Marta Ricardo is the senior director of alumni and international career services at Columbia Law School.
She spent most of her professional career working as a lawyer, rating analyst, and investment banker in the structured finance industry. Prior to joining the Law School, Ricardo was a managing director at HSBC Securities, where she was responsible for credit card and student loan ABS origination, Latin American structured finance, and covered bond product introduction to U.S. banks.
She is an active member of the National Association for Law Placement and served as the founding co-chair of the Alumni Career Services Interest Group (now Section). She also serves as a negotiation workshop adjunct faculty member.
Ricardo came to New York City in 1991 to attend the Law School, where she was the chair of Latino/a Law Students Association and the coordinator of the Moot Court Program.
Ricardo graduated from Columbia Law School in 1994.