Antonio joins from Standard Chartered Bank where he worked for 9 years. Most recently he was a Director in the Project Finance team, based in London, where he was responsible for originating and executing structured financings and advisory mandates for large and mid-market corporates. His financing experience spans multiple sectors including metals and mining, oil and gas, power and renewables. Before that, Antonio worked for 6 years as a civil engineer in the infrastructure and transportation sectors.

Investec’s Ralph Cho and Michael Pantelogianis, Co-Heads of Power & Infrastructure Finance at Investec, commented:

“Antonio is an important addition to our London team, bringing with him many years of experience of originating, structuring and executing PIF projects. 2021 was a year in which we strengthened our team, bringing on several senior hires, and ensuring that we enter 2022 better positioned than ever to add value to our clients and syndication partners."

Antonio’s appointment follows a run of senior hires: Kavita Jacobs and Sarah Aitken joined in August 2021, followed by Anupam Sharma in December.