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D.T. Ignacio Jayanti is the managing partner of Corsair Capital, a private equity firm focused on investing in the financial services industry. Prior to spinning off Corsair as an independent business from J.P. Morgan in 2006, Ignacio played a key role as a senior member of the investment team of the predecessor Corsair Funds and also was responsible for managing the operations of the Corsair business from 1994 onwards. From 1994 to 1999, Ignacio was also a senior member of the investment banking department of J.P. Morgan, where he headed the emerging markets financial institutions group. Prior to J.P. Morgan, Ignacio worked at Credit Suisse First Boston in the financial institutions group both in New York and London. His investment banking experience includes complex advisory assignments in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. He holds both a BA and an MA in economics from Queens’ College, Cambridge University. Ignacio is a Fellow of the inaugural class of the Finance Leaders Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.