Ernesto Villarini-Baquero is a Research Associate and Investment Advisor at Consultiva Internacional. He joined Consultiva in 2015 after a year-long graduate internship, and became a Registered Investment Advisor Representative (Series 65) in 2016. Before joining Consultiva, Mr. Villarini was the Executive Director of the Sila M. Calderon Foundation from 2008 to 2013, where he was responsible for overall administration, strategic planning, financial management, and program and staff development. From 2001 to 2008 Villarini-Baquero was an Executive Director at Lucy Lopez Roig & Associates, a noted organizational development consulting firm.
Born in 1970, Ernesto Villarini-Baquero holds bachelor’s degrees in biology and education from the University of Puerto Rico, and a Master’s in Business Administration from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. He is currently pursuing a doctorate degree in business with a major in Finance at Interamerican University of Puerto Rico. As an associate of Consultiva, he focuses on research related to impact investing and as an advisor he provides services mostly to institutional clients.