Joan, originally from Barcelona, Spain, is an accomplished mountaineer and a passionate outdoor adventurer. His leadership character reflects both in his personal and professional endeavors in a diversity of fields such as: construction, property management, business development, financial management, mountaineering and trekking. With over 15 years of experience in business administration and team building, Joan was co-founder and manager of Trac (www.tracrehabilitacio.es), a Spain-based company specializing in restoring buildings with $10M in annual revenues. He was also a partner and founder of BCskicanada, a small company dedicated to back-country ski and mountaineering trips to Canada. Joan holds a degree in Economy and Business Administration.