Vice President, Logistics, Latin America Region
As Vice President, Logistics, Latin America Region, Ernest Batista heads one of Marken’s fastest growing Life Science markets globally. He is also responsible for managing the day to day operations of Marken’s Miami branch, overseeing the details of Specialty Logistics on over 20,000 shipments per month.
Since opening the Miami office in 2005, Ernest and his team have grown Marken’s market share through Miami, more than doubling the volume every year for the past sevearl years during an era that has seen the highest level of security regulatory impact on the industry.
Through his time at Marken holding roles increasing in responsibility, Ernest has worked closely with the TSA, Department of Homeland Security and the Customs offices of every Latin American country to establish the processes, implement systems and gain the critical certifications of the Miami Branch to support the Life Sciences industry, making Marken the leading Life Science Logistics Specialist.
Ernest brings over 25 years of Logistics, Regional regulatory and Customs management expertise focused on Latin American from his previous roles at Skynet Express, Ocasa, Zulair Cargo and Tumi.