OUR TEAM

Meet the wonderful CAEMBA team.

OUR TEAM

Our team and the sum of their talents allows us to carry out our work effectively, transparently and quickly. Each member is fully dedicated to our cause and therein lies the basis of the successful work of our foundation.

CRISTINA LATORRE

Director of CAEMBA

Cristina directs the project. She is responsible for the logistical coordination of the works and the allocation of resources according to their availability. Cristina facilitates coordination in the field as well as with donors.

MANUEL PALLARES

President of Fundación Raíz Ecuador

Manuel is a biologist with a master’s degree in Geographical Information Systems (GIS). Manuel is responsible for the design and construction methods of CAEMBA. He also coordinates relationships with donors and other actors of the projects of Fundación Raíz Ecuador. 

PABLO YEPEZ

Executive Director of Fundación Raíz Ecuador

Pablo is an ethnobotanical biologist. He is responsible for the administration of Fundación Raíz and its projects.

JUAN DIEGO VALDIVIESO ROWLAND

Communications Director

Juan Diego is a multimedia journalist. He manages the calls for projects of Fundación Raíz and also supports our general communications. He has a master’s degree in environmental policy from Sciences Po, Paris.

PASCUAL GARCIA

CAEMBA production manager

Pascual is in charge of coordinating the production, distribution and assembly of bamboo structures in CAEMBA.

MARITZA ORELLANA

CAEMBA social work coordinator

Maritza is responsible for social work and interaction with CAEMBA beneficiaries. She works in the office of CAEMBA in Atacames.

MARJORIE TORRES

CAEMBA fieldwork coordinator

Marjorie is in charge of coordinating the work and logistics that CAEMBA carries out in the field. She works in the project office in Atacames.

 

MATEO AGUIRRE

Design officer

Mateo is in charge of the design and innovation of CAEMBA’s construction methodologies. He also provides logistical support in the organization of events.

 

QUINTO BRAVO

Carrier of CAEMBA

EDUARDO ARRUNATEGUIS

Qualified builder of CAEMBA

DILON ARRUNATEGUIS

Qualified builder of CAEMBA

JAIRO ARRUNATEGUIS

Qualified builder of CAEMBA

WINSTON LANDÁZURI

Qualified builder of CAEMBA

PEDRO JAMA

Qualified builder of CAEMBA

JESUS ULLOA

Qualified builder of CAEMBA

EDISON SANTANA

Qualified builder of CAEMBA