Marcus Holliman

Marcus Holliman is responsible for business development and strategic planning at International Business Advisors.  Marcus has more than 20 years entrepreneurial experience in a number of industry verticals ranging from real estate, oil field services, gaming,  recycling, professional sports, e-commerce and outsourcing .

He serves on the City of Laredo Economic Development Advisory Committee (EDAC) with 8 other members appointed by the Mayor and Laredo City Council.  The Committee’s is responsible for creating a comprehensive incentive package for prospective new businesses.

Holliman is a Certified Commercial Investment Member. A CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) is a recognized expert in the commercial and investment real estate industry. Has been featured on the LMT Business Journal, Inc. Magazine, Amazon, Yahoo News, Fox News, Boston Globe, and About.com.

Saul Villareal

Saul Villarreal is the International Special Projects Advisor to Mexico and Latin America for International Business Advisors. He provides guidance to Foreign Nationals and Organizations to facilitate direct investment, establish business operations and create jobs in the Unites States, Texas Border Region. He actively collaborates with the US Embassy to Mexico, Select USA, City Municipalities, State Government, (EB-5, L-1), national franchisees, lenders, banks, attorneys, politicians, foreign nationals and investors groups.

Prior to joining International Business Advisors, Mr. Villarreal has worked in a variety of banking and international banking industries as a commercial lender and branch president for more than 15 years.

Jeronimo Martinez

Jeronimo Martinez is responsible for data analysis and technology for International Business Advisors. He joined IBA to work in a field that was commensurate with his passion for International Business, trade and educational background.   Mr. Martinez received his Bachelor’s Degree in International Economics from Texas A&M International University and a Masters Degree in International Business also from Texas A&M International University. Jeronimo Martinez also has studied at HAN University in Arnhem, the Netherlands at the Arnhem School of Business. He holds certificates in International Studies and Latin American Studies.

Diego Garcia

Diego Garcia is responsible for the strategic financial analyses and operational due diligence for International Business Advisors. Prior to joining IBA, Mr. Garcia has worked in the banking industry as an Investment Analyst and Accounting Clerk for over 2 years.  Mr. Garcia graduated in 2013 with a Masters Degree in Global Banking and International Finance from Texas A&M International University. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Economics also from Texas A&M International University and is part of the National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Pi.

Mr. Garcia also specializes in Futures, Currencies, Commodities, Treasury Bonds and Index Contracts. He possesses practical knowledge in Security Analysis, Private Equity, Monetary Policies and Global Markets Analysis.