Carlos graduated with a degree in Chemical Engineering from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. He worked in industry before moving to the United Kingdom, to do his Ph.D at the University of Cambridge. During his time in Cambridge he developed the basis of the Enval process to recycle plastic packaging, focusing first on the recovery of aluminium from plastic aluminium laminate packaging.
Carlos then co-founded Enval and since then he has been in charge of the Company as CEO. Enval has a commercial plant recycling flexible packaging in the UK and is building its second plant in the UK with further plants planned for 2021.