Nancy Valiente is a Managing Director of the firm’s corporate advisory business in Asia.
Ms. Valiente has twenty years of work experience in investment banking and in industry. Prior to joining Evercore, Ms. Valiente was President of John Hardy International, a luxury jewelry brand. Before that, Ms. Valiente was the CFO of SCMP Group, a listed company in Hong Kong, and Managing Director of its subsidiary South China Morning Post Publishers Limited. Ms. Valiente led several M&A assignments and served on the Board and Executive Committees of several companies representing SCMP Group.
Ms. Valiente also worked at Merrill Lynch on M&A and capital markets transactions in a range of industries including media & telecommunications, financial services and power. Some of her assignments include advising Kookmin Bank, Shinhan Bank and Bank Danamon on recapitalization and National Power Corporation of the Philippines in its privatization. Ms. Valiente’s other significant assignments include the privatization and dual listing of PT Indosat on the NYSE and Jakarta Stock Exchange and the dual listing of iCable Communications on Nasdaq and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Ms. Valiente received her B.S. in Business Administration and Accountancy magna cum laude from the University of the Philippines and her M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.