AKA Fish was born and raised in Guatemala, received his bachelor’s degree in business administration, with a Finance specialty at Universidad Francisco Marroquín, graduating in 2005. His five roles in life are: 1) Happy Husband, 2) Proud Father, 3) Passionate Entrepreneur, 4) Proud Guatemalan and 5) Hungry learner. His last entrepreneurship is Corporación Arium which is a group of companies specialized in full service distribution of mass consumptions products, it has become one of the largest distribution companies in the country in just 2 years, responsible for +900 employees, with the goal to become the best full-service distribution company in Latin America. Previous to his recent venture, Christian’s experience for 12 years included positions such as regional executive in P&G specializing in marketing and sales in developing countries, expert in distribution management and product development specialist for products that improve the lives of low income consumers; resulting in a vast knowledge of Latin and Central American markets.
He has also been an active member of the board of directors of United Way Guatemala and was elected in 2018 as the vice president of the board, this entity focuses in uniting resources from various companies and voluntary individuals to maximize social impact in Guatemala, the core of such programs is ensuring correct development in early infancy. His values and main descriptors are: Entrepreneur soul – Never stop learning and learn from everyone – Passion – Excellence – Integrity. Christian is a Fellow of the fourteenth class of the Central America Leadership Initiative and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.
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Founder, General Manager
Fellow CALI 14