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
EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

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.

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
NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.