Our Team

At CASSA, more than team, we are a family of professionals who are passionate about building a better world, where our buildings increase human wellness and protect the environment. We’re here to serve you!

Antonio Aguilar

President

Antonio Aguilar

Guatemalan social entrepreneur and President of CASSA. For his work using technology for human development and environmental protection he has received numerous important awards, locally and internationally. Prior to founding CASSA in 2013, he co-founded Quetsol (now Kingo Energy) and an investment fund in the US. He graduated from Harvard University in 2006 with a Master's Degree in Astrophysics and a Bachelor's Degree with Honors in Astrophysics and Physics.
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Elisa de la Roca

Director of Design

Elisa de la Roca

Architect from Guatemala graduated from Rafael Landivar University (RLU) in 2012, with a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Design and Construction also from RLU in 2016. She has undertaken post-graduate studies in eco-social design and regenerative design and biomimicry. She has been a Designer at CASSA since 2013 and currently manages, designs and executes construction projects in addition to leading the design team.
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Cristóbal Pérez

Director, CASSA Jutiapa

Cristóbal Pérez

Architect from Guatemala, graduated from Mariano Galvez University in Jutiapa.  Since his start at CASSA, he has participated in promotion, design, planning and execution of construction projects of different sizes.  Currently he is Director of CASSA Jutiapa where he is in charge of execution and expansion in the eastern part of the country.
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Ana Lizz Castro

Director of Sales

Ana Lizz Castro

Customer service professional, Honduran, Bachelor's Degree in International Relations, currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Management and Sales, has worked in customer service and sales in various industries. She plans and schedules the commercial strategy and sales of products or services according to budgets, geographic areas and zones, type of customer, etc. She organizes the resources at her disposal designing and enabling the roadmap to achieve the fulfillment of the objectives.
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Melissa Chávez

Promoter

Elisa de la Roca

Business administrator graduated from Universidad Galileo. She has a passion for caring for the environment and for improving and streamlining processes, particularly those that increase the company's profitability and the well-being of its employees.
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Maritza Godínez

Promotor

Maritza Godínez

Specialized in customer service, she supports the promotion and sales of homes. She is passionate about caring for the environment and is fascinated by the wonders of building with ecological materials.
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Cesar Morales

Construction Manager

César Morales

He supports CASSA with the purchase of materials that are required in different works and also delivering in different parts of the country. He is passionate about traveling to different parts of the country and is also fascinated by bamboo constructions and their aesthetics.
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Irene Rivera

Director of Programs

Irene Rivera

Irene leads programs in sustainable construction for the Base of the Pyramid, building and strengthening capacity of allies that want to bridge social and environmental gaps that exist in the region, through construction projects that are scalable and inclusive. She builds relationships with key allies, of different scales and sectors that contribute to the development, quality and scale of new programs. Irene has a double Master´s Degree in Political Sciences and Sustainable Development at Science Po in Paris and University of Pekin and has worked in research centers, international development and social enterprises.

Carlos Samayoa

Supervisor

Carlos Samayoa

Architect graduated in 2018 from Mariano Galvez University. Supervisor of CASSA's works, passionate about realizing people's dreams of having a home and being able to achieve sustainable homes.
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Kevin Rodriguez

Designer

Kevin Rodriguez

Architect from Guatemala with studies from San Carlos University in Guatemala. He is passionate about sustainable architecture and strives to create a positive impact in the environment by designing, planning and executing architectural projects that utilize natural building materials.
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Abigail Vásquez

Designer

Abigail Vásquez

Architecture student from Guatemala, finishing the 10th semester at Mariano Galvez University, Jutiapa Campus. She began at CASSA as an intern and through her excellent performance is currently a Designer. Through research, innovation and creativity, she designs projects that heighten human well-being and environmental stewardship.
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Armando Toledo

Designer

Armando Toledo

Student architect with 283 credits approved at the Mariano Galvez University of Guatemala. Highlights his participation in the III Green Expo of Guatemala, Latin American social workshop in Mexico 2020 and Colombia 2022, in the national competitions of concrete cylinders of Guatemala 2018 and 2019, among others. He has done interior works for Miraflores, San Martin, Ficosha and Avon of Guatemala. He currently designs and executes CASSA projects, his ideal is to offer quality of life for both body and soul through architecture.
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