Vice President of Sales
Brody McFarland was appointed Vice President of Sales for Latin America at Xtreme Manufacturing in January 2014. As part of his development of the Latin American market, Brody identified the opportunity in Chile, and played an instrumental role in the expansion of the Ahern Chile operation. Brody continues to oversee Ahern Chile as part of his regional sales responsibilities.
Nicolas Pacifico joined Ahern Chile in January 2016, as Operations Manager in Latin America. He has 12 years of experience in the aerial work platform industry, working mainly in the regions of Argentina and Chile. He is now expanding to other countries, such as Bolivia, Paraguay and Peru. Nicolas is based in the Ahern Chile headquarters located in Santiago, Chile.
Sales, Argentina & Brazil
André Mendonça is the Sales Manager for Ahern Chile, based in Córdoba, Argentina, since joining the company in October 2015. His responsibility is to generate business with rental companies in the regions of Central & Northern Argentina. André has significant experience in the aerial work platform and telehandler industries.
Carlos Vejar is the Service Manager for Ahern Chile, headquartered in Santiago, Chile. He oversees the processes of parts ordering and maintenance, as well as providing service and training to customers located in South America. Carlos has over five years of experience providing technical support for the aerial work platform industry.
Administration and Foreign Trade
Matias Fuentes joined Ahern Chile in October 2016, as Manager of foreign trade and administration. Matias has over ten years of experience in international trade, with a strong focus on customer service and relations. He is based at the Ahern Chile headquarters located in Santiago, Chile.
Adan Manriquez joined the Ahern Chile team in February 2017. He works in the service area, tasked with the management and preparation of all aerial work platform machines. He provides immediate assistance, support and customer service to clients in Latin America. Adan has three years of experience working for Linde Fork Lift in equipment mechanics, where he started his career upon completing his studies.
Adrian Ojeda joined the Ahern Chile team in May 2017. He is responsible for the coverage of southern Argentina, where rental companies are primarily focused on serving the oil and gas industry. Adrian has 17 years of experience in the field, with 15 years dedicated to aerial work platform mechanics and the last two in the Sales arena with a focus on oil and gas.
Alvaro Valdebenito joined the Ahern Chile sales team in May 2017. He has seven years of experience in equipment hire for work in Altura. He relies heavily on this background to advise clients and help support their growth and development, while enhancing Ahern Chile’s presence in Latin America.