“One of the priorities of this government is to strengthen the dominance of the two state energy monopolies, which has cut private investors out of the business,” Alejandra López Martínez, energy consultant at Eploc and seasoned Mexico energy industry expert, told NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index. 

Alejandra Lopez

“Seeing international companies as a synonym for corruption has been a mistake” of this administration, López said. 

López is currently an energy consultant at Eploc. From 2016-2018, López was the communications director at Mexico’s Comisión Reguladora de Energía (CRE) and from 2011-2016 worked as an analyst at Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex). She holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and international relations from CIDE (Centro de Investigación y Docencia...