Bachelor of Business Administration, Institute of Technology de Monterrey, Mexico, 1967. Master of Business Administration, University Nacional Autonoma, Mexico City, 1971. Student, University California Berkeley, 1968.
Student, Institute Pan-America, Mexico City, 1985.
Bank branch manager, Banco de Comercio, Mexico City, 1969-1971; president, Chief Executive Officer, Banco Ganadero y Agricola, Hermosillo, 1971-1977; president, Chief Executive Officer, Banpacifico, Guadalajara, Mexico, 1977-1979; senior partner for international business relations, Corbec-Westar, Tucson, 1979-1988; operator, manager, Las Calaveras Ranch, Sonora, Mexico, since 1985; president, Chief Executive Officer, INTERMEX, Tucson, since 1988. Board directors Cattlemen's Association Sonora, 1984-1985. Partner, board directors Big Tower Produce Company, Nogales, Arizona, Arizona Cattle Importers, Tucson.
Married Zuzette Hanessian, March 14, 1970 (divorced January 1987). Children: Zuzette, Verkine, Satenik.