- July 26, 2019
8:00 am - 9:30 am
Latin America is one of the world’s fastest-growing markets for e-commerce. That presents enormous opportunities and challenges for South Florida as well as for Miami International Airport, which has created a task force aimed at securing its place in the center of that supply chain; for logistics companies hoping to connect China and Asia with the region; and for the millions of people of the Caribbean, Central and South America eager to shop online. Join us, Friday, July 26, 2019, at WorldCity’s next Global Connections event, E-Commerce: Latin America’s Winners and Losers, and network with some of the biggest multinational companies located in the Greater Miami area.
Emir Pineda is Manager of Aviation, Trade and Logistics at Miami International Airport where he is accountable for air service development, trade & logistics expansion, marketing and infrastructure evolution. Pineda has been in the industry for more than 15 years and has a bachelor’s degree in Aviation Business Administration.
Lindsay Lehr is Associate Managing Director, Payments Practice Leader at Americas Market Intelligence where she oversees market intelligence projects for the payments sector in Latin America, analyzing areas such as pre-paid cards, debit cards, e-commerce, mass payouts, and much more. Lindsay and her team have produced more than 100 studies for global financial services brands over the years.
Jaime Basagoitia is Vice President and General Manager for Trans-Express, Inc. He has worked for Trans Express for over 20 years and has steered the company through a rapid expansion, both financially and geographically thru the Region. He was instrumental in migrating Trans-Express from a brick and mortar mail forwarding company to an e-commerce intensive shipping company. Basagoitia is also Co-chairman of Miami International Airport’s E-Commerce Committee.