El Mencho Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Wife, Career, and Net Worth

 El Mencho

El Mencho is a Mexican drug lord and the leader of the Jalisco New Generation Cartel, a criminal organization based in Jalisco.

Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

El Mencho was born on July 17, 1966, in the rural community of Naranjo de Chila in the Mexican state of Michoacán. He goes by the aliases “Rubén Acerguera Cervantes,” “Lorenzo Mendoza,” “Nemecio,” and “Nemesio Oseguera Ramos.” According to reports, his birth name was Ruben, and he changed his name to Nemesio in honor of his grandfather.

El Mencho was raised in a low-income family and used to cultivate avocados. He was one of five brothers. Marin, Juan, Miguel, Abraham, and Marin. He dropped out of primary school in fifth grade to work in the fields. After a few years, he illegally entered the US state of California in the 1980s. As a result, he had to use different names back then, such as “Miguel Valadez,” “Carlos Hernández Mendoza,” “Rubén vila,” and others.

El Mencho’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement

El Mencho, who was born on July 17, 1966, is 56 years old as of today, August 11, 2022. His height is 5’8″, and he weighs 84 kg.

 El Mencho
El Mencho

El Mencho’s Profession & Career

He joined the Milenio Cartel and began as a member of the assassin squad that used to protect drug lord Armando Valencia Cornelio. Still, Mexican authorities arrested his boss on August 12, 2003. He started out stealing, but now he does everything badly.

PGR announced in 2018 that they would pay MXN$30 to anyone who provided information about El Mencho that led to his arrest. The Departments of State, Justice, and Treasury announced an increase in the El Mencho’s Bounty from $5 million to $10 million. Despite his ability to easily fool authorities over the years, he also ordered the murder of high-ranking CJNG member Carlos Enrique Sánchez.

El Mencho’s Income And Net Worth

El Mencho’s total net worth is estimated to be around $1 billion as of August 2022, with the cartel’s net worth around $20 billion. Insight Crime reported this estimate, which could be higher. El Mencho has remained elusive because he considered himself to be extremely smart, intelligent, and cunning. He does not use technology to communicate and instead relies on his men. He has trained his men to disrupt transportation systems on a large scale, and they caused a massacre in 2015 when they shot down a police helicopter so he could flee.

El Mencho ‘s Wife, Marriage & Relationship

In terms of his personal life, he married Rosalinda González Valencia, with whom he has three children Laisha, Ruben, and Jessica Johana. In 2017, a spouse was granted protection from prosecution, and the filing was successful. According to the filing, she could not be prosecuted until criminal charges were filed against her. So she was arrested in May on suspicion of managing the cartel’s finances, which is a serious crime.

Quick Facts

Full Name  El Mencho
Gender Male
Age 56 years old
Birth Date July 17, 1966
Birth Place Aguililla, Michoacán, Mexico
Nationality Mexican
Height 5’8’’
Weight 84 kg
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
WifeRosalinda González Valencia
ChildrenYes (Rubén Oseguera González, Laisha, Jessica Johana)
DatingYes (Rosalinda González Valencia)
Profession Mexican Drug Lord and leader of Jalisco New Generation Cartel
Salary NA
Net Worth$1 Billion