Mr. Garcia-Teruel, a Mexican national, joined Alta Growth Capital in 2012. He has 13 years experience in private equity investing and management consulting, primarily in Mexico, but in other countries, as well. Prior to joining Alta Growth Capital, Mr. Garcia-Teruel was a Founding Partner of Spectron Desarrollo, a sponsor making private equity investments in Mexico, impact investing and providing evaluation services for social programs. With Spectron, he co-led several private equity investments, including an investment in La Loma, a provider of ice cream mix and dairy products for bakeries, and assisted portfolio companies in improving their operations. Previously, he spent 6 years with McKinsey & Company where he provided management consulting services to companies in various sectors, including consumer products, financial services and energy, in Mexico, the U.S., South America and Asia.
Mr. Garcia-Teruel currently serves on the Boards of Lactoproductos La Loma and Red Legal.. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from Universidad Iberoamericana. He speaks English and Spanish.