Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega was born on the 17th day of January 1962 Mexico. He is the serving director and the executive vice President of Grupo Televise, S.A. In the Spanish speaking world, GrupoTelevisa is the largest media company.
His board memberships
Since April 1997, Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega has been on the board Televisa. On April 20th, 2009, Alfonso Angoitia is named the chair of the finance committee of the Company. At this declaration, Nariega was an independent member of the Board of Directors, Group Modelo SAB de CV. He also served as a Board Member in Bolsa Mexican de Valores, Pepsi Bottling Group Mexico (PBG), Empresas Cablevision and Sky. In the Univision, Alfonso served as an alternative member of the Board of Directors.
Alfonso Angoitia being an executive Vice President doesn’t mean he just works up and found himself in this position. He took time in his career. Between the years 1999-2003, Alfonso was a chief financial officer. He worked with White & Case LLB in the New York City before joining Group Televisa. He is among the founding partners of Angoitia, Mijares, Cortes y Fuentes, S.C, which is among leading law firm in Mexico. Alfonso also worked as a personal Attorney to Emilio Azcarraga. As a personal Attorney, he worked with his boss to legally and financially restructure this company and it regained its operation control.
Alfonso is considered a close ally to Emilio Azcarraga Jean and Televisa’s financial mastermind. He was very instrumental. In just a month, he was able to merge Televisa and Univision closing a deal of $1.2 billion. This greatly enabled Televisa to get access to her desired US Hispanic Market, The United States.
Alfonso de Angoitia is a regular annual attendee of the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference media summit in Idaho. This annual conference is usually hosted by Investment Firm Allen & Company, privately owned company that features politics, business, culture heavyweights and philanthropy deeds.