Chief Operating Officer - Port Division and Director
Ruben Martinez Baeza has been our Chief Operating Officer—Port Division and a member of our Board of Directors since January 2008. He has been the general manager of Corporacion Navios S.A. since 2005. He has been working with Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. since 1989 and Navios South American Logistics Inc. (“Navios Logistics”) since inception, after graduating as mechanical industrial engineer from the University of the Republic at Montevideo, Uruguay. Beginning as a mechanical engineer at Navios Logistics’ port terminal at Nueva Palmira, Uruguay, he has been promoted to several positions within Navios Logistics. Having special training in maintenance and asset management, he has been involved in several port terminal development and investments projects during his career. Mr. Martinez is also a member of the national council of advisors of the BBVA Bank and a director of the permanent commission of the treaty of the River Plate Basin.