Campbell Lutyens said Feb. 1 that it Guillermo Marroquin was named head of North American real assets. Marroquin spent the last four years at Macquarie Infrastructure & Real Assets, where he was a managing director.
New York (1 February 2018) – Campbell Lutyens, the leading global alternative asset advisor, is pleased to announce the appointment of Guillermo Marroquin as Head of North American Real Assets. Mr. Marroquin brings his specialist knowledge of infrastructure and real assets to the firm and will be responsible for key relationships and origination activities in these sectors, as well as investor engagement. The appointment further strengthens the firm’s senior team in the US, as Campbell Lutyens builds on its leadership positions in infrastructure fund placement and secondaries globally.
Mr. Marroquin has more than 20 years of experience in corporate finance and fundraising with both US-focused and global infrastructure and energy funds. He is returning to Campbell Lutyens after spending the last four years with Macquarie Infrastructure & Real Assets, where he was Managing Director, with responsibility for investor relations, product development and fund marketing strategy across the infrastructure, agriculture, energy and real estate sectors. Prior to this, he spent three years with Campbell Lutyens and previously worked in fixed income and distressed debt at BNY Capital Markets, J.P. Morgan and Lehman Brothers.
“We are delighted to welcome Guillermo back as a member of the Campbell Lutyens team, in his new capacity,” said Andrew Sealey, CEO. “Campbell Lutyens has been active in the infrastructure sector for over a decade, in both fundraising and secondary transactions, providing us with a deep understanding of how the market has evolved and what the next generation of funds might look like. The appetite from investors for exposure to diversified infrastructure remains strong and we continue to focus on providing fund managers with tailored mandates and global coverage. The depth of Guillermo’s experience in the infrastructure and energy sectors and his extensive relationships will be critical as we further develop Campbell Lutyens’ offering and footprint in North America.”
“It’s exciting to be re-joining Campbell Lutyens as it continues its growth in North America,” said Mr. Marroquin. “Infrastructure and real assets continues to evolve as an asset class and play an increasingly important role in North American investors’ portfolios. With a team of more than 30 in the US, Campbell Lutyens has been at the forefront of helping to develop the asset class and has worked with many of the leading managers. I look forward to helping the firm build on this foundation and to help limited partners achieve their objectives.”
About Campbell Lutyens
Founded in 1988, Campbell Lutyens is an independent alternative asset advisory firm focused on fund placement and secondary transactions. Its fund placement practice advises and raises capital globally for private equity, infrastructure and debt managers. Its secondary transaction practice advises institutional and other investors on the sale or restructuring of portfolios of funds or direct investments within the private equity and infrastructure classes. It also advises managers on GP-led liquidity and fund restructuring transactions. The firm has a team of more than 125 operating from offices in London, New York and Hong Kong.
Campbell Lutyens has been consistently recognised as one of the leading fund placement and secondaries advisors globally. Last year, the firm won Placement Agent of the Year Europe and Secondaries Adviser of the Year Europe at the Private Equity International Awards, and was also awarded Global Placement Agent of the Year by Infrastructure Investor.