Alejandro Ramírez

Chief Executive Officer, Cinepolis

BA in Economics, Harvard University; MSc in Development Economics, University of Oxford; MBA, Harvard Business School. Formerly: Mexico's Representative to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD); Technical Secretary, Social Cabinet of the Government of Mexico; worked for the World Bank and the United Nations Development Programme in the areas of poverty and human Development. Currently, Chief Executive Officer, Cinépolis, the largest film exhibition company in Latin America, with operations in Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Central America, India, Spain and the United States. In terms of admissions, Cinépolis is the 2nd film exhibition chain globally, with 311 million attendees worldwide in 2016. Co-authored "Poverty, Human Development and Indigenous People in Latin America." Chairman, Mexican Business Council; Morelia International Film Festival; Mexicanos Primero. Serves on the Boards of BBVA Bancomer, the Mexican Competitiveness Institute, the Sundance Institute and the Harvard Board of Overseers. 2012, Chair of the B20, the G20's Business Summit.

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