Felipe Botero, CFAHead of Research
Felipe joined ROAM Capital in 2016. He is in charge of conducting due diligence on potential private equity funds as well as monitoring and benchmarking those that are already part of the firm’s platform. Additionally, he is responsible for performing the firm’s research on the private equity industry, generating comparison reports as well as ranking managers based on the firm’s proprietary grading methodology.
Previously, Felipe worked for J.P. Morgan’s Asset Management division in New York, advising ultra-high net worth families and individuals in the development, implementation, and management of investment portfolios. During his three years at this division, he interacted closely with J.P. Morgan’s alternative investments platform which is one of the largest of its kind in the world ($150B in AUM) and offered clients access to third party managers spanning hedge funds, private equity, debt, and real assets. Previously, Felipe worked for two years at J.P. Morgan’s Sales & Trading desk in Bogotá covering the largest and most sophisticated institutional and corporate investors in Colombia.
Felipe holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración (CESA) where he graduated first in his class. He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of New York.