Vinte’s management team is the body responsible for the implementation of the business strategy, possessing an extensive and in-depth experience in the sector.
Additionally, Vinte’s senior executives, who for the most part are co-founding members of the Company, share the vision of "a life as life should be" through the creation of integral communities with high quality standards, promoting a lifestyle in community and a culture of respect and care for the environment.
Below you can find the profiles of Vinte’s key executives:
Chairman, Executive President, Co-Founder of Vinte
Before co-founding and initiating the Company's operation in 2001, Mr. Leal worked 13 years at Urbi. He is an Architect graduated from Universidad Autónoma de Baja California and has a specialty in Finance from Universidad Anáhuac. He has served as an Honorary Vice-President of the Cámara Nacional de la Vivienda del Estado de México (National Housing Chamber of the State of Mexico) and a member of the Advisory Board of Grupo Financiero Banamex, and has 23 years of experience in the real estate sector.
Responsible for monitoring, executing and supervising the strategic decisions taken by the Board of Directors, as well as the Company's growth projects and public relations. In addition, Mr. Leal identifies and creates opportunities for the development of new businesses.
Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Board of Directors, Co-Founder of Vinte
Before co-founding and initiating Vinte’s operation in 2001, he worked 15 years at Urbi, becoming the Director of Mexico City and the Metropolitan Area. Mr. Jaime has over 25 years of experience in the Mexican housing sector, backed by a deep understanding of the commercial, administrative and financial planning aspects of the business.
Responsible for all the different housing developments of the Company, ensuring the achievement of short-, medium- and long-term indicators of sales, expenses, costs and expected profits. Additionally, he is responsible for corporate management, planning and management of operational risks.
Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Board of Directors
Mr. Valdés holds a degree in Economics from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM); has an MBA from the same institute and an MBA with a specialty in Finance from the University of Chicago. Previously, he worked for Cemex and Grupo Financiero Bancomer. He also served as a consultant at global firms such as McKinsey & Co. and Mercer Oliver Wyman where he developed strategy and finance projects. He has 10 years of experience in the real estate sector and 12 years in the areas of planning and finance in multinational companies.
Responsible for designing, structuring, negotiating, closing and managing the Company's financing, both traditional schemes and corporate debt and equity financing strategies, thus securing sufficient resources to cover the Company’s liquidity requirements. Additionally, Mr. Valdés is responsible for the development of strategies designed to strengthen the Company's financial structure, minimizing financial risks and maximizing the value of the Company.
Director of Production, Member of the Board of Directors, Co-Founder of Vinte
Before co-founding and initiating the Company's operation in 2001, Mr. Zúñiga worked in Urbi for 7 years where he was responsible for the construction of 7,500 homes in Mexico City and the Metropolitan Area. Additionally, he became the manager of the Cuautitlán Izcalli Development at the same Company. Mr. Zúñiga has over 30 years of experience in the development of engineering projects, 12 of them in infrastructure and 18 years in housing.
Responsible for defining and supervising the Company's construction processes, regarding materials and suppliers, ensuring that the quality, cost and time standards are met for each of the construction areas in the different housing developments and products.
Director of Design, Research and Innovation, Member of the Board of Directors, Co-Founder of Vinte
Before co-founding the Company, Mr. Soto worked for 12 years in Urbi's Corporate Department of Design and Urban Planning. He is an Architect graduated from the Universidad Autónoma de Baja California. He also has a specialization in Restoration of Monuments and Historic Sites from the Universidad de Guanajuato. He is currently a member of the Advisory Council of the Código de Edificación de Vivienda (Housing Building Code) and of the Innovation Council of the Comisión Nacional de Vivienda (National Housing Commission). Additionally, he is Vinte' legal representative before the Registro Nacional de Instituciones y Empresas Científicas y Tecnológicas (National Registry of Institutions and Businesses in Science and Technology) of the Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (National Council of Science and Technology).
Responsible for the design process of new housing developments and its respective programs, from its regional environment to the description of it, developing a project that complies with all applicable municipal and state regulations.
Director of Institutional Relations, Member of the Board of Directors, Co-Founder of Vinte
Mr. Cadena holds a degree in Administration from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, having completed an academic exchange program in corporate and stock-exchange finance at Harvard University. He served as Secretary of the Board of Directors of Carson and Brasch, S.A. de C.V., where he acted in the last twelve years as Chief Financial and Administrative Officer of the Consulting Group, Finance Director of the Exchange Centre and Chief Financial and Administrative Officer. Carson and Brasch, S.A. de C.V. subsequently merged with other financial institutions to form CI Banco.
Develop plans, programs and procedures designed to strengthen the Company's relations with the community, companies, public and private organizations. As well as promoting the upkeep of the management of institutional agreements with public and private organizations at local, national and international levels.