Marcel began his Market Force training in 2005 directly under Travis Carson and over the past 13 years has been applying Market Force principles to his legal practices and various businesses, which include real estate investment and development (industrial, commercial, office and residential), secured lending, consumer financing, and merchandise import/export and distribution, among others. Marcel joined Market Force in 2018 and, with his partner Paula Di Dio, offers training in Latin America and Europe as well as the United States, both in English and in Spanish.
Marcel is truly binational, having grown up on both sides of the US-Mexico border and being equally fluent English and Spanish. He is also proficient French. Marcel received his Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Boston University with a double concentration in finance and international management. He also received his Juris Doctor and MBA from the University of Arizona.
Marcel is committed to his community, serving as board president for the Casa Hogar Madre Conchita girls orphanage in Nogales, Mexico, founding director of the Madre Conchita Foundation (a 501(c)(3) supporting organization to benefit the orphanage), and serving on the board of the Southern Arizona Community Foundation, St. Mary’s Hospital, the Pima County Real Estate Research Council and the Catholic Tuition Support Organization. Marcel is also a member of the Southern Arizona Leadership Council and was named 2017 Businessman of the Year by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Marcel lives in Tucson, AZ with his wife and four children.