Gustavo Almaraz Petrie
Gustavo Almaraz Petrie is a member of the IGP global team and is executive director of Grupo Estrategia Política (GEP), the first political consulting and lobbying firm in Mexico. He coordinates political consulting and lobbying for clients, such as General Electric, Nestle, MasterCard, Kansas City Southern, DuPont Pioneer, ConMexico (the Mexican Council for Consumer Products), ONEXPO Nacional (the national oil dispensers), and AMIS (the Mexican Association of Insurance Institutions).
Gustavo is vice president for the National Association of Professional Lobbyists (PROCAB), a non-profit organization founded in 2000. He also participates weekly as a permanent guest on the program MXQ Noticias, produced by the Broadcasting System of the State of Mexico.
Prior to joining GEP, Gustavo worked at Guerra González y Asociados, S.C., a Mexican law firm, as well as at a litigation firm Roman and Gordillo, S.C., where he specialized in civil and commercial matters. Born in Tijuana, Mexico, he holds a law degree from the Universidad Panamericana.