Alfonso de Angoita Noriega’s Success in the Media Industry

     Alfonso de Angoita Noriega is a renowned business leader who currently serves as Grupo Televisa S.A’s director. The firm is recognized for being the largest broadcaster in the Spanish world. Noriega has been sitting on Televisa’s board as from April 1997 and is currently its vice president. In his career, Alfonso has been an employee of different corporations. Grupo Modelo SAB de CV appointed him to serve on its board, and he was also the chairperson of its finance committee. He has sat on the boards of institutions such as Empresas Cablevision, Sky, Bolsa Mexican de Valores, Pepsi Bottling Group (Mexico) and many others. Noriega was also offered an opportunity to act as an alternative member of the Univision’s board of directors.

Noriega has been offered different positions at Grupo Televisa S.A since he joined it. In 1999, the firm appointed as the chief financial officer, and he held the position until 2003. He made tremendous contributions to the company, and this made him be promoted to his current position. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega was once an employee of the White Case LLP, which is a New York-based company. He also worked at Mijares, Angoitia, and Cortés y Fuentes, S.C as its founding partner.

Emilio Azcárraga, who is Grupo Televisa’s current CEO, appointed Noriega to act as his attorney after his father’s death. The two worked had to create excellent financial and legal strategies that enabled the firm to be successful. Alfonso has significantly assisted in growing the company’s finances. During his time as the executive VP of the enterprise, he has helped it in making a $1.2 billion partnership with Univision. The transaction is significant since it has assisted the company in accessing the U.S Hispanic market. Alfonso de Angoita Noriega is a philanthropist and is currently a board member of nonprofit organizations such as Mexicana para la Salud A.C and Kardias A.C.