Fernando Rizzo

Director, Underwriting and Portfolio Management

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United States

Get to know me

Fernando Rizzo has served as Lead Underwriter for Aerospace, Defense, and Government (ADG) since 2018. In this position, he is responsible for the underwriting and management for a portion of the ADG portfolio. Prior to joining the ADG group, Fernando covered middle market, leveraged and sponsor markets in a variety of industries and for institutions including Northern Trust, GE Capital, Mizuho Corporate Bank, and Chase as a banker, risk manager, and credit officer. Fernando holds a B.S. in Economics and Banking from the University of Siena, Italy, and a M.S in Applied Economics from the American University in Washington D.C.

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Aerospace, Defense, And Government


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