The Contribution of Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega To Televisa’s Success

Today, Grupo Televisa, S.A. can be considered as the largest media company in Mexico. Its shows are highly popular. The ratings of these shows are high consistently. In addition, the company is broadcasting internationally too. This is through partners such as Univision. But all this has been possible through the assistance provided by Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega. Currently, he is serving as the executive vice president of this company. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega had joined this company a long time back. This is why he understands this company really well.

Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega spent his childhood in New York. Then he joined a law firm over there. This was when he had the feeling that there should be a law firm in Mexico too. He called up some colleagues and moved on to establish his law firm over there, in Mexico. This venture was highly successful. Today it is among the most reputed law firms located in Mexico. This was when he was able to meet Emilio Azcarraga Jean as Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega worked as personal attorney for him. He was given the offer of joining Televisa. Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega was appointed as chief financial officer here. He worked hard and made the company grow. He assisted in the restructuring of the company. This happened after the death of Emilio Azcarraga Jean’s father. Due to this restructuring, the company was able to do well and outperform all its predecessors. This also gave complete control of this company back into the hands of Emilio Azcarraga Jean.

Post this; Alfonso de Angoitia Noriega got promoted to the post of the executive vice president of the company. This was when he entered into dealing with Univision that amounted to nearly $1.2 billion. This gave Televisa an access into the Hispanic Market of America.