Mario Aquino
Senior Vice President, Global Business Development
DBRS Ratings

Mario joined DBRS Morningstar in January 2015 and is responsible for the relationships with all Italian clients across Structured Finance, Financial Institutions, Sovereign and Corporate ratings. Furthermore, he is also involved in the relationships with international investors and in the NPL space for all European countries. Previously, Mario has ten years’ experience in investment banking with ABN AMRO followed by Royal Bank of Scotland. He worked in M&A for 5 years executing projects within the telecom, industrial and FI industry. He was part of the Italian FI Origination team at Royal Bank of Scotland, being involved also in DCM and Structured Finance deals.  
Mario holds a degree in business administration and a master of science in “Accounting, Corporate Finance and Control” at Bocconi University in Milan and speaks fluent English and Spanish.