Elvira Scotto is a Director at RBC Capital Markets, focusing on master limited partnerships equity research. Ms. Scotto joined RBC Capital Markets in 2011 as an Equity Research Analyst, bringing with her more than a decade of equity research experience. Prior to joining RBC Capital Markets, Ms. Scotto spent two years at Credit Suisse Group co-covering MLPs. She began following the energy sector at Banc of America Securities in 2007, when she initiated coverage of pipelines and gas utilities. In 2008, she expanded her coverage to include MLPs. Ms. Scotto holds an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a B.A. in economics from Fordham University. She is a CFA Charterholder.