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César Emiliano Hernández Ochoa

Ministry of Energy, Mexico
Deputy Secretary of Energy for Electricity

Dr. César Emiliano Hernández Ochoa was appointed as Deputy Secretary of Energy for Electricity by President Enrique Peña Nieto on February 5th, 2014.


Prior to his designation, on February 16th of 2013, and up until his appointment as deputy Secretary, he served as Head of Legal Affairs Unit of Ministry of Energy; and is a current member of the Governing Board of CFE.


Dr. Hernández served in several Federal Public offices: He was Director-General of Foreign Trade in the Ministry of Economy, Director-General of Legal Counsel of the Federal Government and Director General of Long Distance at the Federal Telecommunications Commission. Furthermore, he was a researcher for the Center for Development and Research (CIDAC), and is author of numerous books: The Politics of Foreign Trade: Regulation and Impact and The Captive Reform: Investment, Work and Entrepreneurship in the Mexican Electric Sector.


Dr. Hernández Ochoa holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the Faculty of Law of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), and is a Fulbright and Ford-MacArthur scholarship grantee. He finished his graduate studies in Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and holds a PhD from UNAM, obtained in 2007.

My Speakers Sessions

Monday, April 24

1:00pm PDT