Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of FEMSAJosé Antonio Fernández Carbajal joined FEMSA in 1987. He was named Chief Executive Officer of FEMSA in January 1995 and has served as Chairman of the Board of FEMSA since 2001.
Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola FEMSA
Carlos Salazar Lomelín joined FEMSA in 1973 and was named Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola FEMSA in 2000. Prior to that, he held senior management positions in several subsidiaries, including Chief Executive Officer of FEMSA Cerveza and General Manager of Grafo Regia.
Chief Executive Officer of FEMSA Comercio
Eduardo Padilla Silva joined FEMSA in 1997, and in 2000 he was named Chief Executive Officer of FEMSA Strategic Businesses—which includes Packaging, Logistics and OXXO. Since 2004 he has focused as CEO of FEMSA Comercio. Prior to that, Mr. Padilla Silva served as FEMSA’s Director of Strategic Procurement and Director of Strategic Planning.
Before joining FEMSA, Mr. Padilla Silva served as Chief Executive Officer of Terza, S.A. de C.V., a subsidiary of Grupo ALFA, from 1987 to 1996.
Mr. Padilla Silva earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical and industrial engineering from ITESM and a master’s degree in business administration from Cornell University. He also has completed graduate studies at IPADE.
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Strategic Development
Javier Astaburuaga Sanjinés joined FEMSA in 1982. In 2005 he was named FEMSA’s Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Strategic Development.
Prior to that, Mr. Astaburuaga Sanjinés served as co-CEO of FEMSA Cerveza, Vice President of Sales for Northern Mexico, Chief Financial Officer of FEMSA Cerveza, Vice President of Corporate Development for FEMSA, and Chief Information Officer of FEMSA Cerveza.
Director of Corporate Development
Federico Reyes García was named VP of Corporate Development in 2005 after serving as CFO and Corporate Development since 1999. Mr. Reyes Garcia first joined FEMSA in 1992 as Director of Corporate Development before serving as He was Chief Executive Officer of Seguros Monterrey Aetna and Valores Monterrey Aetna, and Executive Vice President of the Insurance and Pension Division at Bancomer Financial Group.
Executive Vice President of Human Resources
Alfonso Garza Garza joined FEMSA in 1985 and was named Executive Vice President of Human Resources in 2005. Prior to that, he held various positions at FEMSA Cerveza and FEMSA empaques (Packaging), including the management of FEMSA Packaging and Grafo Regia.
Vice-President of Management and Operating Control
José González Ornelas assumed the current position in 2002. He first joined FEMSA in 1979, where he held different positions in the organization, such as .
In 1987, he was CFO of FEMSA Cerveza and in 1994, he was named Director of Planning and Corporate Development of FEMSA and Chief Executive Officer of FEMSA Logistica.
He is a board member of several companies and sits on the controller board at Tecnológico de Monterrey.
He holds a Bechelor’s degree in accounting from Tecnológico de Monterrey and an MBA from IPADE and Nuevo Leon State University.