NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Rohatyn Group (“TRG”), a specialized asset management firm focused on emerging markets, today announced that it has appointed Roberto Chute as Partner. Based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Mr. Chute leads TRG private equity investments in Latin America across a wide range of sectors. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of several portfolio companies in the region.
TRG CEO Nick Rohatyn said, “Roberto’s experience and ability to add value to companies have been critical factors in establishing TRG as a partner of choice among both investors and entrepreneurs in Latin America. He exemplifies the key qualities that we value as a firm; thoughtful decision making, collaboration and integrity. The addition of Roberto to our leadership team is a testament to his lasting contribution and reflects our expectation that Latin America – and Argentina, in particular – offers some of the most compelling investment opportunities globally and will continue to do so in the years to come.”
Mr. Chute has over 16 years of private equity experience in Latin America spanning buy-outs and growth capital investments. Prior to joining TRG in 2006, he was a Principal at Banc of America Equity Partners Latin America. He also previously worked in the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs and served as a senior consultant at Strat Consulting, a management consulting firm in Argentina. Mr. Chute began his career at the Techint Group in Buenos Aires.
Founded in 2002, The Rohatyn Group is an emerging markets asset management firm headquartered in New York, with offices around the globe including, Singapore, Hong Kong, Seoul, London, Buenos Aires, Lima, Montevideo, Mexico City, São Paulo, Mumbai and New Delhi. For more information, please visit www.rohatyngroup.com