Emily Romano

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Emily Romano is the Senior Associate, Risk Management at Root Capital, where she develops, documents, and implements lending policies and procedures and maintains Root Capital's lending policy manual. Emily develops and maintains underwriting tools, guidelines, and resources and plans and facilitates training on lending policies and procedures for staff based in Latin America, Africa, and Indonesia. In addition, she manages the monthly process to assign risk classifications to the active loan portfolio and prepares monthly and quarterly reports on the portfolio-at-risk for internal staff and an executive team committee, board committees, and external audiences. Emily joined Root Capital in 2011 after graduating from Rice University with BAs in Mathematical Economic Analysis and Policy Studies.