Javier is Director of Oil and Gas at PwC – Mexico in the consulting area. He has 40 years of national and international experience. In Mexico, he has been Commissioner in both, the Energy Regulatory Commission and in the National Hydrocarbons Commission. He was Director General for Planning at the Ministry of Energy, responsible for the government plans, forecasts and strategies in the energy sector and in its renewal process. He participated in various Councils and Committees of Pemex and its subsidiaries. He is the founder of Analítica Energética SC, a consulting firm that continues to work on the various issues that concern the energy sector in Mexico.
Abroad, his experience focuses on energy economics and regulations, with 14 years in Norway, where he held leading positions at the Norwegian School of Management, at the Fridtjof Nansen Institute, and the oil company Saga Petroleum, for which he was also Country Manager in the USA.
He studied Business Administration at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, as well as the Bachelor’s, Master’s and Pre-Doctoral studies in Economics at the University of Paris – Nanterre.
Javier is the author of numerous books and articles in Mexico and abroad, as well as speaker at various forums in the energy sector. He has also been president of the Mexican Association of Oil Services Companies (AMESPAC) and the Mexican Association for the Energy Economy (AMEE).