Core team

Alejandro Arteaga

Alejandro Arteaga
President, Research Director

Lucas Bustamante

Lucas Bustamante
CEO, Director of Photography

Frank Pichardo

Frank Pichardo
Director of Tourism

Jose Vieira

Jose Vieira
Director of Field Research

Ángela León

Ángela León
Project manager

Amanda Quezada

Amanda Quezada
Field researcher

Jorge Castillo

Jorge Castillo
Environmental visual communicator

Honorary members

Greg Basco

Greg Basco
Honorary member, photography

Andrea and Antonella Ferrari

Andrea and Antonella Ferrari
Honorary members, photography

Juan M Guayasamin

Juan M Guayasamin
Honorary member, science

James Muchmore

James Muchmore
Honorary member, conservation

Where do we work?

World map showing countries where we work

Our policy and standards

Image showing an expedition team wearing helmets and life jackets

Policy of health and safety

Code of ethics for guides

Code of ethics for our guides

Code of ethics for participants

Code of ethics for participants

Image of a covid-19 face mask

COVID-19 action plan

Image an expedition team working

Risk management plan and emergency response