Prior to founding Paragon Analysis, Mr. de Roque served as a senior Corporate Finance Officer with Security Pacific Bank where he managed the relationships of multinational corporations headquartered in Los Angeles and Chicago. His responsibilities included identifying credit, corporate finance, and interest rate management opportunities and delivering the banks' capabilities to these multinational clients. During his tenure there he was active in the financing of middle market leveraged transactions located in Northern California. Following his employment with Security Pacific Bank, Mr. de Roque ran one of the credit training programs for Bank of America, with responsibility for design, instruction and management of advanced finance courses for domestic and international lenders.
He holds a BA in Economics from the University of California and an MBA from the University of Southern California.