Mayer is the President, CEO and member of the board of directors of Ixia – a computer network solutions and security provider based in Calabasas, California, US. Conesa, meanwhile, is the CEO of Grupo Aeromexico – a holding company with subsidiaries engaged in commercial aviation in Mexico.
The Chairman and CEO of Sempra Energy, Debra L. Reed, said: “Bethany Mayer and Andrés Conesa will broaden the experience and breadth of Sempra Energy's board as we continue to expand our market footprint and innovate in the energy industry.”
Conesa, meanwhile, has been the CEO of Grupo Aeromexico since 2005. From 2003 to 2005, he was the Chairman of the Board of Directors of CINTRA, which is the holding company of Aeromexico and Mexicana. Previously, he spent seven years in Mexico's Ministry of Finance, including as deputy undersecretary for public credit from 2003 to 2004. Conesa has a bachelor's degree in economics from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, as well as a doctorate in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Sempra Energy now has a total of 13 board members.
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