Aline is responsible for Pala’s proprietary commodity trading book, which includes both physical and derivatives exposure. In addition, Aline manages a macro-equities trading book. Finally, she oversees Pala’s portfolio risk management tools and commodity hedging strategy.
Aline has thirteen years of experience in portfolio management, equities and derivative trading, risk analysis, syndicated finance, debt restructuring, private and equity capital markets.
Prior to joining Pala in 2011, Aline worked at the World Bank -IFC where she managed a portfolio of investments in the manufacturing sector and executed several syndicated loan transactions.
Before this, Aline was part of the ABN AMRO Equity Capital Markets team, where she executed a number of IPOs. Prior to joining the ECM team at ABN AMRO, Aline worked on the treasury department as interest rate and liquidity risk modeler.
Aline began her career at the Louis Dreyfus Group in Brazil, where she worked as an economist responsible for estimating commodities’ demand and modeling hedging risk.
Aline holds BSc in economics, a MS in Finance and a MBA from the IE Business School, graduated with honors.