Financial Security Assurance has hired Dan Champeau has joined the firm as a director in the Infrastructure Finance Group -- Americas. The new hire will report to Olivier Garnier, managing director and head of the infrastructure Finance Group - Americas. Champeau was formerly at Fitch Ratings, where he was managing director and the head of the global infrastructure and project finance group -Americas.
"We've had a long relationship with Dan and feel he brings the right combination of experience in both P3s and Project Finance. He will make a strong addition to our team," said Managing Director Garnier.
In earlier positions at Fitch, Champeau was the head of the New York Public Finance office, and also managed all revenue bond and infrastructure ratings groups nationwide, including transportation, public power utilities, health care/hospitals, sports/entertainment facilities, among others. He was also the vice chairman of the public finance executive committee.