Finance Monthly CFO Awards 2020 www.finance-monthly.com 64 MEXICO Finance Monthly CFO Awards 2020 CFO of IEnova MANUELA MOLINA ABOUT IENOVA IEnova was among the first private companies to invest in the energy sector in Mexico offering natural gas storage, pipelines, and distribution. Since we first arrived in the country in 1996, we have positioned ourselves as a leader in the energy industry. At year-end 2019, we have more than 1,300 employees and approximately $9.6 billion dollars in total assets, which makes us one of the largest private energy companies in the country. Our Services IEnova is a Mexican company that develops, builds and operates energy infrastructure that drives the development of Mexico. At the end of 2019, we have a headcount of 1,300 employees and approximately $9.6 billion dollars in total assets, making us one of the largest private energy companies in the country. Natural Gas, LPG and ethane transportation and storage IEnova owns and operates various natural gas, LPG, and ethane distribution, transportation and storage systems in the states of Aguascalientes, Baja California, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Estado de México, Jalisco, Nuevo León, Puebla, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tabasco, Tamaulipas and Veracruz. Mission To develop, build, and operate energy infrastructure, contributing to the growth of Mexico, within a framework of ethics, safety, respect, and commitment to our employees, the environment, the communities to which we belong, our customers and shareholders. Vision To be the leading energy infrastructure company in Mexico that contributes to the country’s sustainable development. Our Philosophy At IEnova, we view sustainability as a path of continuous improvement and to the creation of value for our shareholders, employees, clients and the communities to which we belong, based on three fundamental pillars: environmental, social and economic, all founded on ethics and corporate governance. At IEnova, we have the firm conviction that infrastructure fosters progress, creates opportunities for growth and investment, promotes regional development and represents an important source of employment. This is particularly true in terms of energy. Having sources of clean, sufficient and competitively priced energy increases the opportunities for investment and therefore, employment, which will increase our country’s levels of competitiveness and industrialisation. Strategy and Sustainability Model By integrating sustainability into IEnova’s business model, we aim to be a leading company in the energy sector in Mexico with sustained growth, all while respecting the environment and developing andmaintaining long-termandmutually beneficial relationships with our stakeholders. IEnova’s sustainability strategy is a key component of the company’s overall business strategy, as well as in its integrated risk management process (economic, environmental and social). Sustainability is implemented through specific actions focused on the key issues that are material to IEnova and its stakeholders. www.ienova.com.mx ABOUT MANUELA MOLINA Nelly Molina is IEnova’s Chief Financial Officer since July 2017. Previously, Nelly was Vice President of Finance from 2010 to 2017. Before joining IEnova, Nelly was Vice President of Finance at El Paso Corporation in Mexico from 2001 to 2010. Prior to El Paso Corporation (Mexico), Nelly was General Manager of Kinder Morgan (Mexico) at the first natural gas distribution company in Hermosillo, Sonora from 1997 to 2001. Nelly is currently the chairman of the Issuers Committee of the Mexican Stock Exchange and board member of the International Chamber of Commerce Mexico. In 2015, Nelly was national president of the Mexican Institute of Finance. Nelly also was an independent board member of the Mexico International Airport Project and she is board member and founder investor of NatGas Querétaro. Nelly holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the Universidad de Sonora and a master’s degree in Finance from the Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey.