He was born in the nest of a working class family on October 5th, 1956 in the province of Matanzas. He completed his undergraduate studies at the Jose Antonio Echeverria Polytechnic Institute, in Havana city, where he graduated from Chemical Engineering in the Food Specialty.

His work in the Rum Factory of Santa Cruz rum began in 1981, where he served as a technician. A few years later he was trained in the German Republic to achieve his professional development. In 1994, after his outstanding work in the factory he left to the Republic of Ecuador to work as technical advisor. In 2001 he began working as a specialist in the presidency of Cuba Ron until 2006, when he was transferred to the facilities of the Havana Club Rum Factory of San Jose, in Mayabeque province.