Honorio Poblador IV is a partner at Navegar. He has over 18 years of investment banking and private equity experience and has completed transactions throughout Asia. Immediately prior to establishing Navegar, he was a Managing Director at Rothschild, responsible for its Philippine business and Financial Sponsors coverage for South East Asia.
Notable Philippine transactions completed during his term include the privatization of the National Transmission Corporation, the acquisition by Providence Equity Partners and Ayala Corporation of eTelecare, the sale of British Gas's stake in Santa Rita and San Lorenzo power plants and the acquisition by Femsa of Coca Cola Bottlers Philippines, Inc. He has held positions at Credit Suisse First Boston and Morgan Stanley Private Equity. He is currently a member of the Board of Advisors of ABS-CBN.
He graduated with a degree in Management Economics from Ateneo de Manila University and has an MBA from Columbia University in New York.