Keith Rodwell

CEO Keith Rodwell, CEO of The Alta Group Asia-Pacific Region, has more than three decades of experience as an executive in global finance companies, with significant expertise in corporate finance, funding, capital management, mergers and acquisitions and risk management and compliance. Keith joins Alta following a series of executive leadership posts across Australia and the … Read more

Juan Neil Dodds

Juan Dodds Profile

Senior Managing Director – Latin America Juan Dodds, a Senior Managing Director leading the Management Consulting Practice at The Alta Group Latin American Region, has spent 16 years in foreign trade for several multinational companies before joining the leasing industry more than two decades ago. During his career he has been deeply involved in the … Read more

Melvin Lobo Dinis

Senior Managing Director – Latin America Melvin Lobo Dinis is a Senior Managing Director at The Alta Group in the Latin American Region. With more than twenty years in the leasing industry in Central America, Melvin brings extensive experience in market entry, credit analysis, vendor programs, training, and funding to clients in the Central America … Read more

Jim Jackson

Jim Jackson

Co-Chief Executive Officer James R. (Jim) Jackson, Jr. is co-Chief Executive Officer at The Alta Group and leader of its Merger and Acquisition Advisory Practice. Alta’s clients benefit from the fresh perspective provided by our experience in arranging more than 200 equipment leasing and specialty finance business acquisitions across a spectrum of business models and … Read more

Valerie L. Gerard

Co-CEO Valerie L. Gerard is co-Chief Executive Officer of The Alta Group and leads the Strategy & Competitive Alignment practice. She brings deep leadership and advising experience to Alta. In her work with clients, Valerie helps companies design and implement value-creating solutions. She partners with leadership teams on both strategic and tactical issues from growth … Read more

Paul Bent

Paul Bent Profile

Senior Managing Director Paul Bent is a senior managing director at The Alta Group and the leader of Alta’s Legal Services practice. He offers clients the benefit of several decades of direct management and practical experience in virtually every critical aspect of equipment leasing management, transactions, operations, and legal affairs. Paul has been actively involved … Read more

Carl C. Chrappa

Senior Managing Director Carl C. Chrappa is senior managing director and Asset Management Practice Leader. He possesses over five decades of hands-on equipment valuation and inspection experience. Together with remarketing acumen obtained over years of auction company experience and retail equipment remarketing, with the goal of preparing the most accurate appraisals and obtaining the highest … Read more

Rafael Castillo-Triana

CEO – Latin America Rafael Castillo-Triana, CEO of The Alta Group Latin American Region, is an international attorney with more than 37 years in the leasing industry. Rafael’s in-depth knowledge of international leasing law and extensive experience founding, developing, and managing lease finance companies is invaluable to Alta clients that seek to establish and expand … Read more

Guillermo Berretta

Senior Managing Director – Latin America Guillermo J. Berretta is the Senior Managing Director leading the Investment Banking Services and Merger and Acquisition Practice at The Alta Group, Latin America. He has over two decades of experience in the equipment leasing and finance industry. Guillermo’s expertise includes: funding, M&A, portfolio management, leasing systems selections and implementations, … Read more