Management Team

Armando Garza Sada

Chairman of the Board

Joined ALFA in 1978. B.S. from MIT. MBA from Stanford University.

Álvaro Fernández Garza

President

Joined ALFA in 1991. Undergraduate degree in Economics from Notre Dame University. Master’s degree in Management from ITESM and MBA from Georgetown University.

José de Jesús Valdez Simancas

President of Alpek

Joined ALFA in 1976. Undergraduate degree in Engineering and Master’s degree in Management from ITESM. Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.

Armando Tamez Martínez

President of Nemak

Joined ALFA in 1984. Undergraduate degree in Engineering from ITESM. Master’s degree in Administration and Engineering from George Washington University.

Mario H. Páez González

President of Sigma

Joined ALFA in 1974. Undergraduate degree in Accounting and Master’s degree in Management from ITESM. MBA from Tulane University.

Rolando Zubirán Shetler

President of Alestra

Joined ALFA in 1999. Undergraduate degree in Engineering from UNAM. Master’s degree in Operations Research from USC. Ph.D. in Philosophy from UANL with specialization in Management.

Alejandro M. Elizondo Barragán

Senior Vice President, Development

Joined ALFA in 1976. Undergraduate degree in Engineering from ITESM. MBA from Harvard University.

Manuel Rivera Garza

Senior Vice President, Development

Joined ALFA in 1976. Undergraduate degree in Engineering from ITESM. Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.

Carlos Jiménez Barrera

Senior Vice President, Legal and Corporate Affairs

Joined ALFA in 1976. Undergraduate degree in Law from Universidad de Monterrey. Master’s degree in Law from New York University.

Ramón A. Leal Chapa

Chief Financial Officer

Joined ALFA in 2009. Undergraduate degree in Accounting from Universidad de Monterrey. Master’s degree in Operations Management from ITESM. MBA from Harvard University.

Paulino J. Rodríguez Mendívil

Senior Vice President, Human Capital

Joined ALFA in 2004. Undergraduate degree in Engineering and Master’s degree in Energy Technology from the University of the Basque Country, Spain.