Emilio-Austin1Emilio Lozoya Austin

Former CEO, Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex)
& Former Advisor to the President 

Emilio Lozoya Austin, Lozoya Austin holds a B.A in Economics and one in Law from ITAM and UNAM, respectively.
He also has a Master’s in Public Administration and International Development by Harvard University.

Between 2009 and 2012, he co-founded and was an Executive Board Member of several investment funds, specialised on international private capital investments, including restructuring and international transactions. From 2006 to 2009, he worked at the World Economic Forum as Senior Director for Latin America, where he was in charge of research and strategies related with the forum. From 2003 to 2006, he served as an investment officer for structure finance and distressed assets at the Inter-American Investment Corporation, Inter-American Development Bank, where he interacted with different Latin American industries and countries. Between 1999 and 2001, he worked as an analyst at the Central Bank of Mexico, responsible for investing international reserves in securities.

He has been a Board Member of several corporations and enterprises related with infrastructure, finance sector, IT as well as of Qualitas Foundation.

He is author of several publications related to monetary policy; productivity and competitiveness; efficient public policies; as well as education and electoral systems.