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, Mexico City, and São Paulo offices focus on Latin American investors and regulations associated with the local markets. 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

LocationNew York | Santiago | Mexico City | São Paulo

540 Madison Avenue, 26th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: +1-212-882-1953
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

Rua Prof. Atílio Innocenti, 165 Vila Nova Conceição
São Paulo, SP – 04538-000, Brazil
Phone: +55 11-99312-5797
Email: gustavo@alpineca.com