Satélites Mexicanos, S.A. de C.V. (Satmex) has announced that,
effective as of September 19, 2012, Mr. Juan García-Gayou Facha has been
appointed as its Chief Financial Officer. There are no arrangements or
understandings between Mr. García-Gayou and any other persons pursuant
to which he was selected as Chief Financial Officer.
Prior to joining Satmex, Mr. García-Gayou, 41, served as CFO for ICA
Infraestructura, which is the long term investments division at Empresas
ICA, a major construction and engineering holding in Mexico. Mr.
Garcia-Gayou also served as Director of Finance at Thomson Reuters.
Mr. Garcia-Gayou holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Universidad
Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), a B.S. in Economics from Instituto
Tecnólogico Autónomo de México (ITAM), and an MBA from MIT Sloan School
Juan has a very solid track record, his skill set and expertise will
enhance the management team at Satmex. Juan is an excellent fit to the
culture and values that we have at Satmex, I am very pleased to have him
on board and I am confident he will guide important efforts that will
help the Company achieve its goals, says Patricio Northland, CEO at