Originally from Mexico City, Julio González Briseño joined Oceana on February, 2018 as Director of Finance and Administration of the newly formed Oceana Mexico Office.
Prior to joining Oceana, Julio worked as CFO for an international management consulting group named Auren (HQs in Madrid, Spain) and he was in charge of the office administration in Mexico, corporate finance, planning, treasury, controlling and strategic management. Julio has expanded financial opportunities, developed compliance protocols and helped to implement many best practices and procedures aimed at fulfilling mid and long-term strategic objectives, goals, and initiatives in the Organizations he has worked for. He looks forward to helping Oceana implement and grow the office in Mexico in order to meet the ever growing efforts to preserve our oceans.
Julio graduated from the ITAM University with a degree in Economics and later he earned a MBA from Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, Wales, United Kingdom. He is happy to be applying his knowledge here at Oceana since he is extremely interested in the conservation of the Oceans; he is also a PADI certified advanced diver looking forward to move on to the Master Diver level; he has contributed with Project Aware since 2012 to avoid Ocean´s debris.