Juan Morcote was born in Bogotá, Colombia. He graduated from Universidad Externado de Colombia in 2012 in the area of economic sciences in Business Administration. His first experience as a languages instructor started in 2012 and in 2014 he got his certificate in Spanish Teaching, ELE (Español como lengua extranjera), from Salamanca Spain. He came to Turkey 2014 and after working with other institutions, at the autumn of 2014 he started working at Izmir University of Economics as a Spanish instructor.