Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega – Leader and Contributor to Grupo Televisa
Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega is one of the leaders of Grupo Televisa, S. A. He is the director and executive vice president as well. The corporation is the largest in the Spanish-speaking world. It is a media company that has been around for a few decades.
Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega has been in the business with Grupo Televisa, S. A. since April 1997. He was a member of the Board of Televisa. More than a decade later in 2009, Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega was appointed to the position of Chairman of the Finance Committee. He was also appointed to the post of Independent member of Grupo Modelo SAB de CV’s Board of Directors. Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega is a part of a few other boards as well. Some of them include Pepsi Bottling Group Mexico, or PBG for short, Bolsa Mexicana de Valores, and more.
For a few years, Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega was the Chief Financial Officer of the Grupo Televisa. He was appointed to the position in 1999 and, in 2003, he was promoted to Executive Vice President. Although Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega was no longer the CFO of Grupo Televisa, he is still considered to be one of the most integral parts of the financial structure of the large corporation. Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega used to be the attorney of the current CEO of Televisa – Emilio Azcárraga Jean, and because of that, he is also a trusted legal advisor to the CEO. Some of the most significant contributions that Mr. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega has made are financial. He put together a few financial schemes that increased the company’s yearly revenue. He also established a deal between Grupo Televisa and Univision which amounted to more than a billion dollars. The deal between the two leaders brought many benefits for Grupo Televisa S. A. The partnership unlocked the American viewing audience to the Spanish company. The Hispanic audience and market as a whole in the United States of America is a rather large one. Receiving access to it expanded Grupo Televisa even further.