Charles Seville

Charles Seville

Co-Head of the Americas, Sovereign Ratings


Charles Seville is Co-Head of the Americas Sovereign team, based in New York. As lead analyst on the US and Mexico, he is primarily responsible for sovereign ratings and analysis, and for economic forecasts in conjunction with Fitch’s economics team.

Charles joined Fitch in 2006, with responsibility for the analysis of credits in the Middle East and Africa. Charles then moved on to cover sovereign risk in Emerging Europe and was Fitch’s lead analyst for Russia and the Ukraine.

Before joining Fitch Ratings in 2006, he spent five years as a Latin America analyst at the Economist Intelligence Unit, and occasional contributor to the Economist newspaper. Prior to that, he worked as a financial journalist and analyst covering emerging markets.

He graduated with a Bsc (Econ) in Government from the London School of Economics and Political Science, before going on to gain an MPhil in Latin American Studies from Cambridge University, and a master’s degree in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan.

Debate on the Global Economy & Its Implications to the Future of Financial Services Industry

3rd Floor Convention Center

– What does a slowing global economy mean for Latin America and the Caribbean? · Which countries are most exposed to the worsened global conditions, why? · What is the impact of trade tension on LAC? · The EU-Mercosur free trade agreement has finally been reached – what are the challenges to its implementation? · […]