Management

Management

Every person who works at OMA contributes to the Group’s overall success. We know that – beyond being a business enterprise – we are a community of persons that are passionate about our work and gain the satisfaction of knowing that we provide quality services to passengers, clients, and other airport users.

OMA grows as a Group through the development of our people. We promote responsibility, commitment, and cooperation for the benefit of our company, our clients, and -- above all -- for personal growth both inside and outside the company. Our employees have the opportunity to expand and update their skills in order to design and take on new challenges.

Ricardo Dueñas Espriu
Chief Executive Officer
  • Ricardo Dueñas has a solid experience in the airport and infrastructure sectors, he has an economics degree from Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM), and holds a MBA from Harvard Business School and a MPA from Harvard Kennedy School.
  • He was Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Grupo Aeroportuario de la Ciudad de Mexico (GACM) from 2015 through 2018 and worked as an advisor in infrastructure projects at the Ministry of Communications and Transportation (SCT) between 2012 and 2015.
  • Previously, he worked in London for JP Morgan’s investment banking division for emerging markets from 2007 through 2011.
  • During 2005 he was advisor to the Mexican Delegation to the OECD in Paris, and between 2002 and 2004 he worked as an analyst for the Central Bank of Mexico.
Ruffo Pérez Pliego
Chief Financial Officer
  • Ruffo Pérez Pliego has more than 17 years’ experience in the areas of corporate finance, debt and equity placements, and mergers and acquisitions.
  • Mr. Pérez Pliego was CFO from 2010 to 2014 and CEO from 2014 to 2016 of Latin American Airports Holdings Ltd., which at the time owned Aerodom, a concessionaire of six airports in the Dominican Republic, and Inmobiliaria Fumisa, which leased substantially all the commercial spaces in the international wing of Terminal 1 of the Mexico City International Airport. 
  • Previously, he worked for nine years in the investment banking division of Credit Suisse. Mr. Pérez Pliego holds a B.A. from Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and a MBA from Harvard Business School.
Adriana Díaz Galindo
General Counsel
  • Has served as our General Counsel since june 2018.
  • She has more than 20 years of legal experience in the contract, finance, M&A, corporate governance, regulatory, and international litigation areas.
  • She was previously Legal Director for Finance and Administration at Grupo Televisa and Legal Director for Interprotección, Agente de Seguros y de Fianzas, S.A. de C.V., among other positions.
  • She has a law degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana and has taken specialized law courses at the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM).
Enrique Navarro Manjarrez
Director of Airport Operations
  • Has worked in OMA since May 2004.
  • Prior to his appointment as Director of Airport Operations he served as Director of the Monterrey Airport since 2013. Previously, he was the Administrator of the airports in Ciudad Juárez and Mazatlán.
  • Prior to joining OMA, he was promotions manager for Casa de Bolsa Probursa, Director of Investments and Projects for Grupo Chihuahua, Regional Administrator for Tax Audit in the Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit, and Director of Economic Studies for the government of the state of Nuevo León.
  • He has an economics degree from the Universidad Anáhuac, a Masters in Economic Development and Corporate Finance from Boston University, and has completed studies for a doctorate in business administration at the Swiss Management Center University.
  • In addition, he has taken courses in airport management and development offered by Aéroports de Paris and has a diploma in senior management from the IPADE business school. He has taught courses at the Universidad Anáhuac, the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, and the Universidad de Monterrey.
Enrique Chacón Tinajero
Infrastructure and Maintenance Director
  • Director of Infrastructure and Maintenance at OMA since june 2018.
  • More than 20 years experience in the design, construction, and management of infrastructure.
  • He began his professional career in 1998 at Empresas ICA, holding positions in the International and Urban Construction divisions.
  • He was director of urban construction projects at ICA from 2011 to 2018. He is a civil engineering graduate of the Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua and has taken courses for a Masters in Construction Management at the Universidad Iberoamericana.
  • In addition, he is certified by the American Concrete Institute as a Supervising Inspector for concrete works and has taken numerous specialized courses in the construction field.
Héctor Cortés
Commercial Director
  • He has served as Commercial Director since March 2017 and was Real Estate and New Businesses Director from October 2015 to March 2017.
  • Since joining OMA in 2001, after being part of the team that participated in the bidding process for the privatization of our airports, he was Manager of the Culiacán airport from 2007-2015, Manager of the Tampico airport from 2004 to 2006, and Diversification Manager from 2001 to 2003.
  • Previously, he worked at Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. in the special projects area in 1999-2000 and in the start-up and operation of ICAVE, a specialized container terminal in 1995 -1997.  From 1989 - 1994 he worked at Puertos Mexicanos, a unit of the Ministry of Communications and Transportation.
  • He holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) and a Master’s Degree in Project Management from the University of British Columbia. He also holds a post graduate degree in Airports Engineering and Operations from the Instituto Politécnico Nacional and the ICAO. He has attended advanced programs in business and management at the Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección de Empresa (IPADE) Business School and the Universidad de las Américas, and has completed specialized courses in airports operations, security and safety, maintenance, and development. He is a certified member of the American Association of Airport Executives.