Corey Modeste, Director of Business Development

Corey Modeste joined ARG in 2014 and serves as the firm's Director of Business Development.  Mr. Modeste has an extensive background in global credit analysis. Prior to ARG, Mr. Modeste covered corporate and sovereign credit analysis in sub-Saharan Africa for Greylock Capital Management. In this role, he wasoften on the ground throughout the sub-region (particularly in Ghana, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Cameroon, Tanzania and Uganda) and is currently working on several African transactions in the financial services and infrastructure sectors.

offerings for emerging market companies as well as organizing and arranging financing for various projects, including the construction of luxury hotels in the Caribbean, the restructuring of the national debts of countries and several cross-border commercial ventures.

Ms Roach was born and raised in the parish of St. Catherine, Jamaica and currently resides in New York.

Alsion Roach, President

Alsion Marie Roach is President and Chief Executive Officer of The Alsion Roach Group, LLC (ARG).  Ms Roach has extensive experience in the financial industry, having worked for years at a number of financial services companies in a variety of posts.

Ms Roach has spent 10 years in the International Debt Capital Markets, Emerging Markets, and High Yield groups at Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. (BSC). While at BSC, she was instrumental in structuring and bringing to market a number of securities 

From 2002 to 2007, Mr. Modeste was an associate director with Fitch Ratings in New York.  At Fitch, Mr. Modeste worked in the Global Infrastructure Group, notably in the aviation, maritime and transportation sectors. Prior to Fitch, Mr. Modeste worked at Marin Mountain Bikes GmbH in Nuremberg, Germany and San Francisco, CA, where he was head of the company’s global forecasting and logistical supply chain activities.

Before Marin, Mr. Modeste was an analyst at the consulting firm Putnam, Hayes and Bartlett in Cambridge, MA, where he worked on merger and acquisition transactions in the electric utility, energy and transportation sectors.

Mr. Modeste received a BA in Economics from Williams College in 1996 and is fluent in French and highly proficient in Spanish and German.

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