OUR TEAM

Manuel Uranga

MANAGING PARTNER, CO-FOUNDER

Manuel Uranga, a 21 year financial industry veteran and former Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, is a founding partner at A Plus Capital. He served as Executive Director at Smith Barney before joining Morgan Stanley in 2008. Mr. Uranga is originally from Spain, and holds a Masters in Economics and Business Administration from CUNEF (Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros) in Spain. He is an avid surfer and resides in the Upper East Side with his wife and twin daughters.

Ruben Lerner

MANAGING PARTNER, CO-FOUNDER

Ruben Lerner, formerly a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley has been a financial professional for over 17 years. He began his career at Merrill Lynch and also served as Executive Director at Smith Barney. Mr. Lerner is originally from Venezuela, and holds a Masters in Business Administration from Boston University and a Bachelor of Finance degree from Universidad Metropolitan in Venezuela. He is a wine connoisseur and resides in Scarsdale, NY with his wife and three children.

Ariel Materin

DIRECTOR OF SALES

Ariel Materin, junior partner at A Plus Capital, manages client acquisition, as well as investment strategy. Before joining A Plus, he was with Morgan Stanley and JP Morgan. Mr. Materin is originally from Argentina, and graduated from Drexel University in 2008 with a Bachelor in Business Administration. He resides in the Upper East Side with his wife and daughter and is a passionate sports fan.

Maria Judith Dib

Customer Service Associate

Maria Judith Dib is a Customer Service Associate. She worked for over 17 years in Wealth Management/Private Banking at Amerant Bank (formerly Mercantil Commercebank). Born in Philadelphia, raised in Caracas, Venezuela, Maria Judith graduated from Universidad Catolica Andres Bello with a Bachelor Degree in Psychology.  Living in Miami for over 27 years with her daughter and son, Maria Judith manages the customer relations of our high net worth customers from our office in Brickell Avenue, Miami.