Prior to joining Janney in 2019, Ricardo Diaz was a Managing Director, Fixed Income & Whole Loan Trading at FIG Partners LLC, a premier investment banking and research firm specializing in community banks.
At FIG Partners, Ricardo helped launch the firm’s fixed income division and specializes in fixed income sales, trading, advisory and capital markets. Before joining FIG Partners, he was a Founding Partner of Vertical Capital Solutions, a valuation and advisory firm in the structured products market. Before that, he was a Managing Partner and Founder of Angel Oak Capital Partners, a hedge fund investing in fixed-income securities. Earlier in his career, he was Managing Principal and Founder of Terminus Asset Management Company; Managing Director in the Principal Finance Group at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey; Portfolio Manager at AIG Sun America Life Insurance. He also worked in Fixed Income Capital Markets at both Merrill Lynch and Bank of America. He has more than 25 years of financial services and investment banking experience.
Ricardo Diaz received his B.A. degree in Economics and Political Science from Northwestern University.