Joaquin Guzman Loera, a Mexican drug lord, is also known as El Chapo, which means shorty because of his height. He is also the head of Sinaloa cartel, which is the most powerful drug-trafficking organization across the globe.
El Chapo Guzman was born in Badiraguato, Mexico, and entered the industry of drug trading during his teenage years. He established Sinaloa cartel in year 1989, and as time went by, it became an immensely profitable worldwide drug-trafficking operation. Renowned for his powerful influence and violent actions, El Chapo Guzman has escaped maximum security prisons several times.