Salvador Sanchez Valerio
Three Generations of Celanese in Mexico
My name is Salvador Sanchez Valerio. I was born on January 20, 1950 in Ocotlán, Jalisco, Mexico. Ocotlán is a city located at the border of the Chapala Lake, the biggest lake in Mexico. My family has been employed by Celanese for three generations. Here’s a brief story of my family as a member of the Celanese Mexico family.
Mr. Jesús Sanchez was born on July 27, 1911, in Concepcion de Buenos Aires, Jalisco, located in the top of the Sierra del Tigre where he used to work as a muleteer.
In 1945, a group of North American entrepreneurs purchased land that used to be a peanut…