Edgar Cabrera Cozza, Chief Origin Officer, has been a successful entrepreneur in his home country of Guatemala for over 20 years. Edgar has a heart for coffee and the impact it can have on the many lives that intersect the coffee community. Edgar was introduced to the coffee industry through is wife, who is a member of the Falla Family, and part of the successful San Miguel coffee operation. As an entrepreneur, Edgar saw the opportunities in the family business and successfully launched a chain of specialty coffee shops around Guatemala City called Café San Lucas. Edgar connected the family coffee production directly to the consumer on a daily basis.
With coffee as a growing passion, Edgar immersed himself deeper into the family business, managing the quality and scale of the organization. Edgar has successfully developed new markets and long-term relationships worldwide that have expanded the use of the family’s coffee around the globe.
With THRIVE Farmers, Edgar’s focus is on quality, scalability and impact. His mission is connecting farmers in Latin America to the consumer and witnessing true impact for his home country of Guatemala, and for all the coffee producing countries in the region.
Most importantly, Edgar is a husband to Regina and a father to four beautiful children Alejandra, Adrian, Javier, and Marcelo.