The Nearshoring Boom and Its Impact on Mexico’s Talent Landscape

Category: GAI
Published: 2024-05-07
The Nearshoring Boom and Its Impact on Mexico’s Talent Landscape’s latest Audio Interview “The Nearshoring Boom and Its Impact on Mexico’s Talent Landscape” features Jose Ruiz. Jose is President of IMD International Search Group and CEO of Alder Koten. Before his current roles, Jose was a partner in the global industrial practice of Heidrick & Struggles, a renowned executive search and leadership consulting firm. He worked in their Houston, Texas office and also served as a managing partner in their Monterrey, Mexico office. During this time, he gained valuable insights into executive search, talent acquisition, and leadership development. Prior to his career in executive search, Jose held leadership positions in engineering and operations management within manufacturing organizations in both the United States and Mexico. Notably, he served as the vice president and general manager at Holley Performance Products, a company owned by the private equity fund Kohlberg & Co LLC.

In the 9-minute Audio Interview, Mr. Ruiz discusses these questions:

  • What are the general impacts of the nearshoring boom on Mexico’s economy and workforce?
  • How has the rise in nearshoring opportunities influenced employment trends in Mexico?
  • What are the main challenges and opportunities that nearshoring presents to Mexico?
  • How is this high demand affecting recruiting talent?