We advise and raise assets for fund managers and companies from global investors

For more information on Alpine and our investment offerings:


Alpine Capital Advisors is a placement agent and advisory firm that raises capital for investment managers and companies. Our vision is to seek and present unique investment opportunities while sharing dynamic content and intelligence. We look for investment partners and opportunities with exceptional investor alignment that aim to produce durable and differentiated investment performance. Our New York office focuses on North American investors and our Santiago, Chile office focuses on Latin American investors and regulations associated with the local markets. We work with managers in the private and public markets across a broad range of geographies, asset classes and strategies. On a very select basis we also work on co-investment and direct investment opportunities.

PINEBASE & Alpine Investment Review (AIR)
Our sister company, Pinebase, manages portals for investors to access global market news, resources, libraries, events, job postings and other content on investing. We combine old-fashioned curation, aggregation and writing with modern in-house content scrapers and trend-analysis algorithms to help us stay on top of the markets and deliver intelligence through mediums below:
– US/Global: pinebaseglobal.com is where we house our English content. We send our monthly newsletter called the Alpine Investment Review (AIR) newsletter which highlights content from Pinebase to more than 11,000 investors around the world, we invite you to subscribe to AIR.
– LatAm: pinebaseglobal.com/latam focuses on Latin American investments and markets. We invite you to subscribe to LatAm newsletter called the Latin America Alpine Investment Review (LAIR).
– China: pinebase.com hosts our Chinese content and we look forward to sending out a periodic newsletter in 2018. We invite you to subscribe to the China Alpine Investment Review (CHAIR). We also are at the final stage of building a deal site where Chinese investors can browse global deals, funds and products.

Our relationships with allocators are strongest in North & South America and Asia and include:
– End-User Allocators: Public and Corporate Plans, Hospitals, Sovereign Wealth Funds Endowments, Foundations, Family Offices and Insurance Companies
– Fiduciaries & Advisors: Fund of Funds, Consultants, Multi-Family Offices, Outsourced CIOs / Endowments, Private Banks and RIAs
– Strategics: Corporate and Financial Sponsors and Investment Managers


Alpine Investment Review (AIR)AIR newsletter is sent monthly on investors, allocators, the asset management industry and market sentiment. All stories can be found on our Pinebase website.Subscribe

LatAm Alpine Investment Review (LAIR)LAIR is the Latin American version of AIR, and is sent monthly on investments and businesses in the region. All stories can be found on our Pinebase Latam website.Subscribe

China Alpine Investment Review (CHAIR)CHAIR will be launched in 1H 2018 and is a Chinese Language version of AIR. All stories can be found on our Chinese Language website which will be launched in 2Q.Subscribe

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Les Baquiran started Alpine in 2014 and prior he was a Principal at Park Hill, a division of Blackstone where he covered North and South American investors and Funds in the Americas, Europe and Asia. He has worked on over 50 fundraisings during his career.  Prior to Blackstone, he was a Managing Director at ISI Group (now Evercore), covering investors in the Americas, Asia and Australia, opening the firms’ first relationships in Korea, Brazil, New Zealand and Malaysia.  He began his career at Brown Brothers Harriman as an equity research analyst.

He is a senior advisor to Good Judgment Inc., a Term Member at the Council of Foreign Relations, Co-Director of the Latin American Board of the Hedge Fund Association, and Leadership Council Member of the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA).  Les has spoken at or advised on curriculum at schools including Harvard, Stanford, Yale and NYU.  He graduated from Connecticut College with a degree in International Political Economy with study abroad and exchanges at Georgetown University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, US Coast Guard Academy and University of Cape Town.  He is also a member at Empire Angels, Toigo Foundation, Asia Society, The Chinese Finance Association and China Institute.  He is an Alternative Rock fan and records with the music project called See for Days.  He lives in New York with his wife and four children.


Alpine Capital Advisors is looking for the following positions:

Junior Distribution Analyst: We are looking to hire a self-driven, intellectually curious, team-oriented candidate looking to work in an entrepreneurial environment helping to place private investment offerings to current and prospective institutional and private clients. The candidate must have a command and passion for investments and markets as they will be interacting with Limited Partners, General Partners and companies. Series 7 and 63 is not required but a plus.

If you are interested please send resumes (no cover letter required) to info@alpineca.com.

LocationNew York | Santiago

150 E 52nd Street, 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-882-1953
Fax: 917-410-7577
Email: info@alpineca.com

Av. Apoquindo 2930, Office 801, Las Condes, Santiago de Chile
Phone: +562-3245-0762
Email: dm@alpineca.com