Juan de Villafranca Andrade
Holds a degree in law from Universidad Iberoamericana and has broad experience in the public and private sectors.
In the public sector, served as commissioner of patents and trademarks at Mexico's patent office (IMPI), and director of the national registry of foreign investment at Mexico's Secretariat of Commerce and Industrial Development. At Mexico's Secretariat of Foreign Relations, progressed from deputy director of bilateral technical cooperation, director general of legal affairs, assistant to Secretary Fernando Solana, Mexican ambassador to Singapore, Brunei and Myanmar, to head of staff. Served as president of the General Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), and general comptroller of Mexico's Secretariat of Tourism.
In the private sector, has provided consulting in patents and trademarks, foreign investment, and business development. Directed Pegaso Media at Grupo Pegaso and Marking Services Incorporated.
Claudia Almazán Méndez
Regulatory Affairs and Public Market Access Director
Holds a degree in Pharmacy from Autonomous National University of Mexico (UNAM).
Serves as a member of the subcommittee on health inputs for Mexico's federal bureau of standards and regulations.
Is a specialist in regulatory affairs. Has diplomas at Monitoring Clinical Trials and Hospitalary Pharmacy, both from UNAM.
Within AMELAF, is Coordinator in Regulatory Affairs and Public Market Commissions.
Mtra. Mauri Magali Santoyo Garnica
Private Market Director
Master in Business Administration, specialized in Corporate Communication, with extensive experience in public relations, internal and external communication, brand positioning and consulting.
Working on the development of alliances between different business groups, non-profit associations and the government sector. Having the opportunity to work with COPARMEX, CANIFARMA, CONCANACO, CONCAMIN, CCE, Government of the State of Mexico, WALTMART, BAL Group, OXXO, Political Parties and Advertising Agencies.
Within AMELAF, she participates as coordinator in the Private Market Commission.
Eduardo Navarro Barajas
Supply Chain Director
Graduated in International Business from the University of Guadalajara, with a specialization in project management and lean six sigma.
Extensive experience in the supply chain area, directing processes such as purchasing, planning, supplies, sourcing, among others.
Experience in developing national or foreign suppliers for differentiation or cost leadership approaches; process improvements and approach to an extended supply chain.
Certified from the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) in different topics, as well as in managerial skills from the Technological and Higher Studies Institute of the West (ITESO).
Aida Rosas Pluma
Holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Autonomous National University of Mexico (UNAM).
Has obtained experience in the international and private sector: in public relations at Scimpla S.A de C.V. (medical and laboratory equipment and instruments), and as assistant of direction, operations and administration at Marking Services de México (company dedicated to industrial signage).
Coordinated sales at EF Servicios en Educación Internacional; managed and coordinated the activities department at EF Education First, Tarrytown, New York.
Araceli Navia Vargas
Assistant to the Executive President
Sonia López Martínez
Regulatory Affairs Manager
Carlos Paz Chaparro
Technical Coordinator of Commissions
Patricia García González
Assistant to the Regulatory Affairs and Public Market Access Director
Susana Chaveste Toriz