- Chief Executive Officer, Pemex - Petroleos Mexicanos, Mexico
Emilio Lozoya is Chief Executive Officer of Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex). Prior to his appointment, he headed the international affairs office during the campaign and then transition team of the current President of Mexico. Lozoya co-founded and served as an executive board member of different investment funds, specializing in international private capital investments, including restructuring and international transactions, as well as related to infrastructure, the finance sector and IT. From 2006 to 2012, he worked at the World Economic Forum as Senior Director for Latin America, and from 2003 until 2006, he served as an Investment Officer for Structure Finance and Distressed Assets at the Inter-American Investment Corporation. He also worked at the Central Bank of Mexico, responsible for investing international reserves in securities. Lozoya is the author of numerous publications on monetary policy, productivity and competitiveness, public policy, and education and electoral systems. He holds a BSc in Economics from ITAM, a BA in Law from UNAM and an MPA in International Development from Harvard University.