Rafael Ramirez

Rafael Ramirez


  • An attorney with special expertise in international financial law.
  • Provides legal support for Alta projects in Latin America, particularly Colombia.
  • Works with Alta principals on behalf of clients including the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and FEDELEASING.

Rafael Ramirez, an associate based in Bogota, Colombia, is an attorney with additional degrees in economics and in international financial law. His knowledge of local laws and international finance laws and trends provides critical legal support for Alta customers undertaking projects in Colombia and other Latin American countries. Organizations that have benefited from his work include the International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank, and FEDELEASING, a federation of leasing companies in Colombia.

“Working with The Alta Group allows me to apply my international financial law expertise in many Latin American countries, helping them develop or improve their leasing industries.”

Rafael was educated in Colombia, the United States and United Kingdom. He has more than 15 years experience as a private legal counselor, five of them in litigation. Early in his career he worked for Colorado State University as an research associate within the economic research field. Rafael later served as an assistant attorney for Grupo Suramericana, one of the most important financial groups in Colombia, and thereafter as the head of the legal department at Suleasing Internacional. He participated in the structuring of Grupo Suramericana’s financial operations in Colombia and Central America, as well as the creation of the company’s new subsidiaries.

Contact Information

Rafael Ramirez
Cr.15 # 98-42 Of. 406
Edificio Office Point
Bogota Colombia
(57-1) 704-3450