Salvador Velazquez graduated from Universidad Iberoamericana with a degree in business and completed an MBA at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (Itam) in which he graduated with honors in 2005. He is also a certificate Anti Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) since 2004. He Has more than 30 years of experience working for the financial industry, having worked for BNP Paribas-Belgique and Scotiabank in Mexico.
He was part of two successful start-up projects Cibanco in 1984 (México) and Dolex Dollar Express, Inc. in 1998 (USA). Dolex became the fourth largest public company in its industry in terms of revenue in only 10 years of existence; as part of this success, He left Dolex in 2013 after a succesful M&A and joined Libertad Servicios Financieros in Mexico as the EVP Transaction Banking Services.
He co-founded Mohr World Consulting Americas in 2015 in Mexico City where he has developed a series of projects in the cross-border payments and foreign exchange sector. He is one of the few experts in money transfer company valuations as well as managing Mergers & Acquisitions, helping companies to work on selling strategies as well as advising fintechs and start-ups in this space.
Salvador is a well-known expert in the industry where his skills and abilities in business development are recognized by all.