Florencia Vazquez, an economist with experience in the South America region, is Executive Director at Abadi & Co. Securities. Prior to joining Abadi & Co., she was Vice President in the Emerging Markets research group at J.P. Morgan Chase where she worked for almost eight years. Her focus was on macroeconomic coverage of Argentina, Chile and Uruguay and strategic recommendations on fixed income assets and FX. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan Chase, Ms Vazquez worked as an equity research analyst specializing in the food, cement and steel sectors. Ms Vazquez has a Masters degree in Economics and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Universidad de San Andres.