China-Mexico Fund

China-Mexico Fund makes equity, equity-related and mezzanine investments in privately held companies in Mexico

Fund facts

Size (US)US$1.2 billion Vintage Year 2014 SectorAll IFC Sectors RegionMexico

China-Mexico Fund makes equity, equity-related and mezzanine investments in privately held companies in Mexico

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China-Mexico Fund
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US$1.2 billion
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Fund team

Cesar Urrea


Cesar Urrea

Head, China-Mexico Fund

Prior to joining AMC in 2015, Cesar worked for Zephyr Management LP, Nexxus Capital, and co-founded a financial and private equity advisory firm in Mexico. Cesar has extensive experience of investing in Mexico and has worked in private equity for more than 15 years.


Cesar holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management and a BA in Business Administration from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México.

Laura Vila

Senior Investment Officer

Laura Vila

Senior Investment Officer, China-Mexico Fund

Laura been working in IFC’s Mexico office for five years where she has led business development efforts, in particular in telecommunications and oil and gas, and worked in equity and debt transactions in sectors such as financial markets and manufacturing. Before coming to Mexico, she worked in the Portfolio Management and the Equity department focusing on designing and implementing derivative and structure finance transactions, managing FX proceeds of the Corporation, pricing financial instruments and developing medium term vulnerability and rich/cheap models for emerging markets. Before joining IFC in 2005, Laura worked for five years at the Central Bank of Colombia in the international reserves department.


Laura holds a Master in Financial Engineering and a Master in Applied Economics from University of Michigan and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Universidad de los Andes in Bogota, Colombia.

Marco Hernandez

Investment Officer

Marco Hernandez

Investment Officer, China-Mexico Fund

Alejandro Gonzalez Morgado


Alejandro Gonzalez Morgado



Investment Sector Country Status Investment Date
Citla Energy, SAPI de CV Oil Exploration, Production Mexico Current April, 2016



Oil Exploration, Production





Investment Date

April, 2016