Patricio is Mexican, a Mechanical Electrical Engineer from ITESM, Monterrey, Mexico with a Master Degree in International Business from OneMBA . He is also Founder- Consulting House Mexico and member of the Business Affairs Committee Amcham Campinas.
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His past experience includes serving as President of MABE Mercosul, a division of MABE (México), the largest home appliances company in Latin America, and partner with GE Appliances of the USA. He was responsible for Brazil and Argentina markets, 8 factories and 5,000 employees, with revenues of $1.1 US Billion in 2010 and based in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Patricio started working for Mabe in 1989, accumulating 21 years of experience, including:
Commercial Director for México,
Strategic Projects Director for the President,
Factory General Manager
Marketing, Productivity and Purchasing Management Positions
He began his professional career in 1985 at IBM and later at HP in the supplier development area.
In 1993 Patricio founded GCM Consulting Group focused on helping USA companies locate in México, and later started GCM Brazil in 2010 in order to help foreign companies do business in Brazil.
Patricio Mendizabal is President and Founder of Consulting House Mexico; a relationship consultancy firm affiliated to Consulting House Brazil and was President of the Mexican Chamber, the chamber for Mexican Companies in Brazil (2009-2011)