Jose Luis Silva Martinot Former Minister of Trade and Tourism Peru
Peruvian senior professional specialized in the commercialization and promotion of Peruvian products. More than 30 years of experience in local and international pharmaceutical market.
Speaker in different events related to bio-diversity, bio-commerce, medicinal plants and environment.
Writer of articles, oriented to promote the consumption of local products, in order to create new jobs and Peruvian development.
Recognized leader in sustainable use of Peruvian natural resources, promoter of the laws of “Promotion of Nutritional Complements for the Alternative Development” and “Sustainable Exploitation of Medicinal Plants”.
Promoter in Peru of a university-company business model, where both make synergy, sharing profits results.
Former Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism negotiated the Free Trade Agreement between Peru and the European Union, and other bilateral FTA’s.
HERSIL PHARMACEUTICAL LABORATORY – Executive Director - August 2013 to date
MINISTRY OF FOREIGN TRADE AND TOURISM – Minister Of Foreign Trade And Tourism - July 2011 – July 2013
HERSIL PHARMACEUTICAL LABORATORY - Chief Executive Officer - 1998 – 2011
PROMPERU - COMMISSION FOR THE PROMOTION OF PERUVIAN EXPORTS AND TOURISM – Chairman Of The Board - July 2011 – July 2013
ADEX - Peruvian Exporters Association – Interim President– January - April 2011
ADEX - Peruvian Exporters Association – President 2007/2010
PROMPERU - COMISION DE PRODUCTOS BANDERA –- Vice President
Member of the Consultative Council of the National Competitiveness Council. Office of the President of the Council of Ministers – 2006 / 2010
CONFIEP - Confederation of Private Business Association
Director – 2006 Up to date
Former Member Image Committee
Former Member Investment Promotion Committee
CEREMA – (MRI Center) - Director
PROSOSTENIBLE SAC – President
CGIAR – Former Director of the Technical Coordination Direction with CGIAR (Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research) – 2004 / 2006
CIUDAD SALUDABLE (Healthy City Organization) - Member of the Consultative Council – 2006 Up to date
COMISION ANTIBIOPIRATERIA – Member of the National Commission for Protection of Peruvian Biodiversity Access and of Collective Knowledge of Natives Villages – 2004 Up to date
CONAM (National Environment Commission) - Member of the Consultative Council
BIOCOMERCIO PERU National Commission - Director
INSTITUTO PERUANO DE PRODUCTOS NATURALES (Peruvian Institute of Natural Products) – Former Chairman of the Board
ADEX (Peruvian Exporters Association) – Former President Agroindustrial Commission
ADEX (Peruvian Exporters Association) – Former Director and Secretary
UNIVERSIDAD SAN IGNACIO DE LOYOLA – Former Vice-President Graduates Association
ALAFARPE (Pharmaceutical Laboratories National Association) - Former Vice-President and Latin-American laboratories spokesperson
FUNDACION INSTITUTO HIPOLITO UNANUE - Former Vice-President
PROMPEX (Peruvian Export Promotion Agency) – Former member of Medicinal Plant Committee
PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DEL PERU – Professor of “Intellectual Property Master” course of “Patent Rights”
Prize to the Technological Scientific Entrepreneur awarded by the (Preparation Center for Science and Technology - CEPRECYT) and the National Institute of Telecommunications Research and Training (INICTEL) – January 2010
SINACYT NATIONAL PRIZE TO THE INNOVATIVE ENTREPRENEUR awarded by the National Council of Science, Technology and Technological Innovation. (CONCYTEC), May 27, 2010.
Member of the Board of Directors of Peru Waste Innovation S.A.C, social company of Ciudad Saludable Group – August 2010 Up to date
Director of the Information and Education Center for the Prevention of Drug Abuse (CEDRO) – November 2010 Up to date
Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola – Lima / Perú
Master in Business Administration - 2000.
Universidad del Pacifico – Lima / Perú
Bachelor of Science, Accounting - 1989.
Universidad del Pacifico – Lima / Perú
Bachelor of Science Business Administration
Major in Marketing - 1987
Markham College – Lima / Perú
High School 1982
Elementary School 1977