Montserrat Ramiro served as a Commissioner at Mexico’s Energy Regulatory Commission, or CRE, beginning from September 2014 for a period of five years. From 2013 to 2014, she served as Director of Energy at the Mexican Institute for Competitiveness (IMCO). She began her career work in the public sector within the Undersecretariat for Planning and Environmental Policy of the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources. Later in the private sector as a consultant on energy and environmental issues in both Mexico and the United States. Between 2005 and 2013, she worked in different areas of Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), such as Planning and Evaluation of Economic Performance of the Corporate Finance Directorate, the Coordination of Advisors of the Corporate Finance Directorate and the Finance Subdirectorate of the subsidiary PMI Comercio Internacional. She is an economist with a degree from the Autonomous Technological Institute of Mexico (ITAM). She holds a Master’s in Economics from University College London, where she also earned a specialty in Environmental Economics and Natural Resources. She also holds degrees in Finance and Corporate Social Responsibility from Harvard University.