Alfredo Harp Helú

August 16, 2021 | 11:26 AM
  • Sector: Holding
  • Company: Grupo Martí, Interceramic
  • Country: México

He is one of the closest businessmen to President Andrés Manuel López Obrador due to their shared passion for baseball. Following a US$207 million investment to build a stadium in Mexico City, the politician and the businessman have joined forces to promote sports and reduce obesity problems in México. However, their relationship was not always this close. López Obrador criticized the businessman’s sale of Banamex to the U.S. financial group Citi in 2001.