As part of the Inter-American Development Bank’s annual meeting, I had the opportunity to participate in a round table discussion organized by the prestigious British publication The Banker on the Dominican Republic’s growth in recent years and its plans for sustainable development. Leading the discussion was the publication’s economic editor, Silvia Pavoni, with the participation […]
I am very excited to share with you that on October 16th, one of my biggest life dreams was crystallized when I launched, “The Cisneros: Faces and Footprints of a Family (1570-2015)”. The Royal Spanish Academy of History in Madrid was where, alongside my wife Patty, my son Guillermo and dear friends such as José […]
I would like to share with you another interesting interview by Bloomberg of my daughter Adriana as the new CEO of Cisneros. In the interview, she mentions relevant aspects of our future plans and the niche markets with the greatest potential for the organization’s growth. Adriana clearly states that her focus is on Latin America, […]
I would like to share with you a very good article The Miami Herald wrote about my daughter Adriana as the new CEO of Cisneros. Published on October 28th, the article very well presents the challenges she has taken on in her new role, as well as the way she has prepared herself to face […]
Last December 16th I attended the Arab – Latin American Forum in Abu Dhabi as the moderator of the panel “Assessing the business climate in both regions and existing and potential channels for interregional trade relationship”. During that visit I was interviewed by John Defterios for the CNN program Global Exchange. I am proud to […]
I was able to attend the First Summit of the Americas 2012, in Cartagena, Colombia, in my opinion a historic meeting, because there was consensus on the need to progress, to have a higher economic growth, to create new jobs and more quality education throughout the hemisphere.
I have already commented in interviews that I believe that this is going to be Latin America’s decade, why? Latin America has built a large market: 450 million consumers and 40 million Hispanics in the United States, in which more than 30% of foreign investments come from Latin American companies. Latin American entrepreneurs have decided […]
What has been one of the most difficult decisions you have made?… Diane Brady, Head of Content at Business Week, recently asked me that question. I think that maybe one of the most complicated decisions I have made, but at the same time the most sound decision was to enter the Hispanic market in the […]