Jorge L. Wheelock is the current Managing Director, President, and Founder of Wheelock Industries S.A, a residential real estate development group operating in Nicaragua, Central America. Since its founding in 2008, Wheelock Industries S.A. has successfully designed, sold, and built over 3,000 residential units.
Jorge is also President and Founder of DecoNcreto S.A, a construction firm and prefabricated concrete manufacturer with almost 20 years of experience in the Nicaraguan market. DecoNcreto’s important clients list includes: Texaco CCA, Esso Std. Oil CCA, United Nations (UNDP), the government of France, the Nicaraguan Military Pension Fund (IPSM), and the International Organization for Migration (IOM).
Academically, Jorge holds a Master of Science Degree in Project Management from Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas USA (1997) as well as a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Architecture from Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas USA (1994) and a minor in Construction Science from that same Institution.
Jorge is a member in good standing at the American Nicaraguan Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), as well as the Nicaraguan Chamber of Developers (CADUR – COSEP) where he served on the Board of Directors from 2011 until December 2018. In 2018, Jorge became a member of the Nicaraguan American Center for Democracy (NACD), a Think-Tank Organization committed to the advancement of Democracy in Nicaragua. At NACD, he volunteers under confidentiality as a liaison between operations in Miami, Florida and civil society, business community in Nicaragua.
Born Nicaraguan, Jorge is also a citizen of the United States of America and France (EU), and is fluid in Spanish, English, and French.