The investment firm Paulson & Co inaugurated its most recent project in the County area, in San Juan, La Marqueta, a new gastronomic proposal facing the sea that offers a dozen markets that adds to the other properties that the company maintains in The exclusive area.
“La Marqueta is a version of the food market movement that is immensely popular and has an oceanfront covered location in the heart of Condado,” said John Paulson, president of Paulson & Co.
The opening of La Marqueta – which offers Asian, Puerto Rican, Italian, Mexican, Mediterranean, vegan and seafood culinary experiences – represents the creation of 48 new jobs and is the third culinary space that the company inaugurates this year, after José Enrique and STK San Juan in Vanderbilt County.
“At Paulson & Co we strongly believe in the potential of the Island, as well as in its local world-class talent. Each time we launch a project, our main objective is that all personnel be local, thus promoting the economic development of the Island, ”said Fahad Ghaffar, project partner.
The La Marqueta gastronomic team – located at 1005 Ashford Avenue, in Condado – will be led by Chilean chef Mauricio Santelice, who brings a career of more than 25 years to the culinary scene in Puerto Rico.
The space will be open seven days a week from 8:00 am to midnight and has parking available for customers.