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Juan Pablo Bayter



Location: Bogotá, Colombia
Work phone: +57 2 5300800
Mobile: +57 317 6673081


Juan Pablo is a Founding Partner of Axia, Oaklins' member firm in Colombia. He has over 20 years of investment banking experience in Latin America and Europe. He has led and executed M&A, capital raising, corporate finance, and project finance transactions for more than US$26.0 billion. Some of his transactions include advising Morelco´s shareholders on the sale of the company to Graña Montero , the sale of Termoflores , the acquisition of Hemco (Nicaragua) by Mineros, structuring the Oleoducto al Pacífico oil pipeline project (USD5.0 billion) and advising a group of financial investors on the acquisition and related financing of Termoyopal.

Before returning to Colombia, Juan Pablo was a Director at Citigroup´s Investment Banking division in London. Prior to Citigroup, he worked at Schroders Investment Bank, in the Project Finance division developing major infrastructure projects and advising on large privatizations in Latin America. Juan Pablo has an MBA joint diploma from Cranfield, UK and EM Lyon, France, and a civil engineering degree from Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia, Colombia.