distinguished Services” in the rank of Grand Official. Ms. Segal received a master’s in business administration from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree from Sarah Lawrence College. Ms. Segal previously served as a director of our Company from 1999 to 2002.
Mr. Vázquez serves as a member of the board of directors and as the president of the audit committee of Globant S.A. (NYSE: GLOB) and Despegar.com, Corp, and as President of the compensation committee and corporate governance and nominating committee of Globant S.A. Mr. Vázquez served as the chief executive officer of Grupo Telefónica in Argentina from June 2003 to November 2006, and served as a member of the board of directors of Telefónica S.A. Spain from November 2000 to November 2006. He has also served as a regular member of the board of directors of Telefónica Argentina S.A. and Telefónica Holding Argentina S.A., and as alternate member of the board of directors of Telefónica de Chile S.A until 2012. Mr. Vázquez served as a member of the board of directors of YPF S.A. and as the president of the Audit Committee of YPF S.A until 2012. Since November 2006, Mr. Vázquez has pursued personal interests in addition to his service as a director. Mr. Vázquez spent 23 years as a partner and general director of Arthur Andersen for Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay (Pistrelli, Diaz y Asociados and Andersen Consulting—Accenture), where he served for a total of 33 years until his retirement in 1993. Mr. Vázquez previously taught as a professor of Auditing at the Economics School of the University of Buenos Aires. Mr. Vázquez received a degree in accounting from the University of Buenos Aires.
|Independent Director||Audit Committee||Compensation Committee||Nominating and Governance Committee|
|Mario Eduardo Vázquez, 86||Independent Director||Audit Committee||Compensation Committee||Nominating and Governance Committee|
|Emiliano Calemzuk, 48||Independent Director||Compensation Committee||Nominating and Governance Committee|
|Alejandro Nicolás Aguzin, 53||Independent Director||Audit Committee||Nominating and Governance Committee|
|Susan Segal, 69||Independent Director||Audit Committee||Compensation Committee|