Nicolas Escallon

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Director: Energy


Mexico City



Nicolas joined Actis in 2011 and is part of the Energy team in Mexico covering Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America. He participated in the monitoring and exit of Actis’ investments in Energuate and GME, and is part of the investment team for Zuma, Atlas (where he is investment manager) and Saavi Energia.

Prior to Actis, he was an investment banker within Citigroup’s Latin America Investment Banking team from 2007 to 2010, where he focused on M&A transactions in the energy and infrastructure space. He started his career in 2006 at BOT Consulting, a boutique strategy consulting firm in Colombia.

Nicolas holds a BSc. in Economics from Universidad de Los Andes and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.