Our Team

With more than 150 great employees across Latin América, we know that the key of success is having the best workplace with the right people. 


Board of Directors:

TIMOTHY HANDLEY
NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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Co-founder of LatAm Autos, and Director of Chestnut Partners Assessoria Financieira, Tim’s 15 years’ mergers & acquisitions experience includes the takeover defence of Colorado Group and the acquisition of Pacific Hydro. Tim worked at UBS and Gresham Partners

MICHAEL FITZPATRICK
EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

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Founder of the pioneering infrastructure asset management company, Hasting Funds Management Ltd., Michael has been a board member of multiple companies worldwide, including Rio Tinto Ltd.. He is a former Rhodes scholar and the current Australian Football League’s Chairman.

SIMON CLAUSEN
NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Simon has more than 17 years’ experience in high growth technology businesses in Australia and the U.S.. He founded WinGuides—now PC Tools—and was a founding investor of freelancer.com, the world’s largest online platform for crowdsourcing, and freelancing services.


JORGE MEJIA RIBADENEIRA
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & CEO

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Former CEO and current Chairman of Grupo Céntrico, Ecuador´s leading web portals company, Jorge founded and sold Multitrabajos.Com before becoming the Regional Vice-President of Bumeran.Com, Latin America´s largest network of employment portals.

GARETH BANNAN
CFO

Co-founder of LatAm Autos and Director of Chestnut Partners. Gareth has 14 years' financial management, mergers & acquisitions and capital markets experience in Latin America and Australia, including with KPMG Corporate Finance.

JACOBO MORENO
CTO

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Founder and CEO of PatioTuerca.Com, CTO of Grupo Céntrico, and co-founder of Vive1.Com, Jacobo Moreno is Ecuador’s most prominent tech. entrepreneurs, having grown PatioTuerca to become Ecuador´s leading auto classifieds portal.


DONALD CAHILL
NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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Donald Cahill is a Canadian national with over 22 years’ experience in the technology sector working for Brightstar (founding member, sold to SoftBank in 2014) and BBSS (a Softbank company). Mr Cahill currently works as an executive advisory role with BBSS, but also works identifying opportunities for Softbank's investment funds in the Americas. Mr Cahill is based in Silicon Valley and has a substantial understanding of the South American and Mexican markets.

JOE HANNA
NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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Joe Hanna is Australian with significant business experience in Latin America, most notably with Mitula. He has over 23 years digital product and technology experience and over 20 years in online classifieds and search experience. Mr Hanna founded ‘Modern Search’ which merged with ‘Mitula Classifeds’ in 2010. Mr Hanna was instrumental in the IPO of Mitula Group Limited on the ASX (ASX:MUA) in 2015 where he served as Non-Executive Director until it was sold in 2019 to Lifull (TSE:2120). Mr Hanna holds a Bachelor of Business (Hons), Computing major from the University of Victoria. Mr Hanna also serves as an Executive Director of ASX listed Real Estate Investar Group Limited (ASX:REV), a real-estate investment platform.