FLECHAS TEAM

We are a team made up of young professionals,
with great enthusiasm and passion for wine.

We work day by day with the French know-how and Argentine
talent to grow this excellent company.

Pablo Richardi

WINEMAKER

Pablo grew up in a winemakers family from the Mendoza region in Argentina. After an incredible career, his family now owns the prestigious Richardi, Fazzio & Menegazzo Estate.
Born in 1978, Pablo graduated with a diploma in oenology from the University of Don Bosco in 2003. He was then successively enologist at Bodega Salentein and then head technical director at Bodega Poesia, before taking on the duties of director at Flechas de Los Andes in 2004.

Curious and open-minded, Pablo has experience at several large Bordeaux estates including Château Cos l’Eglise in Pomerol, Château Dassault in Saint-Emilion, Château Clarke in Listrac, and has even made a detour around Napa Valley at the Quintessa Estate.

«Flechas de Los Andes is an exceptional terroir, a «bodega boutique» whose excellent production has a resolutely unique style,» explains Pablo Richardi. Here at Vista Flores, we are proud to reveal the most authentic expression of Argentine malbec. We sublimate its intense aromatic palette in our Grand Vin monocépage Gran Malbec.

Combined with the velvety syrah and the elegance of cabernet franc, we transcend it in our great blend wine Gran Corte».

Agustín Alcoleas

Agustin Alcoleas,  Production, Manager, is a winemaker and has joined FDLA team back in 2015. His goal is to oversee the production of wines keeping the quality through the process.
Agustin has a vast experience working on the wine business for over 10 years, gaining a lot of expertise on well-recognized wineries in Argentina, France and USA. He has a lot of passion for what he does.
He likes to focus on team building and be on top on minor details. He loves soccer and music

Lucas Gamundi

Lucas Gamuni is our Vineyard Manager. Lucas oversees our vineyard at Flechas de los Andes.
He is very well organized and highly self-motivated. Promoting team work is part of his skills.
Previously he has worked for well-known wineries as Viña Cobos and Zuccardi. He has a lot passion for what he does. Also he loves spending time with his friends and family.

Soledad de Arrascaeta​

Soledad has been working for almost 10 years as the Administration Manager of Flechas de los Andes, being responsible for the coordination and start-up of the area, in addition to managing human resources, suppliers and monitoring and parameterization systems. Its objective is to support the operation to generate greater profitability, advising on decision-making, creating control guidelines and financial analysis, in addition to supervising compliance with policies to create synergy with the rest of the areas.

Marcela Chávez

Marcela Chavez, Marketing & Communication Manager has joined FDLA in January 2019. Her challenge is to position Flechas de los Andes and their wines as an icon player representing Malbec from Argentina.

Marcela has a great background on first class companies such as Cencosud, Village Cinemas and Nieto Senetiner winery.

Marcela has a Marketing degree and an international MBA. She enjoys personal relationships and she loves cultural activities such as cinema, theatre and books.

Alicia Cruz

Alicia is in charge of sales administration and has joined FDLA in March 2020.

Her mission is to give full support to the commercial and logistic team providing a great customer service experience.

She has over 13 years of experience in the wine business working for well know wineries as Caro (Catena – Rothschild) and Alpasion, always on the customer service area. She has done a master on Logistic at the Cuyo University in Mendoza.She enjoys the teamwork on a harmonious environment. She likes reading and spending time with her family, as well as learning new things.

Federico Ruiz

Director of Exports, joined the FDLA team in January 2020. His goal is to develop brand sales and construction in the Americas with the help of an important network of importers and distributors. Federico has extensive experience in the wine business with more than 25 years going through similar positions in important wineries in Argentina such as Nieto Senetiner and Grupo Peñaflor. Her last three years living in New York as head of the Molinos group’s wine business (Nieto Senetiner, Ruca Malen, Cadus, Viña Cobos) have added great knowledge and understanding of the difficult US market. Federico believes in teamwork a lot and is a great lover of sports, especially rugby, tennis and soccer.