This site is part of the Informa Connect Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

SuperReturn Emerging Markets

Early bird savings expires in:

  • 00
  • 00
  • 00
  • 00
20 - 22 June, 2022
Hotel OkuraAmsterdam

Eduardo Cortina
Managing Director, Co-Managing Partner at SouthLight Capital


Eduardo Cortina is Managing Director, Co-Managing Partner of SouthLight Capital and is based in the Mexico office, providing execution support for the Latin American region. Eduardo is also the Chairman of the Mexican Private Equity Association (AMEXCAP). 

Mr. Cortina brings 16 years of finance industry experience, 13 years of which he spent specializing in Private Equity. In addition to focusing on sourcing and executing several investments in Mexico and broader Latin America, he has also led fundraising efforts in Mexico and supported on most aspects of the regional fund. Has been involved in over a dozen transactions in private equity and serves on the board of five companies in the Latam Portfolio. 

Before joining Southlight Capital, Mr. Cortina worked in portfolio management and equity investments for Banco Santander in Mexico from 2007 to 2008. Prior to Santander, from 2005 to 2007, he worked at Actinver, a medium-sized Investment Bank in Mexico. He started his career in a water treatment plant construction company. Mr. Cortina holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Universidad Iberoamericana, an MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and is a CFA® charter holder.

Agenda Sessions

  • Valuations and volatility