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Mayor Juan Francisco Ramírez Salcido

Acting Mayor of Guadalajara

The Acting Mayor of Guadalajara, Juan Francisco Ramírez Salcido is “tapatío” (from Guadalajara), born on March 25, 1969, the oldest of three brothers, of businessman parents, married and with two children.

Graduated with a degree in Business Administration from the Universidad del Valle de Atemajac (UNIVA), he entered local and national politics with one objective: to serve the citizens.

In 2015 he assumed his first public position of popular representation as Councilor of the City Council of Guadalajara; In 2018 he was Federal Representative of Jalisco for district 14 in the LXIV Legislature.

From 2021 to October 2023, he was Councilor of the Guadalajara City Council, coordinating the Movimiento Ciudadano political party fraction. He chaired the Commission of Governance, Regulations and Surveillance and was a member of the commissions of Public Finance and Municipal Heritage, Citizen Security and Social Prevention, Metropolitan Affairs and Coordination and that of Traditional Centers and Neighborhoods. He also chaired the Restricted Business Council of the Municipality.

After October 26, 2023, he was appointed by the Guadalajara City Council as Acting Mayor. And since November of the same year he has chaired the Building Commission for Metropolitan Affairs and Coordination.