CEO & LOGISTICS DIRECTOR / FOUNDER
Proud Mexican, born in Mexico City, he studied Business Administration at the Universidad Panamérica in Mexico City. Before graduation, he participated in an exchange program with Lesley University (Boston, USA). It allowed him to specialize in international business, with the firm intention to develop professionally in the export industry. In 1997, he started his career in the area of global logistics as Air Export Manager at Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD) in Mexico. In 2001, he was transferred to New York to develop new accounts with EXPD as Corporate Account Manager. During his time in New York, he has started up 2 restaurants and worked as a bartender in a Mexican cocktail bar. In 2010, this time love, makes him move again, to Belgium with EXPD.
Andrés is of Mexican and USA nationality.
ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR / Co-FOUNDER
30 years of experience in international trade, mostly for the automotive industry. Has successfully managed P&L over €100 million and led growth through targeted marketing and business development activities. Strong administrative and cost management skills. He Figueroa is general manager of ICAFIS SA (real estate) and Matrax sprl (consulting), besides sitting at the board of various start-ups (Helpigo, Fromscratch, CV-Trust). Jean-Christophe is a Mexican and French national and an enthusiast tequila and Mezcal collector.
Jean-Christophe has Mexican and French nationality.
BRAND DIRECTOR /Co-Founder
Professional Architect. founder of Los Agaves, the first company that has promoted and positioned Mescals and other Mexican agave distilled products in the best cocktail bars in Belgium and in the Netherlands, though tastings, conferences and cooperationwith other platforms. With 4 year’s of experience in these incredible cultural enterprises he got in touch with different cooperatives, medium or small artisanal producers and European distribution platforms. He is interested in the Mexican and global cultural development, believing that cultural exchange is a powerful force.
Marco is of Mexican and Belgian nationality.