Octavio Alvídrez

Chief Executive Officer

Date of appointment: 15 August 2012

Mr Alvídrez has extensive experience within the mining industry, having previously held the position of General Manager of the Madero mine, one of Mexico’s largest mines operated by Peñoles.

Mr Alvídrez joined the Peñoles Group in August 1988. Since then he has held a number of senior operational and financial positions across Peñoles and Fresnillo, including that of Treasurer, Head of Investor Relations in London and Head of Procurement. He was appointed Vice President of the Silver Institute in June 2015, and is the Vice President of the Board of the Mines, Metallurgy and Geology School of the University of Guanajuato; and a Director of the Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources of the University of Arizona.