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Grupo Salinas is a group of dynamic, fast growing, and technologically advanced companies focused on creating economic value through market innovation and goods and services that improve the lives of its customers, social value –with the creation of capacities in society to improve their living conditions– and environmental value –by mitigating negative impacts of its value chain. By bringing well-being to all levels of society, Grupo Salinas fosters the development of the countries where it operates.

Created by entrepreneur  Ricardo B. Salinas, Grupo Salinas operates as a forum to develop entrepreneurial ability and support decision-making among the executives who lead Group's member firms: TV Azteca, Grupo Elektra, Advance America, Banco Azteca, Seguros Azteca, Afore Azteca, Italika, Punto Casa de Bolsa, Azteca Internet, Totalplay, Totalplay Empresarial y Totalsec

Grupo Salinas companies generate annual revenue of approximately US$5 billion and US$1.3 billion in EBITDA in the media, retail, financial services, telecommunications and Internet industries. Grupo Salinas companies operate in Mexico, the El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Peru, and Panama.

Fundación Azteca, as well as its affiliate organizations in the United States, Peru, Guatemala and El Salvador, and Arte & Cultura Grupo Salinas, Kybernus, and Caminos de la Libertad, are Grupo Salinas non-profit organizations dedicated to improving health, education, preserving the environment, making culture accessible, and promoting leadership and freedom.