Dimagi Africa

Carlos Yerena

Senior Director, Program Design

About Carlos Yerena

Carlos joined Dimagi in February 2016  to contribute to the engagement and development of DSA business. Previously he worked for 5 years at a Social Company as Operations Manager handling business development efforts for a Fair Trade Company supporting the sustainable development of cooperatives in the Townships of Cape Town. Prior to that he Coordinated a Sustainable Management Services project in Mexico helping coffee producers becoming more sustainable in their practices.

Born and raised in Teziutlan, Mexico, he completed a Bachelor’s degree in International Business in Mexico, and later did a Master Degree of Arts in International Business and Negotiation in Rennes, France.

He has lived in France, Brazil, USA and Mexico, but found his passion in South Africa where he is able to combine his business background with his social passion.

He enjoys outdoors and likes boxing, running and reading, he is very involved in local social projects at the community level with his church.