He was born in Puerto Maldonado. He studied a technical career as a tour guide with licence to work in national reserve all over Peru. Then he finished his Masters Degree in Environmental Development. He had previous years of experience working for lodges in Tambopata, Manu, Brazil and Bolivia. He had some experience teaching students in universities in his home town for few years. He published bird plates for Tambopata and specializing in tropical birds, behaviors, migrations and vocalizations which he can ID species only by calls. He has seen around 1750 species only in peru. Now he is spending his time organizing and leading tours around Peru, colombia, brazil, bolivia, ecuador and panana. He is working on a bird photo guide Peru Birds and Colors, he hopes to finish very soon. He speaks fluently English and Portuguese.