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Mario J. Iturrino

Mario J. Iturrino

Mario J. Iturrino is a Bates Consulting Expert and the President of IT Consulting Group, Inc., a Puerto Rico consulting firm incorporated under the laws of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico on February 28, 2002. It offers a variety of financial, economic, and accounting services to both private and government institutions, and individuals.

He was formerly a Consultant at the Government Development Bank of Puerto Rico, in the design, overseeing, and the interagency coordination of the José M. Berrocal Institute of Finance and Economy. He was also Senior Vice President and Fund Manager of Santander Asset Management, where he managed the portfolio of the First Puerto Rico Mutual Fund Family offered by Santander Securities. Prior to joining Santander Asset Management, he occupied various positions in other financial institutions such as Financial Advisor and Consultant of Doral Bank, Treasurer and Vice President of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya of Puerto Rico; Head Trader and Sales Manager at Dean Witter Reynolds; Vice President and Head Trader of Citicorp Investment Bank of Puerto Rico. At the beginning of his career, he also worked as a Financial Advisor and Consultant to the Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, where he oversaw implementing a hedging mechanism for the Bank’s investment portfolio, as well as coordinating the centralization of all payments from the municipalities through the Puerto Rico Treasury Department. Additionally, he was an Associate Professor at the University of Puerto Rico for 20 years.

Among IT Consulting client base, he has advised various corporate and governmental entities such as: Banco Popular de Puerto Rico, Oriental Bank, Doral Bank, R&G Financial Corporation, Doral Securities, Citibank Puerto Rico, UBS Financial Services of Puerto Rico, Sol Coop, Bates Financial Group, Inc., McConnell Valdés LLC, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, Government Development Bank of Puerto Rico, and the Asociación de Empleados del Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico (AEELA), and the Puerto Rico Treasury Department.

Mr. Iturrino is a graduate of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, where he obtained a Master of Business Administration degree in Investment and Corporate Finance

 

 

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Credentials

EXPERIENCE

Bates Group LLC, Consulting Expert, 2013 - Present
IT Consulting Group, Inc., President/Financial Consultant, 2002 – Present
Puerto Rico Senate, Consultant, 2005 – 2007
José M. Berrocal Institute of finance and Economy Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, Consultant, 2002 – 2013
Santander Asset Management, Senior Vice President/Fund Manager, 1997 – 2001
Doral Securities, Inc., Financial Advisor/Consultant, 1996 – 1997
Treasure Department, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya of Puerto Rico, President, International Banking Entity, Treasurer/Vice President, 1993 – 1996
Finance Department, College of Business Administration, University of Puerto Rico, Associate Professor, 1989 – 2009
Dean Witter Reynolds, Head Trader/Sales Manager, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico,1989 – 1993
Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, Financial Advisor/Consultant, 1989 – 1989
Citicorp/Citibank, Citicorp Investment Bank of Puerto Rico, Vice President/Head Trader, 1984 - 1989

EDUCATION

Master of Business Administration (MBA), Corporate Finance, Investments, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Finance – First Honors, Interamerican University, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member of the Board of Director of ATLAS Mutual Fund, 2015 - 2016
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics, 2012 - 2016
  • Associate for Financial Professionals, 1997 - Present
  • Director, SER of Puerto Rico, 1995 - 1996
  • Vice President, Puerto Rico Financial Analysts Associations, 1994

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