40 Under 40, Class of 2014

Fernando Altmann


Florexpo, Cartago, Costa Rica

Job Title

Brand Manager


Responsible for implementing company’s production program. Revamped company’s cost structure to ensure long-term viability in Costa Rica and established reporting systems to strengthen relations with breeders and brokers.


Off the Clock: Fernando likes to be competitive and participates in many different sports — baseball, volleyball and soccer. He even played on the defensive line of an American football team.

Fun Facts

Relatives in High Places: Fernando’s grandfather was Costa Rica’s Minister of Economy, Industry and Commerce in the late 1970s and started a cut flower business in the early 1980s.

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.

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