Mexico Institute Advisory Board
The Mexico Institute seeks to improve understanding, communication, and cooperation between Mexico and the United States by promoting original research, encouraging public discussion, and proposing policy options for enhancing the bilateral relationship. A binational Advisory Board, chaired by Luis Téllez Kuenzler and Earl Anthony Wayne, oversees the work of the Mexico Institute. The full advisory board list is below.
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Dr. Luis Téllez, Head of Mexico for KKR, former Chairman and CEO Mexican Stock Exchange, former Secretary of Energy and of Transportation & former Chief of Staff of President Zedillo.
Amb. E. Anthony Wayne, Former United States Ambassador to Mexico; Public Policy Fellow, Wilson Center
Mr. José Antonio Fernández Carbajal, Executive Chairman, FEMSA
Mr. Roger W. Wallace, Senior Advisor, Pioneer Natural Resources
Dr. Sergio Aguayo, Professor, El Colegio de México and Harvard University
Mr. Herb Allen, President, Allen and Company, LLC, Honorary Member
Dr. Roderic Ai Camp, Philip McKenna Professor of the Pacific Rim, Claremont McKenna College
Amb. Mónica Aspe Bernal, CEO, AT&T Mexico
Dr. Alberto Baillères González, Chairman, Grupo BAL and Board of Trustees of ITAM
Amb. Martha Bárcena, Former Mexican Ambassador to the United States
Ms. Magdalena Carral, Founding Partner, Carral, Sierra y Asociados S.C.
Dr. María Amparo Casar, President, Mexicanos Contra la Corrupción y la Impunidad
Mr. Tom Cooney, Vice President, International Global Public Policy, General Motors
Mr. Tim Daly, Senior Vice President for Global Public Policy, Western Union
Amb. Jeffrey Davidow, Former United States Ambassador to Mexico; Senior Counselor, Cohen Group
Amb. Carlos de Icaza, Former Mexican Ambassador to the United States; Partner, Creel, García–Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez, S.C
Dr. Luis de la Calle, Founding Partner and Managing Director, De la Calle, Madrazo & Mancera
Mr. Alberto de la Fuente, President and General Director, Shell México, S.A. de C.V.
Mr. Íñigo Fernández, Head of Public Policy, Mexico and Central America, Facebook
Dr. Rossana Fuentes-Berain, Founder, Mexico Media Lab
Mr. Felipe García Moreno, Senior Country Officer and Managing Director, JPMorgan Chase
Ms. Maria Isabella Grueso, Director, Public Affairs for Latin America, Pfizer Inc.
Amb. Gerónimo Gutiérrez Fernández, Former Mexican Ambassador to the United States; Managing Partner, Beel Infrastructure Partners
Hon. Lawrence Harrington, Affiliated Faculty Program, Center for Latin American Studies, Vanderbilt University, Former U.S. Representative of the Inter-American Development Bank in Mexico
Mr. Carlos Heredia, Professor, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)
Mr. Ryan Hill, Director, International Government Affairs, Amgen, Inc.
Amb. Roberta Jacobson, Former United States Ambassador to Mexico
Mr. Guillermo Jasson, Managing Partner, Cross Fields Capital, LLC
Amb. James Jones, Former United States Ambassador to Mexico; Chairman, Monarch Global Strategies LLC
Hon. Jim Kolbe, Senior Transatlantic Fellow, The German Marshall Fund of the United States
Amb. Christopher Landau, Former United States Ambassador to Mexico
Mr. Welby Leaman, Senior Director, Global Government Affairs, Americas, Wal-Mart
Mr. Victor G. Martinez, President, ExxonMobil Exploración y Producción México
Mr. Carl Meacham, Deputy Vice President, International Advocacy, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
Mr. Adam Miller, Head, Policy & Government Affairs, International Markets, Astellas US LLC
Amb. Esteban Moctezuma Barragán, Mexican Ambassador to the United States
Ms. Ana Janaina Nelson, Latin America Lead, Amazon Web Services Institute
Ms. Silvia Núñez, Director, UNAM Los Angeles
Mr. Tom O’Brien, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Driscoll’s, Inc.
Mr. Patrick J. Ottensmeyer, President & CEO, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company
Ms. Lina Ornelas, Director, Public Policy and Government Relations, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, Google
Dr. Juan Pardinas, Editorial Director, Reforma
Dr. Alejandro Poiré, Ph.D. Dean, School of Social Sciences and Government, Tecnológico de Monterrey
Mr. Federico Reyes Heroles, Founder and Member of the Board, Transparencia Mexicana
Mr. Raúl Rodríguez, Chairman, U.S Mexico Foundation
Dr. Luis Rubio, Chairman, México Evalúa; Former President, Consejo Méxicano de Asuntos Internacionales (COMEXI)
Mr. James Ryan, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Constellation Brands
Amb. Arturo Sarukhán, Former Mexican Ambassador to the United States; Founder and President, Sarukhan + Associates
Dr. Andrew Selee, President, Migration Policy Institute; Former Executive Vice President, Wilson Center; Founding Director, Mexico Institute
Ms. Martha Smith, Philanthropy Professional
Mr. Jorge Suárez Vélez, Managing Director, Allen and Company, LLC
Dr. Luis Téllez, Former Chairman and CEO, Mexican Stock Exchange, Member, McLarty Associates’ Board of Counselors
Mr. Javier Treviño, General Director of Public Policy, Consejo Coordinador Empresarial (CCE)
Ms. Paula Uribe, Director of Public Policy and Government Affairs, PepsiCo
Mr. Ramon Zertuche, Director, Government Affairs for Latin America & the Caribbean, Gilead Sciences, Inc.