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Meet our team

We immerse ourselves in our clients’ companies in order to obtain a deep understanding of their needs and work hand-in-hand with them to create specific, collaborative solutions that resolve their main communication challenges.

Damian Fraser

Partner

Damian founded Miranda Partners in 2018; he was Mexico Country Manager of UBS from 2001 to 2018, where he oversaw the 180-person local Investment Banking, Wealth Management and Equity businesses. Previously he ran UBS’s Latin American Equity division, worked as Head of UBS LatAm Equity Research, and was “Number One” ranked LatAm “Institutional Investor” equity analyst for Strategy for multiple years. Prior to banking, Damian was a journalist at The Economist (economics correspondent), and at the Financial Times (Mexico bureau chief). He holds a CFA, an MPA from Harvard University, and BA from Oxford University in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE).

Damian Fraser

Partner

Damian founded Miranda Partners in 2018; he was Mexico Country Manager of UBS from 2001 to 2018, where he oversaw the 180-person local Investment Banking, Wealth Management and Equity businesses. Previously he ran UBS’s Latin American Equity division, worked as Head of UBS LatAm Equity Research, and was “Number One” ranked LatAm “Institutional Investor” equity analyst for Strategy for multiple years. Prior to banking, Damian was a journalist at The Economist (economics correspondent), and at the Financial Times (Mexico bureau chief). He holds a CFA, an MPA from Harvard University, and BA from Oxford University in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE).

Laura Guillén

Partner

Laura Guillén studied Aeronautics Management at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, completing her studies with an International MBA at EAE Business School. She has worked for the aeronautical industry at Barcelona El Prat Airport and at London Luton Airport. Since her arrival in Mexico City, six years ago, she has acquired experience in the financial sector. She was a fixed income broker in MEI (Institutional) and ENLACE for four years, the first Mexican interdealer brokerage company.

Laura Guillén

Partner

Laura Guillén studied Aeronautics Management at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, completing her studies with an International MBA at EAE Business School. She has worked for the aeronautical industry at Barcelona El Prat Airport and at London Luton Airport. Since her arrival in Mexico City, six years ago, she has acquired experience in the financial sector. She was a fixed income broker in MEI (Institutional) and ENLACE for four years, the first Mexican interdealer brokerage company.

Jesús Sandoval

Partner - Designer and Web Developer

Jesus is a specialist in digital marketing strategic development. Jesús holds a Bachelor in Graphic Design from the Instituto Tecnológico de Sonora, and has participated in digital projects development for Boones, Carlo Rossi, Campo Vivo and Telcel regarding branding and web design. He has also worked along with the IMSS and SEMARNAT in the design of SEO´s and SEM´s strategies, in order to strengthen their social media positioning.

Jesús Sandoval

Partner - Designer and Web Developer

Jesus is a specialist in digital marketing strategic development. Jesús holds a Bachelor in Graphic Design from the Instituto Tecnológico de Sonora, and has participated in digital projects development for Boones, Carlo Rossi, Campo Vivo and Telcel regarding branding and web design. He has also worked along with the IMSS and SEMARNAT in the design of SEO´s and SEM´s strategies, in order to strengthen their social media positioning.

Gabriela Jiménez

Senior Analyst

Gabriela is a journalist and communications specialist, with a focus on the economic and financial sectors, from the Universidad Iberoamericana. She has worked with outlets such as La Jornada and elEconomista.es, and was the director of EconomíaHoy.mx for three years. She has a Master’s Degree in Journalism and Public Policy from CIDE. Gabriela’s main areas of interest are financial inclusion and the gender wage gap.

Gabriela Jiménez

Senior Analyst

Gabriela is a journalist and communications specialist, with a focus on the economic and financial sectors, from the Universidad Iberoamericana. She has worked with outlets such as La Jornada and elEconomista.es, and was the director of EconomíaHoy.mx for three years. She has a Master’s Degree in Journalism and Public Policy from CIDE. Gabriela’s main areas of interest are financial inclusion and the gender wage gap.

Joe Leonard

Senior Analyst

Joe completed his MBA at Georgetown University in 2019, with a certificate in Consumer Analytics. His work experience includes being the financial and procurement specialist for a public policy research institute in DC, a project manager for a USAID Rule of Law project in Mexico, and a paid staff member on Obama’s 2012 presidential campaign. His BA is in International Relations and Spanish from California State University Chico.

Joe Leonard

Senior Analyst

Joe completed his MBA at Georgetown University in 2019, with a certificate in Consumer Analytics. His work experience includes being the financial and procurement specialist for a public policy research institute in DC, a project manager for a USAID Rule of Law project in Mexico, and a paid staff member on Obama’s 2012 presidential campaign. His BA is in International Relations and Spanish from California State University Chico.

Tania Rojas

Analyst

Tania studied International Relations at the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México. She also was a partner in the civil association Mujeres a Proa! which is dedicated to generating entrepreneurship and job training projects for women from several communities in Mexico City. She served as General Secretary of the student organization Debate ITAM and was a member of the representative team in national and international tournaments.

Tania Rojas

Analyst

Tania studied International Relations at the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México. She also was a partner in the civil association Mujeres a Proa! which is dedicated to generating entrepreneurship and job training projects for women from several communities in Mexico City. She served as General Secretary of the student organization Debate ITAM and was a member of the representative team in national and international tournaments.

Oscar Alcántara

Analyst

Oscar attained a degree with a distinction in Political Science from ITAM with an international academic experience at Sciences Po University in Paris, France. While in college, he served as a member of the Student Board and collaborated in the local newspaper and in Animal Politico. He has worked as an analyst at a Data Science Start Up and at a Political Communication Agency.

Oscar Alcántara

Analyst

Oscar attained a degree with a distinction in Political Science from ITAM with an international academic experience at Sciences Po University in Paris, France. While in college, he served as a member of the Student Board and collaborated in the local newspaper and in Animal Politico. He has worked as an analyst at a Data Science Start Up and at a Political Communication Agency.

Sofia Fraser

Analyst

Sofia graduated in 2019 from Sarah Lawrence College in New York with a BA in Liberal Arts, after which she returned to her native Mexico. She has worked in the art world at Christie’s (Mexico), Phillips (New York), and Artnet (New York), and has had experience in both event planning and marketing at organizations such as David Stark (New York), Another Company (Mexico), and Harper’s Bazaar (New York). She most recently held a position at the United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce in New York City. She is a British and Mexican citizen.

Sofia Fraser

Analyst

Sofia graduated in 2019 from Sarah Lawrence College in New York with a BA in Liberal Arts, after which she returned to her native Mexico. She has worked in the art world at Christie’s (Mexico), Phillips (New York), and Artnet (New York), and has had experience in both event planning and marketing at organizations such as David Stark (New York), Another Company (Mexico), and Harper’s Bazaar (New York). She most recently held a position at the United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce in New York City. She is a British and Mexican citizen.

Join our team!

We are always looking for new talent, please contact us to join the team.