Iván Archivaldo Guzmán Salazar, known as “El Chapito” is a Mexican drug lord and the leader of the Sinaloa Cartel. Further, Sinaloa Cartel is a large international drug trafficking, organized crime, and money laundering organization from Mexico. As of now, “El Mayo” Ismael Zambada Garcia headed the cartel following the arrest of El Chapo. Along with El Mayo, Alfredo Guzmán Salazar, Ovidio Guzmán López, and Ivan Archivaldo Guzmán Salazar, the sons of El Chapo also leads the cartel.
Additionally, many people recognize him as the son of the former leader El Chapo of the Sinaloa Cartel. His father is currently serving his life imprisonment in ADX Florence, Colorado, the USA. Furthermore, the Mexican police had arrested Iván in charge of money laundering in February 2005. However, he was later released in April 2008 despite his five-year serving time.
Iván Archivaldo Guzmán Salazar: Bio, Family, & Career
The drug trafficker was born on 5 June 1983 in Mexico, under the zodiac sign, Gemini. As we mentioned earlier, he is the son of the late drug mogul Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera “El Chapo” and his first wife Alejandrina Maria Salazar Hernandez. He has two biological siblings: César and Jesús Alfredo. He has a nationality of Mexico and belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.
Additionally, he has half-siblings: Édgar, Joaquín Jr., Ovidio, and Griselda Guadalupe, and twin sisters: Maria Joaquina and Emali Guadalupe from his father’s side. Further, he might have or have not passed his schooling since there is not much information on his educational qualifications. Moreover, he walked in the footsteps of his father and began to work for the cartel from a young age.
Iván Archivaldo Guzmán Salazar: Personal Life & Married
Coming over to his relationship status, he is possibly single or might have been in a secret relationship. Further, he has not disclosed information about his private life to the media. Besides that, he has been involved in several legal issues to date. He followed the footsteps of his father and entered the drug smuggling world.
The police federation arrested him on 15 February 2005 in Guadalajara on money laundering charges. The court sentenced him to five years in federal prison. But after three years in April 2008, a Mexican federal judge, Jesús Guadalupe Luna, ruled that there was no proof his cash came from drugs other than that he was a drug lord’s son. In addition to that, along with another Judge, Luna was suspended on suspicion of unspecified irregularities in their decisions.
Iván Archivaldo Guzmán Salazar: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about his earnings, he is a drug lord and leader of the Sinaloa Cartel from where he made a hefty amount. Further, he has an estimated net worth of above $14 billion earned from smuggling drugs and armed forces. His father had an estimated net worth of above $2 billion in 2016.
He was active on Twitter with the account @_ivanguzman_ with 166.1k followers during 2016. But as of now, he is not active on different social media platforms like Instagram and Facebook.
Iván Archivaldo Guzmán Salazar: Body Measurements
He has an average-looking body type that stands to a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.73 meters. His body weighs around 78 kg with 44 inches chest size and 34 inches hips size respectively. Further, he has hazel eyes color and brown hair color.