Gustavo Zenter, MBA, CITP

Winnipeg, MB and Latin America

Gustavo Zentner is the President of InterPOC Inc. He is responsible for all strategic business plans and corporate objectives designed for InterPOC Inc.’s clients and associates around the world.

Gustavo works with export companies and those entering into global markets. He coordinates trade information, market intelligence, and provides senior level executive coaching and advice to company owners and government Economic Development Agencies in The Americas, including Brazil, Colombia, Panama, Mexico, United States, and Canada.

Under his leadership, InterPOC clients have been involved in major M&As between Brazilian and Canadian companies in the agriculture and infrastructure sectors. He has negotiated joint ventures between Germany and Brazil, and public companies trading in the NYSE and Brazil for the establishments of JVs and market expansion into the MERCOSUR (2007, 2009, 2013).

Gustavo is a Thought Leadership speaker at global conferences including the Mexico Leadership Summit, the Brazil Infrastructure Conference, and the Barranquilla-Colombia Expo and Conference.

Gustavo was the first to receive the Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) designation by the Forum of International Trade and Training (FITT), Executive Path in Canada. He is a Business Leader at Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME), a former member of the Premier’s Economic Advisory Council (PEAC) Mining Taskforce and is the Founding Chairman of the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) in Manitoba.

In 2017, Gustavo was appointed Honorary Consul of Brazil to promote and support economic development, trade, culture, and tourism.