Federico Gorbea ’85
B.B.A. Finance & Economics
Federico Gorbea is President to North Latin America for Agriculture Services & Oilseeds with Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) in Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America, and northern South America. Consistently reaching record sales, he has positioned ADM as a market leader in the importation, storage, distribution, and sale of grains, rice, and beans. An inspiring leader, he is committed to teambuilding, integrity, and success. Previously, he represented the Continental Grain Company in the 1980s, transforming the grain trading business in Mexico by being the first company to import agricultural products directly into the country and distribute to the end user. Gorbea serves on the board of several companies and associations including Terminales de Cargas Especializadas, Vimifos, and TERPAC-Guatemala. A member of the Texas State Development Foundation, Gorbea established an endowed scholarship to benefit international students in the McCoy College of Business. He also serves his local community through donations to organizations that benefit women and children in poverty, as well as children with terminal illnesses.