Armando Simón

Head of Latin America Investments

Mr. Simón is the Head of Latin America Investments at MicroVest, based in Mexico City. In his role, Mr. Simón is responsible for pipeline development, underwriting, transaction execution, and relationship management for MicroVest’s Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) portfolio. Prior to joining MicroVest in 2021, Mr. Simón was a Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending for Latin America at WorldBusiness Capital. Prior to that he was an Analyst at J.P. Morgan (Private Bank) based in Mexico, where he was part of the Banking team in charge of managing of managing assets in excess of $3.2 billion. Mr. Simón began his Financial Services career in FX Corporate Sales at CIBANCO, SA in Mexico City and co-founded a private equity firm focused on residential development and urbanization projects in Mexico.

Mr. Simón holds a BA in in International Business Management from Universidad Iberoamericana and received an MBA from Babson College. He is fluent in Spanish, English, Portuguese, and French.