Porfirio Sanchez was born in Mexico City in 1975. He works at Televisa in Mexico City. Porfirio Sanchez Galindo has several years experience serving as a diplomat. He went to Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics in 1998. He also participated in software research process at Carnegie Mellon University and has received an award of executive education from Stanford’s executive program. Sanchez also went to Carnegie Mellon University and Stanford Graduate School where he did short courses.
In 2000, Porfirio Sanchez was appointed to serve the Mexican government in the finance ministry as a minister. He served in the competitive capacity for six years after which Televisa appointed him as a chief economist for the company. The firm made this decision because of his management and economic analysis skills and his ability to quickly identify opportunities and shortcomings. In this capacity, Porfirio Sanchez has the responsibility of guiding editorial televise.
According to Porfirio Sanchez Galindo, the best approach for success is a good academic background and an extensive experience. His academic experience has equipped him with knowledge in the media industry, broadcasting, and advertising. He has a good understanding of how the economy operates and how to survive in the competitive market as well as the impact of government policies on the corporate sector. This knowledge is critical for Televisa to become a leader in the industry. With new firms entering the market, competition has intensified. Galindo and his team have formulated a strategy to ensure that Televisa is not overtaken by the new companies by being innovative and proactive in offering solutions to emerging challenges. This way, Televisa will continue to enjoy market leadership and keeps up with emerging trends.
Under the leadership of Porfirio Sanchez, Televisa has become one of the leading media firms in Mexico and distributes its services in the U.S.A too. Today, Televisa manages more than 10,000 employees. This demonstrates the leadership skills of Porfirio Sanchez. All entrepreneurs in the media industry should look up to Porfirio Sanchez as a role model.