Junior Portfolio Manager
Maricar joined PFG in August 2022 as part of the Portfolio team primarily responsible for assisting Investment Managers in monitoring and controlling global portfolios across multiple investment funds.
Before the start of her journey in PFG, Maricar has put in contributory work as one of the consultants assisting a client in its IPO listing in US Stock Exchange. She brings in solid work audit experience from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), one of the big four auditing firms. After PwC, she ventured into strategic cost management and control, finance and accounting in the areas of receivable management, treasury, payroll and corporate and estate taxation, corporate compliance and reporting of media advertising and information technology companies.
Maricar is a member of the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In 2015, she obtained her Certified Management Accountant designation. She is currently studying and focused on earning a Juris Doctor degree and passing the Bar Examinations in the Philippines to be able to represent business people and taxpayers in a competent court of jurisdiction.
Maricar advocates for redeeming Filipino culture and heritage. She supports local artists and enthusiasts in the promotion of indigenous works, craft and apparel.
“Team PFG is fueled by uniquely talented people, happily executing and monitoring deals. Each member confidently creates their value, contributing towards one goal in unison.”
IDB Invest, a member of the IDB Group, is a multilateral development bank committed to promoting the economic development of its member countries in Latin America and the Caribbean through the private sector. IDB Invest finances sustainable companies and projects to achieve financial results and maximize economic, social, and environmental development in the region. With a portfolio of $16.3 billion in asset management and 347 clients in 25 countries, IDB Invest provides innovative financial solutions and advisory services that meet the needs of its clients in a variety of industries.
PFG leads a joint venture with IDB Invest that provides debt capital to emerging innovative tech companies across the region via our Latin America Growth Lending Fund. The initiative brings investment expertise into LAC from top notch global players in this field.
SVB is a leading American bank providing products, services and strategic advice for businesses at every stage. They operate as a go-to commercial bank for start-ups and established corporations, offering venture funding, private banking & wealth advising. SVB is the largest lender to technology companies globally.
SVB has built its reputation as the financial partner of the innovation economy – helping individuals, investors and the world’s most innovative companies achieve extraordinary outcomes.
PFG and SVB have maintained an official strategic partnership since the late 1980’s. We have collaborated together as co-lenders and extended each other's ability to reach new markets and provide deeper capital to high-growth companies.
PFG and SVB have provided growth debt across the U.S. & Canada, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Latin America, where we co-manage a Venture Debt Latin America Growth Lending Fund.
IFC — a member of the World Bank Group — is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. IFC works in more than 100 countries, using its capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity.
PFG and IFC are strategic partners where we extend IFC’s direct venture and VC funding, collaborating on fintech and tech lending across global growth markets.
Aims to be the partner of choice for the private sector in Latin America and the Caribbean. They finance projects to advance clean energy, modernize agriculture, strengthen transportation systems and expand access to financing.