Head of Investor Relations and Responsible Investing
Bogota – New York
Mr. Ardila serves as Head of Investor Relations and Responsible Investing for AshmoreAVENIDA.
Moving between the New York and Bogota offices of AshmoreAVENIDA, Mr. Ardila leads investor relations across all investment vehicles managed by the company including private equity real estate funds and co-investments. Likewise, Mr. Ardila leads the ESG and responsible investing team, in charge of the integration of environmental, social and governance factors in the investment decision making process and execution of AshmoreAVENIDA’s portfolios.
Prior to AshmoreAVENIDA Mr. Ardila was development and finance manager for non-profits in the US, and programing consultant for real estate assets dedicated to the arts in Colombia.
Mr. Ardila completed his M.A. as a Fulbright Scholar at Columbia University in New York and the Private Equity Executive Program at Oxford University’s Said Business School. Mr. Ardila has published articles on real estate investing in LatAm and responsible investing through real estate strategies including more recently in the Indirect Real Estate Strategies booklet published by the Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance Association in 2018. Mr. Ardila is also a regular speaker and guest lecturer at Columbia University on responsible investing.