Gabriel was born and raised in Peru. He played football for the University of Lima, where he also studied Industrial Engineering. Once he finished university, he went straight to work in tourism as a surf instructor and leader of educational trips in different countries.
Gabriel has a passion for languages. He is fluent in Spanish, English, and Portuguese and has a good conversational level of French. He has lived in the U.S., Costa Rica, and Morocco, where he got a basic knowledge of Arabic and switched coffee for mint tea. He loves the outdoors, photographing the world, hiking, music, drinking coffee while reading a book and playing sports – his favorite: FUTBOL!
Gabriel is currently a High School Teacher at an International School in Portugal, where he teaches ESL, Science, and Politics & Economics. His goal is to deliver the best possible education, encourage creativity, and form Global Citizens that truly want to change the world for a better and empathetic one.