General Manager, 18+ years experience in Packing, Construction Materials, and 7+ year in HydroElectric Generation Projects.
Perform General Management Positions or Business Divisions where I can contribute with my 26+ years experience directing manufacturing companies in the paper industry, aggregates and power generation with commercial operations in Guatemala, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean;
where goals have been reached and exceeded as a result of teamwork, selecting, training, developing individually and assigning the best people to each job, creating a work environment where there is harmony, respect and professional ethics.
Hidroelectrica Pacayas: June 2011 – Current
General Manager of a 5MW private hydroelectric power plant. Achievements:
- Start of the project from zero with management of licenses, permits, negotiation of the power sale contract (PPA), financing, design, relations with neighboring farms, institutional relations, construction and start of operations on March 25, 2015
- Zero work stoppages from the start of construction to date, which are often the result of problems generated by inadequate communication and relationship with the communities in the area.
Grupo Progreso: May 2001 – May 2011
General Manager Centro America Agregates: December 2009 -May 2011
Aggregates factory for construction, with 8 plants in Guatemala, 1 in Honduras and 1 in Panama. Received company at loss and took it positive profits in the first year of management.
- Improved relationships and service with customers
- The aggregates contract was reached in the construction of the Panama Canal