Speakers

Juan Manuel González

Country Manager, 7 BRIDGES LATAM LLC

Juan Gonzalez has focused on entrepreneurial real estate private equity and credit related investment opportunities. Juan is currently Mexico Country Manager for 7 Bridges Latin America (7BLA), a Santa Monica based Latin America focused real estate investment platform, backed by US$1.6 trillion Southern California based institutional fund manager. Prior to joining 7BLA in 2015, Juan worked at two Mexican private equity real estate fund managers (Gaia Capital and Capital Inmobiliario) investing in residential and credit related opportunities. Previously Juan was CFO of a Mexico based, U.S.-owned residential mortgage lender and servicer. Juan started his career as Economist leading research projects focused on global and local capital markets for Mexico´s Central Bank between 2000 and 2006.

Juan received a bachelor´s degree in Economics from Universidad de las Américas – Puebla (Magna Cum Laude, 1999) and an MBA from UCLA Anderson (2004). He is also an active triathlete in Mexico and the US, and a member of Mexico’s national team for his age group (ITU World Championships 2014 and 2015).