Junior Vargas Otero
Co-Owner & Founder,
AST Trainer and Austrian
Barista Champion 2018 and 2019
Junior, the co-owner of GOTA Coffee is an Authorized SCA Trainer (AST) since 2017 and the Austrian Barista Champion of 2018 and 2019.
He was born and raised in Cusco-Peru on a coffee farm. Due to his early connection and involvement with the coffee industry alongside his family, Junior developed a passion for coffee that gradually brought him to the achievements of today.
He studied hospitality management and started his barista career eight years ago, gaining valuable experience and knowledge while working and traveling around the world. He arrived in Vienna to pursue his passion for coffee and his love and commitment for his newly started family.