We are Los Amigos. We source and trade speciality coffee from Guatemala.
About Markos & Christina
Markos grew up in a coffee producing family in Guatemala. When he first came to Germany a couple of years ago, he was wondering why so fewer people really knew about how coffee farms work. He should soon find out when he started his career as a barista in Salzburg and Vienna …
… Since then, he is somehow possessed by diving deeper and deeper into all aspects of the coffee chain. But it needed a fateful turning point in his life until he came to the idea to start sourcing coffee in Guatemala for the European market. This turning point is called Christina. On a magical new years eve party in the middle of a dance floor in Vienna, Christina and Markos met and have never been apart since. Well – except the time Markos needs to source coffee in Guatemala while Christina takes care of their smallest gang member Frida …
What we do
What we care about
Why we do it
Los Amigos stands for friendship & trust.
We believe, that with friendship, trust, support and transparency, we can grow all together in a sustainable and resilient way. We think it is crucial to learn from each other and to act in the interests of the whole chain. And this is what a good cup of coffee is all about.
This is why we offer professional speciality coffee sourcing and importing service. Our work-style is driven by passion, honesty and fun. We have a close relationship to our clients and we like to treat them with love and care. On the other side, we don’t take everything too serious, because with good friends, you usually laugh a lot. Our roots are in Guatemala, so we really like to present our latin heart. And on the other side, we are based in Germany, so we are thrilled by well organized & trustworthy German spirit as well.