Our management team consists of experienced deal makers and investors. Our Chief Executive Officer, Felipe Gonzalez, is Chief Executive Officer of Strongrock Associates SL (“Strongrock”), a London-based investment office. Mr. Gonzalez focuses on the origination, underwriting and management of investments in industries across developed and developing markets.
Our Chief Financial Officer, Jose Luis Cordova, is Senior Portfolio Manager of Axis Capital Management, a Mexican private investment firm. Mr. Cordova was also recently Chief Financial Officer of Opes Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: OPES), a SPAC that consummated an initial business combination with BurgerFi International Inc. in December 2020. BurgerFi is a fast-casual “better burger” concept that consists of 125 corporate owned franchise locations in 23 states. As part of the OPES team, Mr. Cordova evaluated over 50 potential targets and participated in multiple negotiations for potential business combinations.
Mohsen Moazami is our Non-Executive Chairman of the Board. Mr. Moazami has had a distinguished career in the technology industry spanning various roles from, founder/CEO leading his company to a strong exit, Fortune 100 executive and venture capital investing. He is a 2010 recipient of Ellis Island Medal of Honor. Since March 2019, Mr. Moazami has served as the Managing Partner of Seif Capital, a venture capital firm he founded. Since July 2020, he has also served as Chairman of the Board of Vcinity, a technology company serving the commercial and government markets.
Hector F. Sepúlveda Reyes Retana is a member of our board of directors. Mr. Sepulveda’s experience in the entrepreneurial field dates from 2001. In that time, he has founded six enterprises with two successful exits. Since March 2013, Mr. Sepulveda has served as Managing Partner of Intangible, a Mexican “company builder” and “innovation hub” he co-founded which is focused on fostering technological entrepreneurship in Mexico. Since January 2014, Mr. Sepulveda has served as Managing Partner of Mountain Nazca, a venture capital fund focused on Latin America which he co-founded. Since October 2017, he has also served as a Partner of Joystick Ventures, an IP-based venture capital firm he co-founded which is focused in the global video gaming industry.
Boris Salas von Weltzien is a member of our board of directors. Mr. Salas brings 23 years of experience in investing, M&A and corporate roles. Mr. Salas is Managing Partner and founder of Soterios Capital Partners, a private equity platform dedicated to generating, designing and executing private equity investments. Before Soterios Capital, Mr. Salas had a successful career as an Investment Banking Director for firms such as Citigroup and Alantra, and as Chief Financial Officer of AJE Group, a multinational producer and distributor of soft-drink products.