Marco Alvarez


Managing Director


Latin America


Marco Alvarez is responsible for all aspects of the firm’s strategy and operations in South and Central America, Spain and Portugal. He has 10 years of entrepreneurial and C Level experience in the seniors housing and services industry in Latin America. He has also carried out senior living and healthcare assignments in Europe and the United States. He is CEO and operator of adult day centers, home healthcare agencies, and an institute dedicated to developing professional caregivers in Mexico City. Marco is founder and board member of the Mexican Seniors Housing, Adult Day Centers and Services Association as well as a board member and chair of the international chapter of the National Adult Day Services Association in the United States. He holds leadership positions within several organizations:

  • CEO, Grupo Dabvsa, Holding Company
  • Vive+ Senior Homecare Services
  • Meridia Adult Day Centers
  • Instituto 50+ (HR specialists, senior living and care services)

In 2011, Marco founded the Meridia Foundation, a fund for adult day care centers that strives to empower older individuals to develop new careers. Marco holds numerous board assignments and organizational affiliations:

  • NADSA: National Adult Day Services Association
  • Board Member and Chair, International Chapter
  • Global Village Network