Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V. announced that its board of directors appointed Ruffo Pérez Pliego to be chief financial officer; his appointment is effective April 3. Porfirio González, OMA’s CEO, had exercised the CFO responsibilities on an interim basis.
Pérez Pliego has more than 17 years’ experience in the areas of corporate finance, debt and equity placements, and mergers and acquisitions. 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.