Board of Governors

  • Board of Directors

    • Federico N. Weil | President and Director

      Mr. Weil is our founder and Chairman of the board of directors since 2005.  In addition, he is a the chairman of CAP Ventures Compañía Argentina de Participaciones S.A., a venture capital fund based in Buenos Aires, and a regular board member of AGL Capital S.A., a consumer finance company. Prior to 2005, Mr. Weil was a co-founder of Adecoagro (NYSE:AGRO) and a managing partner at SLI Ventures, a venture capital fund based in Miami, FL. Mr. Weil is an Industrial Engineer from the Universidad de Buenos Aires.  He also obtained a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

    • Darío E. Lizzano | Vicepresident and Director

      Mr. Lizzano is Vice Chairman and a regular member of our board.  He has served as co-head of Private Equity at Vinci Partners Investimentos.  He is a Managing Director at PointState Capital LP since December 2014, working as Senior Portfolio Manager.  Previously, he was a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley from July 2007 through 2014, occupying the position of Head of Equities and Research Director for the Latin America division and as Head of Distribution of Emerging Markets.  In addition, he worked as Managing Director and as Head of Equities and Research for Latin America at Santander Investment.  Mr. Lizzano received a degree in Business Administration from the Universidad Católica Argentina.

    • Mariano S. Weil | Director

      Mr. Weil is a regular member of our board.  Mr. Weil began his professional career at the Financial Leadership Program of General Electric Company in 1998.  He was then transferred to GE headquarters where he worked in the Corporate Treasury and Financial Planning Department.  In 2004, he joined GE Capital Solutions, a GE financial services division in Stamford, Connecticut, until he was transferred to Mexico City in 2006 to fill the position of Finance Manager for Latin America.  Mr. Weil was also a board member of the Banco HNS Chile, a GE Capital joint venture with the Banco Edwards shareholding group.  He is the founder of AGL Capital S.A. Mr. Weil has a degree in Economics from the Universidad de San Andrés.  Mariano is the brother of Federico Weil, our Chairman.

    • Carlos A. Palazón | Director

      Mr. Palazón is a regular member of our board and a Partner at CIMA Investments.  Previously, he worked as a Senior Research Analyst at BGN and as a Portfolio Manager at Consultatio Asset Management.  He has vast experience in emerging markets, on which he has focused since the beginning of the 1990s.  Mr. Palazón is a Licentiate in Economics from Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA) in Buenos Aires and he is also a CFA Charterholder.

    • Mauricio Wior | Director

      Mr. Wior is an independent regular member of our board, and also serves as a Director of Banco Hipotecario. He held several positions at Bellsouth where he became Vice President of Latin America from 1995 to 2005.  Mr. Wior was also Chief Executive Officer at Movicom Bellsouth from 1991 to 2005.  In addition, he led the operations of various cell phone companies in Uruguay, Chile, Peru, Ecuador and Venezuela.  He was the President of the American Association of Telecoms (ALCACEL), the Chamber of Commerce of the United States in Argentina and the Chamber of Commerce Israel-Argentina.  He was director of the Institute for Business Development of Argentina (IDEA), Foundation for Latin American Economic Research (FIEL) and Tzedaka.  Mr. Wior obtained a Master’s Degree in finance and a BA in economics and accounting from the University of Tel Aviv in Israel.

    • Alejandro E. Marchionna Faré | Director

      Mr. Marchionna Farė has served as an independent regular member of our board since April 16, 2013.  He has been on our board since February 19, 2010.  Mr. Marchionna Farė is Chairman of our audit committee.  He also serves as Chairman of the boards of directors of Integra Negocios S.A. and Fundación Andes.  He has worked as a Strategy Consultant for 30 years and is currently a part-time Professor at IAE Business School.  He has previously worked at Serra Consulting, The Fare Partners (London), Fenlane (London), Towers Perrin (London) and Telesis (Paris).  He holds Bachelor’s Degrees in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, a Master’s in Business Administration from Harvard University and a doctoral degree in Management from CEMA University (Buenos Aires).

    • Alejandro Belio | Alternate Director

      Mr. Belio is an alternate member of our board and has served as our Chief Operating Officer since January 2010.  Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Faena Properties S.A. He was also the Chief Executive Officer of Creaurban S.A., Project Manager for Fundación Malecón 2000 (Guayaquil, Ecuador), Head of the Lain/OHL construction works group (Barcelona, Spain), and Project Manager at Graziani S.A. He received his degree in architecture from Universidad de Buenos Aires in 1979, obtained an MBA from Universidad del CEMA and completed the IAE Executive Management Program.

    • Rodrigo Lores Arnaiz | Alternate Director

      Mr. Lores Arnaiz is the TGLT IT and Human Resources Manager. Before joining TGLT, he was Senior Manager at Accenture in the strategic consultancy team for clients of the consumer sector in Argentina and Chile. He also worked as an accountant for five years in the Auditing and Business Advisory Department at Arthur Andersen. Mr. Lores obtained his MBA at Wharton School of Business, where he graduated from Strategic Management and Finance. He is the national public accountant of the Universidad de Buenos Aires, where he graduated with honors.

    • Fernando S. Zoppi | Alternate Director

      Mr. Zoppi is an alternate member of our board.  He has focused mainly on areas of corporate law such as mergers and acquisitions, corporate investments and risk capital, project finance and infrastructure and corporate finance.  He represents investment funds, multinational companies, multilateral organizations and banking corporations in various local, regional and international transactions.  His experience includes advising on matters involving corporate, contractual and commercial law.  Mr. Zoppi graduated in Law from the University of Buenos Aires (with honors) in 1999, and obtained a Master’s Degree (LLM) from Columbia University School of Law in May 2004.  Mr. Zoppi joined the law firm of Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz, or PAGBAM, in 1998.  During 2005 and 2006 he was an associate at O’Melveny & Myers, LLP (New York, USA).  In 2007, he was an associate at Latham & Watkins, LLP (New York, USA).  He became partner of PAGBAM in 2012.  He has been a class assistant at the University of Buenos Aires (International Law and Civil Rights).  He is currently a professor at the Instituto Universitario ESEADE, where he teaches Capital Markets in the Postgraduate Program in Financial Assets Administration.

    • Pedro E. Aramburu | Alternate Director

      Mr. Aramburu is an alternate member of our board.  He has focused mainly on mergers and acquisitions, corporate investments and risk capital as well as corporate law and corporate governance.  He has significant experience in local and international mergers and acquisitions and joint-ventures, the structuring of private equity investments, counseling large local and multinational companies, and working with investment funds and strategic investors.  Mr. Aramburu has been a partner in PAGBAM since 2007.  Previously, he had been an associate in Dewey Ballantine LLP (NY, USA) between September 1997 and October 1998, and from 2002 to 2003 he worked as an associate in at the law firm of Cuatrecasas (Madrid, Spain) as a member of the office for Latin America assisting the largest European Companies that invest in Argentina.  He graduated in Law from Universidad Católica Argentina in 1996 and obtained a Master’s of Law (LLM) from Columbia University School of Law in 1997.  He has written several articles related to corporate and commercial law in matters such as project finance and illicit interference in contractual matters.

    • Daniel A. Vicien | Alternate Director

      Mr. Vicien is an independent alternate member of our board, and is a business consultant specialized in strategy and finance.  He has directed consulting projects in reengineering and process optimization, business development, strategic use of internal and external information, and organizational change to implement new strategies.  Mr. Vicien has taught several entrepreneurship workshops both in-company and at seminars for Universidad Austral.  He is a Finance Professor at the University of San Andrés.  Previously, he worked as Professor of Strategic Planning, Business Management and Control, Data Processing and Research at Universidad Nacional de Buenos Aires (UNBA) and Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA).  In addition, he has 26 years of experience as a manager for several national and multinational companies in different sectors, including in the areas of commercial and strategic planning, systems planning, financial planning, operations and administration among others.  Currently, Mr. Vicien is the President of Andes SA Cabernet (organic vineyard and winery) and Executive Director of Pehuén Ruca (real estate broker), both local companies.  He graduated in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the Universidad Católica Argentina and obtained an MIB at the “École Nationales des Ponts et Chaussées.”  In addition, he has a postgraduate degree at IAE Business School and is a Certified Company Director at the Association of Company Directors.

    • Luis Armando Rodríguez Villasuso | Alternate Director

      Mr. Rodríguez Villasuso is an independent alternate member of our board. Mr. Rodríguez Villasuso is currently a board member at Bodegas Valentín Bianchi S.A. (Argentina), Hábitat AFP (Chile) and Nedken Solutions (Spain). He previously worked at Citigroup, where he was Retirement Services Latam Regional Manager and at Banco Río where he was Principal Manager for Pensions and Insurance. He was also a senior consultant for Deloitte. Mr. Rodríguez Villasuso obtained a naval and mechanical engineering degree from the University of Buenos Aires and obtained a Master’s in Business Administration from the IAE/Austral University.  He has also obtained a Certified Board Member diploma from IGEP.

  • Management

    • Teodoro Argerich | CEO

      Mr. Teodoro Argerich, who was the General Manager of Caputo S.A. since 2005, is the CEO of the new integrated Company. In addition, he is also President of Limp Ar Rosario and Altos del Puerto, Vice-president of the Asociación Civil Nuevo Quilmes and Chairman of other TGLT subsidiaries. Before joining Caputo, Argerich was Road Concessions manager at Cartellone. Mr. Argerich is a Civil Engineer from Universidad de Buenos Aires and has a Master in Construction Management and Real Estate from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.

    • Alejandro Belio | COO

      Mr. Belio is the Chief Operating Officer since January 2010. Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Faena Properties S.A. He was also the Chief Executive Officer of Creaurban S.A., Project Manager for Fundación Malecón 2000 (Guayaquil, Ecuador), Head of the Lain/OHL construction works group (Barcelona, Spain), and Project Manager at Graziani S.A. He is an architect graduated from Universidad de Buenos Aires in 1979, obtained an MBA in Universidad del CEMA and completed the IAE Executive Management Program.

    • Manuel Moreno | CFO

      Prior to TGLT, Manuel was Deputy CFO at Transportadora de Gas del Norte S.A. (TGN), where he worked for 17 years. In TGN he was in charge of Corporate Finance, Planning, Control Management and Capital Markets. Mr. Moreno is an Economist from the Universidad Nacional de La Plata, has a Master's degree in Finance from the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and graduated from the Executive Management Program at the IAE Business School.

    • Federico Wilensky | CLO

      Mr. Wilensky is the company´s Chief Legal Officer (CLO). Previously, he was partner at Perez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arnsten & Martinez de Hoz. He worked there from 2004, specializing in M&A, debt and equity issuances in local and international capital markets, securitizations, debt restructuring and project financing. Additionally, he counts with wide experience in legal advisory of general business matters like corporate governance and corporate law. In 2010 and 2011, Mr. Wilensky worked as international associate at the M&A and Capital Markets departments in Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP (New York). He is an attorney graduated with honors from the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and holds a Master in Laws (LLM) from the Columbia University School of Law, where he obtain the “Stone Scholarship”, an award granted in recognition of superior academic performance.

    • Rodrigo Lores Arnaiz | HR and IT Officer

      Mr. Lores Arnaiz is the TGLT IT and Human Resources Manager. Before joining TGLT, he was Senior Manager at Accenture in the strategic consultancy team for clients of the consumer sector in Argentina and Chile. He also worked as an accountant for five years in the Auditing and Business Advisory Department at Arthur Andersen. Mr. Lores obtained his MBA at Wharton School of Business, where he graduated from Strategic Management and Finance. He is the national public accountant of the Universidad de Buenos Aires, where he graduated with honors.

  • Audit Committee

    • Alejandro Emilio Marchionna Faré | Auditor | President
    • Carlos Alberto Palazón | Auditor | Regular member
    • Mauricio Wior | Auditor | Regular member
    • Luis Rodriguez Villasuso | Auditor | Alternate member
    • Daniel A. Vicien | Auditor | Alternate member
  • Supervisory Committee

    • Ignacio Fabián Gajst  | Regular Trustee | Public Accountant
    • Fernando Gustavo Sasiain  | Regular Trustee | Lawyer
      • Ignacio R. Arrieta  | Regular Trustee | Lawyer
      • Silvana E. Celso | Alternate Trustee | Public Accountant
      • Diego María Serrano Redonnet | Alternate Trustee | Lawyer
      • Alfredo Germán Klein | Alternate Trustee | Lawyer