Mister Cuba Juan Carlos Ariosa was named Mister Global 2022 on Saturday night in Chiang Mai, Thailand. He bested thirty-eight other contestants with his natural charm and wit.
Juan Carlos is a dentist by profession. He won the hearts of the judges with his answer to the top 3 unanimous question of what he would do when given a chance to have no rules and be outrageous for a day. He answered that he would help the needy, even open the hospitals for those without access to healthcare.
Mister Colombia was named first runner-up.
Mister Brazil was second runner-up.
Misters Thailand and Korea were part of the top 5.
The top 15 also included representatives from Nigeria, Vietnam, Mexico, South Africa, Peru, India, Chile, North Cyprus, Poland and Spain.
Best Charming Smile – Korea
Best Model – Switzerland
Best National Costume – Philippines
Mister Congeniality – Congo
Mister Photogenic – Cuba
Internet Popularity Award – Nigeria
Best in Swimwear – North Cyprus
Most Inspiring – Mexico