Raul Elia is an accomplished Investment Advisor with strong experience in IB and Private Equity, having worked in ventures ranging from VC to acquisition of mature companies, specializing in cross-border deals. With multi-lingual capabilities and extensive contacts in LATAM, Europe, and Asia, he has an impressive track record working with global clients. He graduated from St. George's College and then went on to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and International Relations from Brown University. Later, he studied at the Thunderbird School of Global Management, specializing in Marketing, Finance, and Financial Accounting.
Mr. Elia has held senior positions at several noted organizations, including Optimum Capital Partners, Morgan Stanley, Guggenheim Advisors, and The Condor Group. As the Partner and Chief Operations Officer at Optimum Capital Partners, he played a crucial role in the company's success. In his role as Executive Director at Morgan Stanley, he was responsible for managing his clients' investments and helping them maximize their returns. His expertise in private equity and cross-border transactions has been extensively utilized during his tenure in Guggenheim Advisors. As a Principal at The Condor Group, he contributed to the team's market analysis and portfolio management.