Carlos joined 1607 Capital in March of 2008. He is responsible for carrying out research projects as identified by the investment team. In addition, Carlos provides support as part of the portfolio management team. Prior to joining the 1607 team, Carlos spent several years at Oriental Financial Group and Vanquish International Bank, both in Puerto Rico. He was responsible for the research, portfolio management and trading of Vanquish’s investment portfolio. Prior to that he had responsibility for the Asset and Liability Management at Oriental and was a Fixed Income Analyst at Legg Mason. Carlos has been awarded his CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) designation. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Stetson University in 2003.