Trade & Investment Commissioner for Latin America
Mr Alejandro Pessagno was appointed as the Trade & Investment Commissioner for Latin America in February 2014. Trade & Investment Queensland’s representative office is based in Santiago, Chile and works across Latin America with a focus on the Chile, Brazil, Colombia and Peru markets.
Since Alex’s appointment, he and his team have supported numerous Queensland companies to develop sales channels and contracts in the Latin American region in a broad range of sectors such as mining, education and agribusiness.
Prior to joining Trade & Investment Queensland, Alex worked for over 20 years in domestic and international business development and marketing in Latin America, the United States and Europe for multinational companies, including KPMG, Ericsson and MCI, and several small and medium sized.
During his career he has lived in Argentina, Mexico, the United States of America, Spain and Chile.
Alex holds a Master’s Degree in International Commerce and Policy from George Mason University in Virginia, United States of America and a Law Degree from Museo Social Argentino University in Argentina.
TIQ office Latin America: Santiago, Chile
MARKET COVERAGE: Latin America with a focus on the Chile, Brazil, Colombia and Peru.
Av. Andres Bello 2777, office 2002
Las Condes, Santiago
Tel + 56 2 3202 6133
Fax + 562 2584 0921