Mexico in the World: Challenges and Perspectives

Mardi 17 avril 2018 17h30 à 19h00
Amphithéâtre Jean Moulin - 13 rue de l'Université
Organisé parParis School of International Affairs of Sciences Po

A special lecture with Luis Videgaray Caso, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mexico.

Chaired by Enrico Letta, Dean of the Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po (PSIA).

Luis Videgaray Caso was born in Mexico City in 1968. He holds a BA in Economics from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and a PhD in Economics with a specialization in public finance from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He has more than 25 years of experience in public administration.

The many positions he has held include: advisor to the Ministers of Energy and Finance and Public Credit; Director of Public Finance at Protego, SA; Finance Minister of the State of Mexico; and Federal Deputy in the 61st Legislature, where he served as Chairman of the Budget and Public Accounts Commission.

In President Enrique Peña Nieto’s administration, he has served as Minister of Finance and Public Credit (2012-2016) and as Minister of Foreign Affairs, since January 4, 2017