About Mercury Americas
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Mercury Americas provides logistics services for freight forwarders and shippers worldwide as the sole marketer for Mercury World Cargo and its major airline partners.
Since 2010, Mercury Americas, based in Miami, Florida with offices and general sales agents throughout Asia, North America, Central and South America has been providing important logistics and transportation services for freight forwarders and shippers in Asia with real time tracking to all destinations in Latin America. In cooperation with Mercury World Cargo's more than 100 interline agreements and it's FAA part 135 cargo airline operations since 1996, Mercury Americas has become a leading logistics company for shipments to Mexico, Central America and South America from around the World.
Leadership for Mercury Americas
Felipe Kaplan, Co-founder and Managing Partner
Felipe Kaplan has over 18 years of extensive experience in the air cargo and aviation industry within the US and Latin America, giving him a superior understanding of the international and local markets and cultures. He has been with Mercury Americas since 2011 as Co-founder and Managing Partner.
Before Mercury Americas, Felipe was employed by LAN Cargo Airlines for 11 years, leading important transformations and strategic projects. Felipe possesses great capacity of analysis, innovation and teamwork; he was responsible for the creation, implementation and administration of the Areas of Revenue & Capacity Management, Capacity Interlines, Passenger Planning for LAN Cargo, generating relevant organizational transformations that contributed to the growth of the company and the maximization of its income. During 2010 and 2011 , he directed the implementation of the South American Sales Region of LAN Cargo as its Regional Commercial Vice President, in effect managing to consolidate the region.
Felipe has an MBA from Adolfo Ibañez School of Management (Graduated Summa Cum Laude) and a Civil Industrial Engineering degree from Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso.