Vicente Fox, Executive Headhunter

His Cabinet is loaded with business talent

Holding a cordless microphone and cracking jokes as he fielded questions from journalists, Francisco Gil looked more like a talk-show host than Mexico's next Finance Secretary. "I thought I was returning to government service, but I feel like I'm getting into show biz," quipped the 57-year-old economist, who has been giving nonstop interviews since being named to the Cabinet of incoming President Vicente Fox.

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