Henry Davis Signoret


Henry Davis Signoret is an internal member of our Advisor and Manager board of directors. Mr. Davis worked at Cifra S.A. for 33 years, where he conducted an extensive career at marketing, human resources, management, operations and strategy areas in the supermarket department of the Company, Aurrerá. In 1971, sponsored by Cifra S.A., he took a management development course at Harvard University. From 1983 to 1998, Mr. Davis served as the chief executive officer of Cifra S.A. and member and vice-president of its board of directors.

Mr. Davis was also the founding president of the Mexican Association of Supermarkets and Department Stores, (ANTAD), of the Mexican Association of Standards in the Electronic Commerce (AMECE) and of the Studies Center of the Metropolitan Area (METRÓPOLI 2025).

Mr. Davis currently develops several family businesses, such as real estate developments in Puerto Vallarta (construction and development), a Consorcio Hogar S.A.B (housing) and The Hacienda de los Morales. He is also partner of GIA S.A. (contruction), Aserta Insurance, Pacifica S.A., and a member of the board of directors of Grupo Bimbo S.A., Telefónica Móviles México S.A. de C.V. and Kansas City Southern (to which he is also a partner).

Mr. Davis was born in Mexico City in 1940, where he received a Business Management degree at The Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico.