Mr. Alejandro Ramirez Cantu was appointed to the Board in October 2012. He is the Managing Director of CEMEX Costa Rica.
Mr. Ramirez Cantu joined CEMEX in July 2000 and has held positions in various areas including Strategic Planning Director and Projects Director at CEMEX Central, Planning Vice President of the Philippines and Asia, Country Manager (Thailand), Vice President of Planning (Venezuela), Vice President of Strategic Projects (South America and the Caribbean), Director of Corporate Affairs (Americas) and Country Director of CEMEX Puerto Rico. In August 2014, he was appointed Acting CEO of the TCL Group, a position he held until April 2015.
Mr. Ramirez Cantu has extensive experience in the management of business units as well as development and implementation of operating and corporate strategies. He holds an MBA with a Major in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.Sc. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Monterrey Institute of Technology, Mexico.