Chief Financial Officer
Roberto Perez Silva has served as our Chief Financial Officer since inception. Since March 2021, Mr. Perez Silva has served as CFO of Savia Peru.
Prior to Savia Peru, from July 2018 to March 2021, Mr. Perez Silva served as SVP of Finance and Corporate Development of Emergent Technology Holdings, a company with investments in several technology ventures. Prior to Emergent Technology Holdings, from October 2009 to June 2017, Mr. Perez Silva was Head of Portfolio Management and Head of Investments at Ashmore Management Company Colombia, Colombia’s largest private-equity fund manager, where he was responsible for overseeing the entire portfolio of investee companies and directing the investment team. Before joining Ashmore Management Company Colombia, Mr. Perez Silva was based in Houston as part of the business development team of Ashmore Energy International from February 2007 to June 2008. Prior to Ashmore Energy International, between October 2004 and January 2007, he was at Inverlink, Colombia’s most successful investment banking boutique.
Mr. Perez Silva earned a BS degree from Loyola University and a Masters in Management degree from Stanford University.