EcoCamp Founders

Owners Yerko Ivelic, Javier Lopez and Nani Astorga are the founders of Cascada Expediciones, the company behind EcoCamp Patagonia. Classmates and kayaking pals at university, Javier and Yerko took the risky decision twenty years ago, together with kayak instructor Nani Astorga, to found a whole new type of company in Chile, offering Eco-tourism adventures. To their (and their employees') delight, it's been success after success! 
 

Yerko IvelicYerko Ivelic, Founder, Owner and Director of Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia 
Speciality: Kayaking and White Water Rafting
Favorite Tour: Patagonia Sea Kayaking 3 Day Explorer and Rafting the Chilean Maipo River Day Trip
Summary: A civil engineer and kayaking and rafting enthuiast, Yerko oversees the operational side of Cascada and is the mastermind behind EcoCamp's green technology.
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Javier Lopez, Founder, Owner and Director of Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia
Speciality: Trekking Expeditions
Favorite Tour: Patagonia Torres del Paine W Trek
Summary: A civil engineer and trekking and kayaking enthusiast, Javier heads sales and marketing team at Cascada and draws the design sketches for EcoCamp's Geodesic domes.

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Nani Astorga, Founder and Owner of Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia
Speciality: Kayaking
Favorite Tour: Patagonia Sea Kayaking 3 Day Explorer, EcoCamp Patagonia Wildlife Safari
Summary: Environmental steward Nani is passionate about kayaking, nature & animals and keeps things running in tip top shape at EcoCamp.