Latin American Satellite Communications and Broadcasting Summit
May 23-24, 2017 / Mexico City

Jorge Villarreal

CEO

Elara Comunicaciones

United Mexican States

Jorge Villarreal is one of the most experienced executives in the Latin American satellite industry, with over twenty years of experience in the telecommunications and IT sectors, in areas such as management, sales, marketing, strategic planning and new business areas development.
In 2004, Jorge founded Elara Comunicaciones by merging several companies. He has seen how the company has become the second fastest growing worldwide teleport, according to the World Teleport Association.

Before founding Elara, Jorge held several management roles in Satmex, now Eutelsat Americas; as a Marketing Manager, he was in charge of all marketing and global communication strategies, and led several strategic alliances that contributed to significant growth for Satmex. He was also the Business Associate Manager at Redsat.

Jorge has an MSc in Economics and Business from the IESE Business School in Barcelona, and a BSc in Computer Engineering from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México.