We advise and raise assets for fund managers and companies from global investors

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Alpine Capital Advisors is a placement agent and advisory firm that raises capital for investment managers and companies. Our vision is to seek and present unique investment opportunities while sharing dynamic networks and intelligence. We look for investment partners and opportunities with exceptional investor alignment that aim to produce durable and differentiated investment performance.

Our New York office focuses on North American investors and our Santiago, Chile office focuses on Latin American investors and regulations associated with the local markets. We also have affiliate placement and regulatory partners in Mexico City, Bogota, Panama, Miami, Seoul and Sydney. We work with sponsors in the private and public markets across a broad range of geographies, asset classes and strategies. We also advise, place and originate secondaries, co-investments, direct investments, LP and GP fund and asset financings and loans to middle market companies.

We send out a monthly newsletter called the Alpine Investment Review (AIR) newsletter which highlights content we come across to more than 11,000 investors around the world, we invite you to subscribe to AIR.

Our relationships with allocators are strongest in North & South America and Asia and include:
– End-User Allocators: Public and Corporate Plans, Hospitals, Sovereign Wealth Funds Endowments, Foundations, Family Offices and Insurance Companies
– Fiduciaries & Advisors: Fund of Funds, Consultants, Multi-Family Offices, Outsourced CIOs / Endowments, Private Banks and RIAs
– Strategics: Corporate and Financial Sponsors and Investment Managers


Les Baquiran founded Alpine in 2014 and prior he was a Principal at Park Hill, then a division of Blackstone where he covered North and South American investors and Funds in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Prior to Park Hill, he was a Managing Director at ISI Group (now Evercore), covering investors in the Americas, Asia and Australia, opening the firms’ first relationships in Korea, Brazil, New Zealand and Malaysia. He began his career at Brown Brothers Harriman as an equity research analyst. He holds the Series 7, 63, and 79 licenses.

Current and former advisor roles and memberships include Good Judgment Inc., the Council of Foreign Relations, Empire Angels, Toigo Foundation, Asia Society, The Chinese Finance Association, China Institute and Leadership Council Member of the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA). Les has spoken at or advised on curriculum at schools including Harvard, Stanford, Yale and NYU. He graduated from Connecticut College with a degree in International Political Economy with study abroad and exchanges at Georgetown University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, US Coast Guard Academy and University of Cape Town. He is an Alternative Rock fan and musician and lives in New Jersey with his wife and four children.



Follow this link to see our events page: Alpine Events

If a salesman writes a launch letter, will anyone read it? Here we touch on investments, marketing, feudal Japan and rock albums.

Alpine Capital Advisors I: Inaugural Letter – March 6, 2014
Alpine Capital Advisors II: The Triumph of Confusion and Fear
Asian Leaders in Investment 2020 Wrap Up Packet
LatAm Leaders in Investment 2020 Wrap Up Packet
Global Leaders in Investment 2021 Wrap Up Packet


Join Our Social Media Groups

We host 15 LP-only groups on LinkedIn and curate LP-only groups on WhatsApp, WeChat, Telegram, and Clubhouse. If you are interested in connecting with other LPs to talk about specific topics, please email us at info@alpineca.com and we can send more information on how to engage with our LP-only groups.



Alpine Capital Advisors is looking for the following positions:

Junior Distribution Analyst: We are looking to hire a self-driven, intellectually curious, team-oriented candidate looking to work in an entrepreneurial environment helping to place private investment offerings to current and prospective institutional and private clients. The candidate must have a command and passion for investments and markets as they will be interacting with Limited Partners, General Partners and companies. Series 7 and 63 is not required but a plus.

If you are interested please send resumes (no cover letter required) to info@alpineca.com.

LocationNew York | Santiago | Mexico City

Temporary Mailing Address:
Alpine Capital Advisors c/o Les Baquiran
PO Box 1005, Alpine, NJ 07620
Phone: +1-212-882-1953
Fax: +1-917-410-7577
Email: info@alpineca.com

Av. Apoquindo 2930, Office 801, Las Condes, Santiago de Chile
Phone: +562-3245-0762
Email: dm@alpineca.com

Montes Himalaya 5,
Balcones de la Herradura, Huixquilucan,
Edo. De Mexico 52785
Phone: +52 55-1818-9897
Email: arturo@alpineca.com