Jean-Louis Guinchard

Managing Principal, RCX Capital (SFO)

Jean-Louis Guinchard is the Managing Principal of RCX Capital Group and has over 25 years of investment banking, merchant banking and private equity experience.  Mr. Guinchard is also a founding partner of O&A Real Estate Development Partners, a private equity real estate investment company sponsored by O’Connor Capital Partners and the Ahumada family, the founding and principal shareholders of Consorcio ARA, the leading affordable entry level housing developer in Mexico and Latin America. Previous to this, he served as the Co-Head of Latin American Investment, Corporate and Merchant Banking of Banc of America Securities (BAS) and President of the Board of Bank of America Mexico where he was responsible for managing over $18 billion in assets and over 800 people in seven countries and head of the Family Wealth Advisor platform at Bank of America for Southern California and Latin America. Before joining BAS in 1998, Mr. Guinchard spent over twelve years at Salomon Brothers and Goldman Sachs within the corporate finance, M&A and private investment groups.

Mr. Guinchard received his bachelor and bachelor of business degrees in Honors Economics (Plan II) and Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin and his M.B.A. from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. Mr. Guinchard was a member of the Young President’s Organization (YPO) for many years and is active on many public and private company and charitable boards. Mr. Guinchard is actively involved in several industry affiliations and speaks regularly at a variety of real estate industry and family office conferences and events.