A prominent Borderland entrepreneur, Alejandra de la vega is one of the owners of FC Juarez in Liga BBVA MX and El Paso Locomotive FC of the USL-Championship. She was recently profiled by Forbes Mexico as a prominent woman in business.
De la Vega was born in Chihuahua City, Mexico and obtained a bachelor’s degree from the Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM). She also earned a master’s degree in public administration from Harvard University.
She currently serves as a board member of Almacenes Distribuidores de la Frontera, a company that operates convenience stores in northern Chihuahua and Juarez. She is a member of the board of directors at the La Rodadora Children’s Museum in Juarez, and she is involved in several non-profits.
Alejandra is a successful business woman and philanthropist who has made her mark in the industry. She was named to the International Women’s Sports Foundation Advisory Committee in 2012 and is a member of the Mexican Association of Women Entrepreneurs.
Her family is also heavily invested in the community and has done much to strengthen relations between Juarez and El Paso. She is a founding member of Plan Estrategico de Ciudad Juarez and the El Paso Museum of Art Foundation.
She is also a member of the Board of Directors at the FEMAP Foundation, a nonprofit that seeks to raise the quality of life of people living in poverty in Mexico. She is also a former Secretary of Innovation and Economic Development for the state of Chihuahua.