It’s no secret that starting a business and leading it to success can be tricky. There are many hidden setbacks alongside the way which is not planned for can lead to your downfall. However, some entrepreneurs have a track record of success and taking businesses to greater heights. One such person is Alejandro Betancourt, who proved his abilities as the president of BGG Group. During his tenure, the company successfully handled major projects in South America.
As well as showing his shrewd management skills, Alejandro Betancourt happens to be the largest shareholder and president of Hawkers, a Spanish-based company known for best sunglass brands. Starting with early success, Hawkers would later face financial troubles as it attempted to grow, which triggered its owners to bring in Alejandro Betancourt.
With an addition of more than $50 million pumped into the company courtesy of Alejandro, the company was able to take its products to more markets in Europe, Asia, and North America. Mr. Betancourt believes that the best thing is getting up no matter how many times you fall. No matter how many difficulties Hawkers’s faced, it was able to grow and expand without spending its incoming revenue.
Alejandro’s presence in Hawkers is a blessing in disguise. On top of bringing in additional capital, Alejandro brought new faces led by Nacho Puig, whom he tasked with managing all developmental projects of the firm. He also introduced new marketing like celebrity endorsements to make Hawkers’s products stay fresh in the minds of its customers.
Alejandro Betancourt also happens to be the founder and CEO of O’Hara Administration, an asset management firm established in 2012. The investment firm deals with various asset vehicles, including hedge funds, private equity, venture capital, and real estate. Many of its primary investments include the internet, banking, and oil and gas companies.