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World Class Management Team

Javier Cárdenas
CEO & Founder

He founded his first company at age 19, Orcius, becoming the leading web developer in Latin America.He was selected as an Endeavor entrepreneur in 2012 during the international panel of the Kellog Business School. He also attended a Tech Retreat atStanford and participated in the “Scaling Entrepreneurial Ventures” program at Harvard University.

Francisco Carbajal
Chief Real Estate Officer

Architectby the Iberoamerican University. CEO and founder of Llave Real Estate, a leading company in Mexico City in residential real estate, expert in project development, business culture, converging technologies and collaborative sciences.

Héctor Silva
Chief Corporate Officer

Experience in regulatory analysis and structuring, corporate, advisory and administrative law, trusts, Legal Design Service, administration of assets, personnel and services in the public sector and private initiative.

José Luis Arellano
Chief Growth Officer

Specialist in the design and implementation of public policies for the development of the tourism sector. Extensive experience in conceptualization and execution of strategies for the promotion and dissemination of destinations at a national and international level. He served as General Director of Tourism Promotion for the state of Puebla before leading the expansion at Rotamundos.

Lagtzú López
Chief Ops & Sust Officer

Graduated from ITESM, with more than 15 years of experience in Latin America, he has held various executive and management positions oriented to Operational,Administrative and Sustainable Management, highlighting his work as Deputy Head of Sustainable Finance and Sustainability for HSBC Latin America.

Pepe Irigoyen
Chief Financial Officer

ECLAn from Columbia University and MBA from the University of San Diego, he was recognized in 2014 by President Enrique Peña Nieto as Entrepreneur of the Year, as well as Entrepreneur Endeavor in the International Panel of South Africa, among other recognitions in the entrepreneurial field. He has held various positions as CFO and CCO in different companies.  

January 2020

Rotamundos was born

June 2020

Beginning of affiliation of properties in Mexico

September 2020

150 affiliated properties

October 2020

Beginning of property affiliation in Colombia

February 2021

Beginning of property affiliation in Ecuador

March 2021

250 affiliated properties

Rotamundos becomes Mexico's largest hotel chain by number of properties

April 2021

Sustainability Strategy

May 2021

Octopus 24 acquisition

July 2021

Signing of collaboration agreement with Google

August 2021

Signing of an agreement with the Mexican Ministry of Tourism for the National Magical Towns Digitalization Crusade

September 2021

Beginning of property affiliation in Costa Rica

October 2021

Rotamundos is the winner startup in the "Most creative" category in Oracle's startup competition

December 2021 

Rotamundos is the first place winner of the UN World Tourism Organization's Global Tourism Competition

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