Mario Velázquez Saltos

Doctor in law with 23 years of professional experience, specialist in penal issues.

• In House Lawyer of Chevron Texaco from 2002 to 2006.

• Executive Vice President of Lubricants and Drums of Ecuador during 2004.

• Judicial Attorney for Chevron Texaco Global Energy, in 2004.

• Member of the Staff who carried out the negotiation of the sale of Chevron's fuel business interests in favor of TERPEL, June 2006.

• Secretary of Coactive of the National Financial Corporation, from June 2007 to June 2008.

• Permanent Judge of the Administrative Contentious Court of Guayaquil, from 2007 to 2011.


Miriam Becerra Hungría
Vice- Executive Director

 BA in Foreign Languages and Literature, with a Diploma in Systemic Family Therapy and trained in Communication for Health Programs from Johns Hopkins University. She has worked in the area of Information, Education and Training since 1988. Also the Director of Planning, Statistics and Education.


Paolo Marangoni Soravia
Life Consultant

Medical Doctor graduated from the University of Pavia, Italy.

At the end of the 50s he was interested in the effects of population growth, dictating talks and establishing international contacts related to Family Planning. In 1965, he founded the Ecuadorian Family Welfare Association (APROFE), being its Executive Director until 2016. His greatest achievement is to have made possible the right to Family Planning in Ecuador.


María Teresa Bertero Ricaurte
Financial Administrative Director

Master in Business Management, Public Accountant and Auditor and Engineer in Banking and Finance, with more than 20 years of experience in the administrative and financial areas of public and private institutions.


Manuel Belmonte Litardo
Legal Advisor

Lawyer specialized in Labor Law with extensive experience in the Legal Area of public and private companies.


Carmen Fca. Burgos Molina
Chief Financial Officer

Economist with 21 years of experience in public and private business administration.


Mirella Matovelle Villamar
Head of Operations

PhD in Education Sciences with a Higher Diploma in Development and Planning with Mention in Health, with more than 30 years of experience.


María Fernanda De La Rosa
Head of Human Talent

 Engineer in Business Management, with 5 years of experience in companies of the public and private sector.


Danny Paredes Vizueta
Head of Technology, Information and Communication

Computer and IT systems engineer with extensive knowledge in operating systems, implementation of policies on computer security and networking.


Aurora Contreras
Head of Planning, Information, Statistics and Training

Industrial Psychologist with more than 30 years of experience training in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Sexuality, Communication, Customer Care, Quality of Care, among others.


Mercedes García
Head of Operational Planning and Care in Medical Quality

Obstetrician with 32 years of experience in attending consultations in Sexual and Reproductive Health and 20 years of experience conducting training in Infection Prevention, Family Planning, and Prenatal Control.


Dra. Liliana Cevallos
Technical Medical Director

PhD in Medicine and Surgery, specialist in gynecology-obstetrics with extensive experience in Family Planning and Sexual and Reproductive Health. She has worked for more than 18 years as a treating doctor at APROFE.