San Francisco Gala 2012: Patrick Hagemeister and Luisa Rangel de Alba

Honorary Co-Chairs

Patrick Hagemeister and Luisa Rangel de Alba

We are excited to introduce our gala Co-Chairs! Patrick Hagemeister Rey, originally from Mexico City, graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. Upon completion of his primary degree Patrick moved to the United States to attend Graduate School where he received his MBA with a concentration in marketing.

Patrick began his career as an entrepreneur at European Designs, Inc. a company focused in representing the high end luxury brands: Roche Bobois, Goyard Paris, U-Boat, Internum and Bang & Olufsen. European Designs, Inc. has 16 retail stores between the United States and Mexico, and has been doing business since 1980. Patrick has held several positions within the company and now holds the position of CEO for all the luxury brands at European Designs, Inc.

Patrick's wife, Louisa, also shares his passion for business. Together, they are active in many Mexican community events and are prominent members of several social organizations.

"We are extremely fortunate to have Patrick and Louisa co-chairing this year's event," says Geoffrey Williams, Gala Chair, "their dedication and support of An Evening of Hope has been essential in putting on such a spectacular event." The Hagemeisters have generously donated products from several of their brands to the auction, including products from Goyard, Roche Bobois and their luxury villa in Mexico. To find out more about our fabulous auction items and to reserve your tickets to the event, please click here.