Ignacio Ugarte promoted to Commercial Director for Grapes at Vanguard Group International

We are pleased to announce the promotion of Ignacio Ugarte as Commercial Director for Export Grapes at Vanguard Group International. Since joining us in 2021, Ignacio has been a key figure in our Purchasing and Sales department for South America. He has successfully led the sale of fresh fruit, both from our own production and from third-party producers in Peru, Chile, and Argentina, to markets in Japan, Korea, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Malaysia. Additionally, he has been responsible for the daily relationship with various suppliers of table grapes, citrus, and mango from Chile, Peru, and Argentina.

“I am excited to take on the role of Commercial Director for Grapes. In this new phase, my main goal will be to consolidate and expand the presence of our grapes in international markets. Furthermore, I am thrilled about the opportunity to manage the new blueberry program and lead the global commercialization of our products. I am convinced that, with the talent and commitment of our team, we will strengthen our commercial relationships and explore new opportunities that allow us to continue growing and adding value for our customers worldwide. I thank the company’s management for their trust in me and reaffirm my commitment to working tirelessly to achieve our goals and take our company to new levels of success.”

In his new position as Commercial Director for Grapes, Ignacio will take on significant responsibilities, including the global sales of our grapes, managing the new blueberry program, and directing global commercialization. We are confident that Ignacio will continue to play a crucial role in our growth and ongoing success in the global market.

Congratulations, Ignacio!