Dr. Efrén Calvo serves as Executive President of the Mexican Chamber of Commerce in China (MEXCHAM)and President of Beijing Openmind Services, Ltd.
He has over 30 years’ experience working in international trade, government and strategic consulting in Asia, Europe and the Americas. Frequent speaker on China-Latin America at business forums and international media. Mr. Calvo expertise includes industries such as mining, automotive, seafood and meat, as well as investments and real estate.
PhD in Small and Medium Size Companies (Italy)
Master in Economy (Cuba)
Bachelor in Business (Mexico)
Counsel of Mexico at the Mexican Embassy in Brazil.
Commercial Consoler at the Mexican Embassy in Italy.
Commercial Counselor of Mexico at Haiti, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Jamaica and Cuba.
Vice Mayor in Azcapotzalco Distracto, Mexico City.
Adviser of México City Mayor
President of National Colleague in Business of Mexico.
President of the Board of Grupo Cometa, with subsidiaries in telecom, printing, food and services.
President of Ocean Garden Products INC. San Diego, California, USA
Mr. Calvo has published 4 books and is frequent speaker in forums on China and Latin America.
Mr. Cadena serves as Executive Vice President of the Mexican Chamber of Commerce in China (MEXCHAM).He has over 12 years’ experience working in providing legal and business consulting in Mexico and China focusing on m&a, cross border transactions and business development between China and Latin America. He has advised dozens of Latin companies entering and doing business in China as well as Chinese companies doing business in Latin America, including SOE, SMEs and local governments.
Mr. Cadena holds a Law Degree by the National University Autonomous of Mexico, Master of Law in Political Science/International Relations by Tsinghua University, Masters in Business Administration (MBA) by Guanghua School of Management of Peking University, also holds Diplomas in Finance regulations by the Mexican Stock Exchange and Hedge Funds by RenMin University.