Vasco is a Director in the Infrastructure and Real Estate Group at HSBC. He has almost 20 years of corporate and project finance experience in the power and infrastructure sectors across emerging markets, with a particular focus on Africa.
He has structured, negotiated and completed transactions in both advisory and arranging capacities, using a variety of financial instruments across the EMEA region.
In Africa he advised some of the major global companies in both acquisitions and capital raisings processes (debt and equity), having worked in some of the largest and most complex transactions in the infrastructure space in the continent.
He joined HSBC in 2008 from Standard Chartered, where he was focused on origination and advisory of power and utilities mandates in the EMEA region. Previously he worked at Ernst & Young, Lisbon in the Corporate Finance department.