General Coordinator of International Affairs
Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food of Mexico
BA in Business Administration, University of Coahuila, Torreón; MSc in Planning and Urban - Regional Development, University of Akron, Ohio, USA; diverse diploma courses, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. Vast international experience. Has held several important positions representing the Government of Mexico overseas: 1991-93, Trade Counsellor, Mexican Embassy in Ottawa, Canada; 13 years as Trade Counsellor, North American Free Trade Agreement Office (NAFTA), Washington DC; 2005-13, Trade Representative of the Secretary of Economics in Japan, as Director of the Office of the Agreement for Economic Association between Mexico and Japan. Currently, General Coordinator, International Affairs, Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food of Mexico (SAGARPA).