TEAM

CARLOS
ÁLVAREZ
FIGUEROA

Carlos, Paisano’s anchor investor and chairman, is committed to improving the lives of smallholder farmers. He promotes Paisano as a means of connecting private capital with small scale agricultural producers to build sustainable enterprises that boost rural development. Carlos’ has 40 years of experience as an entrepreneur and business leader in Mexico.

MIGUEL
GALLO
REYNOSO

Miguel Gallo Reynoso es el Director General de Grupo Paisano. Es Ingeniero Agrónomo. En su trayectoria profesional ha sido investigador, tuvo una trayectoria de casi 25 años, en bancos y sofomes, en el financiamiento al sector agropecuario y al medio rural, que incluyó la atención a proyectos sociales y ambientales.
Participó en la creación de una escuela de negocios para empresas medianas, de índole social que se desempeñan en la Economía Social y Solidaria.

OMAR
ORTEGA
QUEZADA

Omar is Paisano’s CFO. He has over 24 years of experience working in finance at large national corporations, including Cablemás Telecomunicaciones and Ocesa Entretenimiento. He has a degree in Public Accounting from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and a Diploma from Harvard Business School.

DARÍO
VALENCIA
ARMAS

Dario is Paisano´s COO. He has worked with rural communities in Mexico and Ecuador for over
15 years. He brings sensitivity and vision to the reality of the smallholder farmers´ needs and potential so that these are sucessfully aligned with those of investors to build sustainable and scalable businesses. He has a Master’s degree in Administration and Microfinance from the Universidad Tecnológica