Juan de la Plata

Director, Marketing & Communications

Working for thirteen years in the medical devices and diagnostic industry, Juan has a wealth of experience in marketing, sales, and event management working across Latin America for companies such as: Johnson & Johnson, Systagenix, KCI, and Mölnlycke as well as in the luxury hotel business within ALL Accor Live Limitless.

As a marketing, communications, and fundraising consultant for Smile Train Brasil for two years, Juan forged strategic partnerships with numerous corporations, organizations, and individuals, supported the execution of multiple events, including Smile Train Brasil’s first ever fundraiser, as well as led the implementation of many cleft community-focused activities.

Juan is Brazilian and has a Spanish citizenship, holds a BA in Business Administration from the University of São Paulo, and a specialization in sales and advanced wound care from the Johnson & Johnson European Surgery Institute in Hamburg, Germany.