By L. Casanova
Overseas Direct funding from rising economies reached $130 billion in 2005, the top point ever recorded. The variety of multinationals from rising economies within the worldwide Fortune 500 has elevated from 19 in 1990 to forty seven in 2005, with approximately ten of them coming from Latin the USA. This ebook specializes in realizing this new phenomenon.
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26 T H E L E A D E R S O F G L O B A L L AT I N A S But not all leaders of Global Latinas come from old money. Latin America is still bedeviled by sharp disparities in wealth. Not enough people have felt the benefits of globalization and the impressive rise of outward and inward investment over the last decade. In this situation, it becomes ever more important that the region spawns top management personnel – capable of running global firms – from all kinds of backgrounds, and not just those fortunate enough to be born into upper-class families.
This was the policy of ‘reverse-outsourcing’, in which Embraer contracted out the manufacture of many of its components to the likes of GE and Honeywell, while it assembled all the planes itself. This made it far more flexible than the vertically and horizontally integrated Bombardier, which did everything internally. Not only could Embraer get the best component-makers in the world to provide what it needed, but it could also speed up the flow of components when it had to increase orders. 26 If Botelho is remembered for anything, it is for spotting the opportunity in the regional jets market while rival companies looked elsewhere.
In such circumstances, it was easier for family owners to develop their own firms with their own money. The relevant point here, however, is that it has meant that many emerging multinationals from the region have strong individuals at the helm. They are 20 I N T R O D U C T I O N : T H E E M E R G E N C E O F G L O B A L L AT I N A S used to seeing things in the long term, while keeping an eye on the quarterly pressures. At the same time they enjoy a long tenure. There are, of course, exceptions.