Alonso Ancira

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Alonso Ancira Elizondo (born 1956 in Mexico City) is a Mexican businessman who is the controlling shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Altos Hornos de Mexico ("AHMSA”).[1] Ancira purchased AHMSA from the Mexican Government in 1991, when the government privatized the steel industry. In 2006 the magazine Vanguardia named Ancira as one of Mexico's "power elite," with a fortune of over $700 million.[citation needed] On March 30, 2006, Ancira was elected as President of the Iron and Steel Mexican Chamber (CANACERO) for the years 2006-2007.[citation needed] Ancira is the Chairman of the Board of (Mexicans and Americans Thinking Together) a non for profit organization based in San Antonio, TX.

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  1. ^ "MEETME reports acquisition by director Ancira". US Fed News Service  – via Highbeam (subscription required). 7 June 2012. Retrieved 2 February 2015. 

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