Porfirio Sanchez Galindo has offered two important ingredients for success at Televisa: extensive experience and solid academic background. Having worked both within and outside the corporate sector, Porfirio Sanchez Galindo has unrivalled insight on how the economies operates and how to navigate the complex economic environment. Having worked as a career diplomat within the Mexican government, he has unmatched knowledge on how the economic environment operates and how government policies and decisions can potentially impact the corporate. Such intimate knowledge is crucial in Televisa’s quest to become a leading player in the industry. Having successfully served as a confidant of Mexican for Finance for several years, Porfirio Sanchez Galindo has deep knowledge on how the local and global economic environments operate. He is capable of identifying pitfalls and opportunities, which played a key role in the move by Televisa to bring him on board. And his meteoric rise through the ranks of the organization is testimony to his excellent economic analysis and corporate management skills.
Career and Education Background
Porfirio Sanchez Galindo fully grasps the different forces that influence organizational operations. His knowledge not only stems from his solid academic background but also years of experience as a career diplomat. His grasp of economic issues were first tested, horned and improved when he joined the Mexican government in 2000.Francisco Gil Diaz brought his on board to serve as the chief of staff in the Finance Ministry, which he was heading as the minister. Despite having no experience as a career diplomat, Porfirio Sanchez Galindo excelled in his new demanding job as the economic advisor to the minister. He held his office u to 2006. He was immediately snapped up by Televisa who appointed him to serve as the company’s chief economist. He also doubled up as the corporate vice president and the company’s chief of staff.
In addition to these roles, he was tasked with guiding the company’s new entity, Editorial Televisa to success following his appointment as the chief executive officer in 2015. Porfirio Sanchez Galindo graduated from Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) in 1998 with Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. He has also taken a few short courses in various fields at Stanford Graduate School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University.