Meet the mind behind Mashpi
Roque Sevilla, a visionary
We want to awaken your curiosity and imagination. We want to put you in close contact with this biodiverse world, through the forest trails with their trees, plants, animals, insects, feeling the rushing water of its rivulets and waterfalls as well as the incessant motion of the clouds…
Roque Sevilla is the main shareholder and visionary creator of the Mashpi Lodge and Reserve project. A passionate environmentalist, an orchid buff, successful businessman, former Mayor of the city of Quito and Chairman of the Board of South American tour operator Metropolitan Touring, he shares his thoughts behind the concept of Mashpi Lodge and his vision of the guests’ experience in this interview.