InterBarge’s mission is to provide safe, efficient and reliable fluvial logistics solutions to its customers. Our employees and fleet are central to the success of this endeavor and, as such, we take pride in only hiring the best captains and crews in the Hidrovia and in operating and maintaining a modern fleet of convoys that can perform at the highest standards that our customers expect from us. We are committed to being our customers’ trusted partner for all their fluvial logistics needs and to always put safety, competence and environmental responsibility at the forefront of our work.
The mission of Interbarge and its employees is to manage the company’s marine transportation assets and related equipment and infrastructure to maximize the services available to and satisfaction of its customers. Interbarge employees are central to the success of this endeavor and as such are treated and are required to treat others with respect and support, always putting safety, customer care and environmental responsibility at the forefront of their work.
Diego Azqueta - General Manager
Mr. Azqueta holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires and an MBA from Harvard Business School (Class of 2002). He started his career in 1994 at ESSO S.A.P.A. (Exxon) in the Logistics and Transportation Department. He held several managerial positions at Procter & Gamble Co. (1996-2000) and Consultores V.C. (2000), where he gained operations, marketing and business development experience. Mr. Azqueta joined Intergas Shipping & Trading as a partner in 2003. He has been with Interbarge since its founding in 2007 and has lead its development, spearheading commercial negotiations with mining companies and international trading houses and developing capital projects.
Pablo Di Nieri - Operations Manager
Mr. Di Nieri holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from the Universidad de Buenos Aires and a Masters in Finance from the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella. He joined Interbarge in September 2009 to run the Operations Department and lead the Chartering activities of the company. Since 2002 and until joining Interbarge, Mr. Di Nieri worked for Alto Paraná S.A. (the largest forestry producer in Argentina, owned by the Arauco Group), where he joined to contribute in the start-up of the logistics area and left as Logistics Manager. Mr. Di Nieri began his career working for Techint and Citibank.
Stanley Geddes – Technical Manager
Mr. Geddes has been involved on a variety of technical and operational roles in the Hidrovia Parana Paraguay for more than 15 years. Prior to joining InterBarge as its Technical Manager, he was the Port Technical Manager for Louis Dreyfus Paraguay and the Technical Manager for Logico Paraguay – Louis Dreyfus’ barging operation – from February 2010 to September 2014. He started his career at inland river operator Del Bene in 1998 and then worked for Fluviomar from 2001 to 2006. Between 2007 and 2010 he was part of InterBarge’s Commercial and Operations department.
Alejandro Ceballos – Human Resources Manager
Prior to joining InterBarge, Mr. Ceballos was the Human Resources and Commercial Projects Manager for Grupo Alemana, a manufacturing and healthcare services company based in Argentina. From 2008 to 2009 he was the Human Resources Manager for financial company Irsa Financiera. Before that he was the Human Resources and Operations Manager for Entretenimientos del Plata (2004-2007) and Manager for Labor Relations and Compliance at Philip Morris Argentina (1999-2004). Mr. Ceballos started his career at Citibank.