Mercatus is excited to welcome Luis Frausto to its growing team. Luis comes to Mercatus from PNC Financial Services Group, bringing over his years of experience in both finance and private markets software. Luis will be joining the Mercatus team in Austin, Texas.
Ali Mamujee, VP of Product Marketing, recently sat with Luis to learn more about his new role, what brought him to Mercatus, and his thoughts on the future of private markets technology.
What is your role at Mercatus?
I’m a Program Manager based in Austin, TX. I advise clients on leveraging Mercatus’ data and technology platform to deliver actionable outcomes and insights.
What did you do prior to Mercatus?
I’ve worked in finance for over 8 years across a variety of settings including investment banking and municipal finance. Most recently, I spent 3 years at PNC Financial Services Group advising organizations on integrating enterprise-wide B2B technology solutions for cash management needs, with a focus on automation, compliance, and working capital enhancement.
What excites you about Mercatus?
I’m excited about the company’s vision to bring total transparency to private markets investing. The people and culture are exceptional, the mission is clear, and Mercatus is primed to deliver on its vision during an extraordinary time in the market.
What is your favorite karaoke song?
If I had to choose a favorite, I would say “1999” by Prince.
Give us a fun fact about yourself.
My wife and I recently road-tripped from Maryland to Utah, stopping off to camp along the way. We never imagined doing something like that but now we’re looking forward to hitting the road again to settle in Austin, TX.