"Lawrence is a non-stop problem solver. He is tireless in his drive to reach goals and execute on business plans. I would recommend Lawrence as a smart, imaginative, attack unit to deploy on any cross-border investment plan or technological challenge."
Doctoral Candidate Yale University
"I've known Lawrence for over ten years. During that time, I have borne witness to his clarity of vision. That is, his ability to cut through the fog of numbers that surround complicated deals and determine the viability of a project quickly. In a world where time is money, his discernment and diligence is invaluable."
Federal Congressman Federal Government of the United States of the Republic of Mexico
"I had the pleasure of working with Lawrence on a significant opportunity in the specialty finance market during the GFC. Lawrence provided extremely valuable technical & financial expertise that allowed us to efficiently expand into adjacent asset classes that were perceived to be trading at significant discounts to intrinsic value. (more…)"
Financial Analyst Värde Partners
"Lawrence has a unique and valuable skill set that proved very useful in the course of projects we worked on together. He is an exceptionally capable programmer and modeler. We put a couple of very challenging modeling/automation challenges in front of him he solved them fairly easily. (more…)"
Head of Real Estate Operations Macquarie Mexican REIT
"I have known and worked with Lawrence for many years, he is one of the smartest guys I know. Lawrence has an exceptional breadth and depth of skill that enables him to accurately analyze problems and opportunities, develop targeted plans, then execute on time and on budget. (more…)"
Head of Telematics and Advanced Solutions at CSAA Insurance Group AAA Insurer
"I've worked with Lawrence on a number of occasions and at different companies over the past twenty years and have always been impressed by his work ethic, ingenuity and resilience. (more…)"
co-founder, CEO Agility 360
"I met Lawrence almost 10 years ago in Mexico City when he was starting Axia and in every interaction we have had since he has proven to be a very smart professional with an enormous capacity to put separate pieces of a puzzle together to the benefit of the company. (more…)"
co-founder, CEO Mimoni
"In the nearly 10 years I've known him, Lawrence has continually impressed me with his wide and impressive network of professional relationships, as well as his thoughtful and proactive approach to identifying and pursuing attractive market opportunities. He's a real asset to any collaboration."
"Lawrence and I worked on a complex cross-border financing transaction together and not only did he demonstrate strong technical skills but he was also very creative and willing to think out of the box. (more…)"
Co-founder Symmetrical Networks
"Lawrence is thoughtful, hard-working, and entrepreneurial - he has a thorough and realistic understanding of what it takes to do business in an emerging market such as Mexico. I will gladly consider investing in Lawrence's future projects."
Co-founder Route One Investment Company
"I’ve worked with Lawrence on international financial and tax matters for nearly eight years. Lawrence is one of those rare people who can clearly communicate very complicated business transactions, in simple terms, that I can understand. (more…)"
Co-founder Tax Squad
"I had the opportunity of working with Lawrence as an investment banker for the potential acquisition of a pool of distressed mortgages in Mexico. The transaction involved very sensitive discussions with a Global Financial Institution and required complex asset structuring capabilities (more…)"
Partner Lead Impact Investments
"It's rare to come across someone who can navigate both the US and Latin American business environments with ease, but Lawrence does it effortlessly. I've worked with Lawrence on a number of projects and admire his level of dedication, research and project management skills."
Consultant Independent Manufacturer's Rep
"After collaborating with Lawrence over the last 5 years, I would describe him as: (more…)"
"I worked with Lawrence while at Axia. He is innovative and entrepreneurial. He both envisioned and executed his ideas"
Managing Partner Discovery Americas
"I worked with Lawrence McDaniel while GM of inov-8 in the Americas. I was searching for a distribution partner in Mexico to expand inov-8's Americas presence southward. He was a pleasure to work with and (more…)"
Brand Manager of the Americas Inov-8
"Out of the box, smart and innovative thinker. It was a pleasure working with Lawrence feeding on his great knowledge of structured finance and business skills."
Chief Financial Officer Financiera Cuallix
"It was a pleasure working with Lawrence as his attorney on a number of projects. He is creative, smart, understands how business is done in MEX and the US, is able to translate between the two, (more…)"
Partner Schiff Hardin
"Lawrence is one of the most imaginative, hardest working, and most socially gifted business and IT professionals I have ever worked with. Also, the man you want on your team in Mexico for sure. Always a pleasure to work with him. We have done some great things together. Highly recommended."
Executive VP of Servicing Sherman Financial Group