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Alejandro Betancourt

Alejandro Betancourt

Leopoldo Alejandro Betancourt Lopez

Strategic Investment
Financial Management
Corporate Governance
Business Development
London United Kingdom
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Alejandro Betancourt López is a prominent Venezuelan businessman with significant impact in the international investment and entrepreneurship sectors. He is the president of Hawkers, a popular Spanish sunglasses brand, where he has played a crucial role in the company's remarkable transformation and expansion into global markets. Under his leadership, Hawkers has grown into a major fashion label with extensive reach across Europe, Asia, and North America.

Betancourt is also known for his involvement with the O’Hara Administration, an investment group that has facilitated numerous high-profile deals and projects, particularly in the financial sector. His entrepreneurial ventures extend to Auro Travel, a Spanish ride-hailing service that has attracted significant bids from industry giants, illustrating his knack for nurturing startups to substantial valuation stages.

Educated at Suffolk University in Massachusetts, where he majored in Business Administration and Economics, Betancourt leverages his deep understanding of international business dynamics to drive growth, innovation, and strategic pivots in his various business endeavors. His approach typically combines a keen sense for market trends with a strong commitment to using technology and digital strategies to enhance business efficiency and consumer engagement.

Founder and Holding Director

BDK Banque de Dakar
Since June 2013


Suffolk University

1998 to 2006
International Economics and Business Administration
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  • Energy
  • Technology
  • Fashion
  • Business Planning
  • Financial Analysis
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Marketing Communications
  • Marketing Management
  • English
  • Spanish