Alamo ConsultantsLLC is a boutique consulting firm that supports corporate business development, regulatory, compliance, environmental, and legal departments of energy companies, law firms (international and immigration law), and consulting firms with a Mexican clientele. The firm supports complex, small, large, and long-term projects in the Mexico Energy Reform sector, corporate matters, and general NAFTA international business including Panama and Peru. The firm also assists U.S. clients navigate through cultural and language barriers as well as coordinate security and travel logistics for executives needing escort, translation and other travel concierge services.
ALAMO CONSULTANTS LLC
SERVICES & EXPERTISE
The firm’s clients include law firms and multi-national companies in the Midstream and Downstream supply chain. The firm is based in San Antonio with presence in Houston, Laredo, Monterrey and Mexico City. A partial list of the firm’s services include:
The firm also provides marketing, government and external affairs services. Similar services are provided for Mexican companies doing business in Texas. The firm does not generally invoice for travel expenses and the cost savings for clients is significant. Mr. Vazquez can be available for extended projects in Mexico or Latin America and does not require a work permit given his dual citizenship.
Mario A. Vazquez is President of Alamo Consultants LLC. He was Vice President of International Affairs and Corporate Communications for Arguindegui Oil Companies focusing primarily on Mexican business development, legal matters and corporate communications; held corporate positions at Valero and NuStar Energy in their legal/environmental/compliance and contracts’ administration departments, respectively, and other executive experience includes President & CEO of KLRN-TV (PBS TV station in SAT) and Vice President at Texas A&M University-San Antonio.
Mr. Vazquez spent several years at a law firm handling corporate translations and assisting with NAFTA-related legal business matters. He is fluent in Spanish including the business and energy sectors’ terminology. His biculturalism is a strategic and valuable asset in understanding Mexico’s values, morés, and business customs that are essential elements for successful business relationships in Mexico. He was reared in the border City of Laredo, Texas. Mr. Vazquez divides his time between Texas and Mexico.
Mr. Vazquez has served on many boards including: The San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (Chairman’s Advisory Board), UT Health San Antonio Development Board, San Antonio River Foundation (Executive Committee), San Antonio Symphony, Ballet San Antonio (former Chairman), and Las Misiones (now a UNESCO Heritage Site) among others. He led the local US-Mexico Foundation’s bi-national efforts in Chiapas, México in their charitable work under the supervision of the Hon. Henry G. Cisneros, former HUD Secretary. Mr. Vazquez has been honored by invitations to the White House and honored to have met their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia in Malaga, Spain on a business trade mission of selected business leaders.
Mr. Vazquez holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He is fluent in Spanish and fully bicultural with citizenship in the U.S. (born in San Antonio) as well as Mexico citizenship. He is not an attorney but has over two decades of extensive legal experience. He is available for long-term projects in Mexico and Latin America and does not require special work permits or sponsorship in Mexico. Alamo Consultants has in-house legal counsel dual licensed in Mexico and Texas to consult when necessary.
 Legal support and projects are done under the direct supervision of corporate in-house attorney clients or with our in-house legal counsel dual-licensed in Texas and Mexico. We are not a law firm and non-attorneys do not provide legal advice.
 Alamo Consultants does not charge for most travel expenses (air, hotel, transportation, meals). Please inquire for details. Private and secure drivers on location are billed at reasonable rates.Type your paragraph here.