Ricardo Salinas

Founder and Chairman, Salinas Group

Ricardo Salinas is president of Grupo Salinas, a group of companies in finance, retail, telecommunications, and media. He founded Fundación Azteca, a nonprofit organization with a focus on health, nutrition, education, and the environment. Other Grupo Salinas initiatives seeking to build a better society are Kybernus, Fomento Cultural Grupo Salinas, Ciudad de las Ideas, and Caminos de la Libertad. Salinas has spoken at World Economic Forum, the Young Presidents Organization, The Economist Roundtable on Mexico, Institute of the Americas, UCLA, TED, and Harvard Business School on globalization, education, and entrepreneurship. He writes about corporate, political, economic, and cultural issues in his blog at The Huffington Post, Newsweek,and La Opinión.

Videos/Audio of Ricardo Salinas

If you’ve only been reading the headlines, you might think it was all about El Chapo and a wall, but there’s a lot more... See more
Mexico is quickly becoming an emerging market heavyweight. Having surpassed Spain as the 12th largest economy in the... See more
Immigration, economic growth, leadership, drug wars, poverty. Both countries deal with the same issues. Will the... See more
A leading entrepreneur and executive in Latin America explores immigration, economic development, and democracy. See more
William Foote, Ricardo Teran, Hernando De Soto, Randall Kempner and Beverly Adams talk about entrepreneurs and the new... See more