TACNA Executives

Our staff of more than 90 professionals has a broad array of specialty experience in import/export, taxation, health and safety, environmental matters and human resources and payroll. This expertise allows you success and efficiency far beyond your quick and efficient set up as a Mexico manufacturer. With our experience you avoid false starts and save the cost of expensive consultants, attorneys, and accountants.

Our top two managers alone have more than 50 years of experience in consulting with companies and performing Mexican manufacturing and Maquiladora services. Apart from the services we offer, we own and operate three of our own manufacturing operations in Mexico. Our experience allows you to hit the ground running with your focus appropriately placed on production. Our commitment is to serve you in a prompt professional manner while anticipating your needs. Do what you do best–we manage the rest.

Executive Profiles

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Ross Baldwin

President & Chief Executive Officer

Ross has over 35 years’ experience as a consultant, including 13 years of Mexico manufacturing and shelter service experience. Preceding his career with TACNA, Ross was consulting with companies for 22 years at Arthur Andersen, where he was a consulting and audit partner. He served as the office managing partner of the Arthur Andersen Sacramento office and served on the senior management committee responsible for operations of 7 Western states and more than 2,500 professionals. Ross has traveled to 25 foreign countries and 49 of the 50 states on business, helping companies to succeed. In his role at TACNA, Ross has held business meetings with Mexico’s previous President Felipe Calderon, Baja California Mexico’s governor and mayors of various Mexican cities. Ross holds a B.A. in Accounting from from Weber State University.

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Oswaldo “Ossie” Diaz

Director of Operations & Legal Administrator

Ossie has more than 25 years working experience in the Maquiladora industry. He has directly supervised large manufacturing operations in medical, aerospace, electronics, automotive and sporting goods manufacturing. Ossie has worked under several different shelter providers as a client and accordingly knows the level of service required. His breadth of manufacturing experience and deep knowledge of quality systems, production control, supply chain management, and import/export make him uniquely qualified to assist our clients in both establishing and sustaining operations in the long-term. Ossie has developed strong working relationships with important government officials in various agencies. He is the legal administrator for all operations in Mexico. Ossie holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Instituto Tecnológico de Tijuana.


Please feel free to explore your preliminary thoughts with one of our seasoned professionals at 619.661.1261 or e-mail us at sales@tacna.net. All discussions are held in strict confidence. We look forward to speaking with you.