Alonso was born in Lima, Peru, and holds a Bachelor in Economics from Universidad del Pacífico. He has more than six years’ experience on sales and trading desks, covering currencies, securities, financial derivatives and hedging advisory. He started his career working within Credicorp Capital’s investment product structuring team in Peru. He later relocated to Chile where he worked on J.P. Morgan’s sales and marketing desk, covering Chilean and Peruvian institutions. For the last two and a half years, he worked on Citibank’s local markets corporate desk in Peru. Alonso also co-founded AseguraloHoy.com, a website that helps people easily purchase car insurance policies from multiple insurers. At LBS, Alonso is an executive committee member of the careers team for the LatAm Club and is also an MBA student ambassador. He enjoys travelling, football and squash.