Meet Alejandro Alonso Garcia - Slitting & Finishing Coordinator

Name: Alejandro Alonso Garcia

Location: Monterrey

Current Position: Slitting & Finishing Coordinator

How long have you been with the company? 2.5 years

What does your typical day involve? Process walkthrough, managing projects in the area and production plan follow-up.

What do you like best about your job? Treating with all the process employees and being part of all the marketing strategies of so many different products.

How did you get started in this industry? As an assistant and translator to technicians when the transition of Grafo Regia to the Constantia group took place, later on managing projects.

What are your favorite sports or pastimes?  I enjoy jigsaw puzzles and running.

Do you have a favorite sports team that you root for? Not really, but if I must answer this, I would have to say one of our local Football teams in Monterrey – Rayados (I know that my boss won’t like this answer… hehe)

What would people be surprised to know about you? I love modern and contemporary art.
What is your favorite band, movie, or book?  “Nothing” by Janne Teller and “The Unbearable Lightness of Being” by Milan Kundera, those books really made me think…

What was your favorite holiday/vacation?
That would be New Years; I love to see the excitement of the “new beginnings”-feeling in most people.

What’s the best career advice you’ve ever received?
You don’t have to prove anything to anyone, just to yourself.