Daniel Salcido of Axalta to Speak at IBIS Latin America 2024

IBIS Worldwide is pleased to announce that Daniel Salcido, a renowned expert from Axalta, will be one of the distinguished speakers at this year’s IBIS Latin America conference. Daniel will address the critical role of digitisation and artificial intelligence (AI) in transforming the collision repair industry. His session, titled “How Digitisation and AI is Changing the Face of Collision Repair,” promises to deliver profound insights into the technological advancements shaping the sector.

In an era where technology significantly influences every aspect of business, the collision repair industry is poised to undergo substantial changes. Daniel’s session will explore how vehicle sophistication and the integration of digital tools and AI are not only enhancing operational efficiency but also improving customer experiences and attracting talent with advanced skills. As global supply chain organisations leverage these technologies, there is a substantial opportunity for bodyshops to strengthen their business models for a more robust future.

This Q&A/interview-style session aims to engage attendees in a meaningful discussion on the opportunities and challenges presented by these emerging technologies.

Session Details:

  • Title: How Digitisation and AI is Changing the Face of Collision Repair
  • Speaker: Daniel Salcido, President LATAM North & VP Refinish LATAM, Axalta
  • Date/Time: 7 June 2024, 2:30pm
  • Location: World Trade Centre Mexico City

Attendees can expect to leave with actionable insights on how to leverage digital tools to enhance their operations and competitive edge in the market.

For additional information about the event, please visit here.


About Daniel Salcido:

Daniel Salcido is the President of Axalta Coating Systems Latin America North and Vice-president for the Refinish business in Latin America. Daniel has over 30 years expertise in Latam markets. Prior to lead Axalta Latam North, Daniel served as President of Axalta Mexico from 2016 to 2017 and as CFO for Axalta Latam from 2013 to 2017.

Prior of his positions with Axalta, Mr. Salcido served a number of positions for DuPont, including CFO of DuPont Mexico and Finance Director for DPC Latam from 2010 to 2013; Finance Director for DPC Latam from 2007-2010 and Finance Director for P&IP Latam from 2005-2007. Before joining DuPont in 1999, Mr. Salcido served in multiple finance roles at Nestle Mexico from 1993 to 1999.

Daniel holds a B.A. in Public Accountancy from ITAM and a General Management Program from IPADE. Currently he is member of the Board of Directors of Axalta Recubrimientos , Ducks Unlimited de Mexico, American Society of Mexico and WEF Iberoamerica.