Business View Caribbean, July/August 2018

24 25 G rupo Precision Control (GPC) was founded in 1971 by two engineers - Eli Rush, an American, and Alejandro Pardo, a Mexican, “with the idea of manufacturing pre- cision controls for different electrical applications,” says Emmanuel Pardo Murray, second generation and Director of Corporate Operations. “From the beginning, they understood that in order for Precision Controls to work properly, continuous and clean power was also required, so they also started supplying UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) equipment to industries. At that time, 1971, there were only three companies in Mexico with this kind of equipment.Now, there are hundreds of all size compa- nies playing in the market, and Grupo Precision Control is not only the market leader, it is also the only pioneer left from those three. Murray says that the need for UPS equipment was limited to entities such as hospitals and data centers. But, today, technology has taken control in all industries and customers demand 24/7 A MARKET LEADER Grupo Precision Control AT A GLANCE GRUPO PRECISION CONTROL WHAT: A manufacturer and distributor of precision controls for electrical applications WHERE: Mexico City, Mexico WEBSITE: We can accommodate most businesses, and can tailor solutions that fit the customer’s needs for safe and continuous power. They don’t have to adapt to us. EMMANUEL PARDO MURRAY, DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE OPERATIONS