Our Team

Raúl Henríquez
Co-Founder, President and CEO, Hencorp

Mr. Henríquez is a graduate of the Wharton School of Business (MBA) and has over 25 years of financial experience. He has worked with the Hencorp Group of Companies since 1984. During this time, Mr. Henríquez has served as Chairman and Director of the Central American Investment Fund as well as Director of the Salvadorian Stock Exchange. He has also served as President of Grupo Financiero Capital.

Víctor Henríquez
Co-Founder, Hencorp

Mr. Víctor Henríquez is Chairman of Hencorp Becstone LC. Previously, he was Director of Emerging Markets at Macquarie Bank. He enjoys more than 30 years experience in the financial markets, specializing in Commodities and Emerging markets. His career started in 1979 at Paine Webber as a stock and commodity broker. In 1981 he joined REFCO Inc. as an introducing broker and in 1995 he was appointed Managing Director of Emerging Markets for Latin America, where he served for another 10 years.

Felipe Holguín
Partner, Hencorp

Mr. Holguín has 21 years experience in principal investing, merchant banking and M&A in Latin America and the United States. Previously, he served as a Managing Director of Huron Consulting Group. Prior to this, he was a Managing Director and the head of the New York office of Latin America M&A and Merchant Banking for Bank of America Securities. There, his group managed a Bank-funded private equity fund of $300 million dollars. Previously, he was a Vice President at Salomon Smith Barney in New York in the M&A and Corporate Finance groups, as well as a consultant at the Boston office of the Boston Consulting Group. Mr. Holguín has dual BS degrees with High Honors in Manufacturing Engineering and Management Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and a MBA from Harvard Business School.

Daniel Schwartz
CEO, Global Investor Services

Over 30 years of banking experience. Banking career includes executive positions with Edmund J. Safra's Banks (Republic New York Corp. and Safra Republic Holdings), in New York, Santiago, Montreal, Geneva and Mexico City as well as with Republic Federal Bank formerly none as Hemisphere National Bank.

Mr. Schwartz holds an MBA from New York University and a BSBA at Babson College. He is currently serving on the Board of Directors of Florida Export Finance Corporation (FEFC), Salvadorian American Humanitarian Foundation (SAHF) and World Trade Center Miami.

Eduardo Alfaro
Head, HB Capital

A graduate of University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Alfaro has over 17 years of international and corporate banking experience with Banco Capital and Banco Agrícola in El Salvador. His banking experience has been concentrated largely in the Central American region. Mr. Alfaro is based in the Company's Central American office in San Salvador.

Antonio Arbulu
Head of Forfaiting, HB Capital

Mr. Arbulu has been with Hencorp since 2002. He has over 23 years banking experience in the Latin American markets, specializing in forfating and corporate finance. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School.

Helen Lumpuy
CCO Global Investor Services

Ms. Lumpuy has been with GIS and its predecessors since 1996 and has established valued business relationships with its clients. Ms. Lumpuy received a Bachelors of Arts degree in Business Administration from Rutgers University in 1982. Ms. Lumpuy holds FINRA Series 7, 27, 24 licenses and has obtained her Certified Regulatory Compliance Professional (CRCP) designation through the NASD Institute – Wharton Certificate Program.

Steven Kosson
Managing Director, Head of Trading, Puma Capital

Steven joined Puma Capital in July 2008.  Steven was Head of Distressed Equities and Special Situations for Hill Thompson, Magid & Co. , a division of Royal Bank of Canada for 8 years before joining Puma Capital.  He began his career on Wall Street in 1997 at Credit Suisse’s online brokerage division DLJ Direct.  In 1999 he joined Paragon Capital Markets as a junior equity trader with the Distressed Equities group.

He received a BS in Psychology with minors in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Arizona in 1995.
Steven currently maintains his Series 7, 55, 24, and 63.

Joshua Greenstein
President, Puma Capital

Mr. Greenstein joined Puma Capital in December 2007. He is an institutional wholesale equities trader specializing in trading over-the counter securities, specifically special situation and distressed equities. He began his career in 1994 with Paragon Capital Markets on their wholesale market making desk. In 1999, he joined Fleet Trading, a division of Fleet Bank, now Bank of America where he spent 3 years as a Principal and Trader on the OTC trading desk making markets in OTC Bulletin Board and Pink Sheet equities. In 2003 Josh established Wilson Davis & Co’s first New York office while returning to the Zicklin School of Business where he earned his MBA. He currently maintains his Series 7, 55, 24, and 63 designations.