Marianna Waltz is a Managing Director at Moody’s Investors Service and has joined the company in 2011. She runs Moody’s Corporate Finance team in Latin America, including analysts based in the company´s offices in Brazil, Mexico and Argentina. The team´s portfolio includes non-financial corporates in 15 countries and various industries, such as steel, mining, pulp and paper, oil and gas, telecom, construction, building materials, transportation, retail, food & beverage, and agricultural commodity companies, among others.
Marianna is also a member of the Board of Directors of Equilibrium Clasificadora de Riesgo, an affiliate of Moody’s in Peru and Panamá. Prior to joining Moody’s, Marianna developed a career as an equity sell side analyst covering mostly the Brazilian Consumer and Protein sectors. From 2008 to 2011, she was the head of sell-side equity research in the investment arm of Banco do Brasil in Sao Paulo.
Marianna is a CFA charterholder and holds three Master’s degrees, including an MBA in Finance from IBMEC Business School and an MBA in Marketing from Fundação Getúlio Vargas - FGV.