Leanis Yepes

Principal Trade and Investment Officer, Mackay

Leanis Yepes, commonly known as Lea, is an adept international trade professional with a strong foundation in export coordination and freight forwarding. With a successful tenure managing diverse facets of exports for a South American company, Lea excels in negotiating pricing agreements, nurturing key account relationships, and driving new business initiatives.


Previously, as the Export Hub Administrator in Mackay, Lea played a pivotal role at MIW (Mackay Isaac and Whitsunday) METS (Mining Equipment Technology and Services), contributing expertise in coordinating projects, conducting market analysis, and actively promoting export within the region.


A native Spanish speaker, Lea leverages her linguistic proficiency and draws parallels between the mining industry in Latin America and Australia. She is passionate about assisting businesses in exploring and expanding into the Latin American market, offering valuable insights and support. Lea’s commitment to facilitating cross-cultural connections enhances her ability to bridge opportunities in the international trade landscape.

Leanis Yepes
Principal Trade and Investment Officer, Mackay

Mackay office

Level 4, 44 Nelson Street
Mackay QLD 4740
Australia

PO Box 710
Mackay QLD 4740