Meet Our Team

Steph

STEPHANIE CARMODY

Product Manager

Steph has a Masters degree in Environment Studies from the University of Melbourne, Australia. She is in charge of designing our travel experiences. She loves outdoor activities and has worked throughout Chile as a guide with luxury hotels.

Erika Plominsky

ERIKA PLOMINSKY

Finance & Administration Manager

Erika is Chilean and originally comes from our capital city Santiago. She is an active “dog lover” and lives in Pucón with her husband and daughter. Erika is in charge of administrating our main office. She holds a degree in Accounting and Administration from the Duoc-UC University.

Marie Lou

MARIE-LOU GOULLIEUX

Key Account Manager

Marie-Lou is originally from France and has been living in Chile since 2014. She has a bachelor degree in Applied Foreign Languages from the University of Cergy-Pontoise. She loves travelling and getting to learn more about the different cultures worldwide. She now lives in Northern Chile where she enjoys exploring the driest desert in the world.

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ANGELA BLESS

Key Account Manager

Angela is Swiss and lives in Chile since2015with her young family. She loves outdoor activities, especially hiking the great volcanoes of the diverse national parks. She finished her commercial apprenticeship in Switzerland, where she worked in tourism for many years. Travelling has always been a very important part in her life. She loves connecting with locals, and learning about their traditions.

Rogelio

ROGELIO FUENTEALBA

Tour Guide

Rogelio is Chilean and lives in Neltume with his wife and daughter. He is a profesional mountain guide, a mountain bike instructor and a wilderness first responder. He loves riding his mountain bike and skiing the southern volcanoes of Chile.

Francisco Duath

FRANCISCO DUATH

Tour Guide

Juan Francisco is one of our top guides. He loves adventure sports and he is a famous trail runner in Chile. He has Mapuche blood and knows all about our local history. Juan Francisco is also a professional adventure guide and a wilderness first responder.

Pedro

PEDRO CRASEMANN

Tour Guide

Pedro is originally from Santiago and lives in Pucón with his wife and two kids since 1997. He is a professional ski and MTB instructor. Pedro can show you the best trails for enduro and cross country mountain biking in the Lake and Volcano district.

David

DAVID JOOS

Tour Guide

David is originally from Belgium and lives in Pucon with his wife and kids. He is one of our most complete guides. Besides being a firefighter, David is also a certified mountain guide and a whitewater paddle sports instructor. He loves kayaking, biking and run triathlons, (especially the IronMan of Pucon). Like any person from Belgium, he is a big fan of beer.

Guido

GUIDO SCHILLING

Mountain Tours Guide

Guido is Swiss and an International Mountain Guide. He has been in Chile for more than twenty years, and lives in Lican Ray with his family. He is the head guide for our skiing & trekking experiences in the Lake & Volcano District.

Patrick

PATRICK ZURKINDEN

Tour Guide

Patrick is originally from Switzerland, and lives in Villarrica with his Chilean wife and kids. Apart from his beekeeping family business, Patrick really loves sharing his vast knowledge of Chilean culture and nature during our hiking tours.

Ernesto

ERNESTO ARANEDA

Tour Guide

Ernesto is Chilean. As a professional cyclist, he has vast experience of more than fifteen years, holding the title of mountain bike national champion in 2010. He guides our bike tours in the Lake & Volcano District.

Gonzalo

GONZALO MONTOYA

Tour Guide

Gonzalo is a professional mountain guide and a wilderness first responder. He lives in Valdivia with his wife and children and is one of our best hiking guides. Currently, Gonzalo is a 4th year student of Geology at UACh. Cristian, our founder, recruited him when Gonzalo was his best student at Pucon’s Tourism Community College.

Bernardo

BERNARDO GONZÁLEZ

Transport Manager

Bernardo is our top driver and head of transportation. He was born and raised in Pucon. He likes to play the accordion and knows all the backroads of the Lake & Volcano District. You will see him driving the van, helping you with bike mechanics and also making our fantastic picnic lunch.

Orlando

ORLANDO GONZÁLEZ

Driver & Assistant

Orlando is Bernardo´s brother and also top driver. He is very good at spotting wild animals. You will see him driving the van, helping with bike mechanics and also making our fantastic picnic lunches.

Ruben

RUBEN PAILLALEF

Tour Guide

Ruben is one of Amity’s top guides. Born and raised in Pucon, he loves adventure sports. His hobby? Running adventure races and triathlons. He proudly belongs to the indigenous Mapuche community, and knows all about our local flora and fauna.

Eduardo Alfaro Brand Manager

EDUARDO ALFARO

Brand Manager

Eduardo, is our Partner and Brand Manager, he is our Online Business Consultant. He lives in Spain and runs Click Emprendedores. He takes care of the Amity Tours Brand, Graphic Designs, online reputation, visibility and all our side projects.

German

GERMÁN PINO

Director of Strategy

Germán is our Director of Strategy for European Market, has a Master Degree in Tourism Business Administration. Actually he is responsible for developing new business with European clients and designing the best strategic alliances with tour operators.

Cristian

CRISTIÁN LEVY

General Manager

Cristián is our General Manager, has a Master Degree in Tourism Business Administration. He is in charge of developing the programs offered by the company. He also is our Product Manager for North American Market responsible for developing new business with clients and strategic alliances with tour operators.

ALEJANDRO LEVY

“The Boss”

Alejandro is our Ground Operations Manager. Alejandro, “The Boss” is Chilean and a former engineer. He lives in the city of Temuco and he is the founder and leader of this wonderful organization.

Adventure. People. Nature