Bernabé López is the Director of Development for Caribe Hospitality. He joined the company from Portafolio Inmobiliario, one of the premier commercial development firms in Costa Rica, and a sister company of Caribe.
At Caribe Hospitality, he is responsible for managing the development process of new hotels, including aspects related to feasibility, conceptual planning, operator negotiations, joint ventures, and financing. Mr. Lopez has eleven years of experience in the planning, leasing, financing, and operations of hotel, office, and retail projects. In addition, he has extensive experience in management level financial positions.
Mr. López earned his degree in Economics from the University of Costa Rica and his M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
José Cangiano Almeyda
Asset Management Director
Mr. Cangiano Almeyda works in the company since 2014 and is responsible for the optimal performance of hotel operations within the Caribe Hospitality portfolio. With more than 25 years of experience in the hotel industry, José began his career in Puerto Rico and much of his work experience was with the Marriott corporation, where he worked in operations until he started leading the commercial division of the five Marriott hotels in Costa Rica.
José has been a promoter of tourism development in Costa Rica where he actively participated in the founding of the Costa Rican Convention Bureau. Currently, he is the coordinator of the Mixed Marketing Committee by CANATUR (National Chamber of Tourism of Costa Rica) representing private companies at the Costa Rican Institute of Tourism.
José has a degree in Hotel Management from the university of Ohio.
Ignacio Vindas Cordero
Mr. Vindas is responsible for coordinating the design, construction, furnishing and commissioning of the hotels developed by the company in the Region.
With over twelve years of experience in Project design and construction, he has been part of the Caribe Hospitality team since 2011, first as a Project Engineer. From the year 2016, he took over the Project Management Department impelling the restructuring of the department in order to face the challenges of the future.
He is a Civil Engineer from the University of Costa Rica, and is currently a student of the Master’s Degree in Business Administration at the Costa Rican Technological Institute.
Jesús Sucre Rodríguez
Chief Financial Officer
Jesús Sucre, with over 10 years of experience in Caribe Hospitality, has developed his career with the group in diverse areas as Development Manager and Treasury and Investments Director; different challenges that gave way to his current role as Chief Financial Officer of the group.
As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Sucre plays a key role in defining the group’s financial strategy as well as in all its areas such as: comptroller, accounting, treasury, financial analysis, information systems and in the strategic planning of companies belonging to the Caribe Hospitality Group.
He is a Business Administrator from the Newberry College in South Carolina, USA. He has a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the “Institute of Stock Market Studies” in Madrid, Spain and a Master’s degree in International Business from the “Pompeu Fabra University” in Barcelona, Spain.