Emilio Lozoya

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Emilio Lozoya Thalmann (born 1948) is a Mexican economist and politician, member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party. He was Secretary of Energy during the government of Carlos Salinas de Gortari.[1]

Emilio Lozoya graduated in Economics from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and holds a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University and a Master's in Public Administration from Harvard University.

At the outset of his government in 1988, Salinas appointed him as Director-General of the Institute for Social Security and Services for State Workers (ISSSTE), a position he held until 1993 when he was appointed Secretary of Energy, Mines and State Owned Industry, a post in which he ended the administration.

Emilio Lozoya Thalmann is the son of Jesús Lozoya Solís, a leading surgeon pediatrician, politician, General in the Mexican Army and an important businessman, and the father of Emilio Lozoya Austin, former CEO of Pemex.


  1. ^ Miller, Marjorie (January 5, 1993). "Under Pressure, Salinas Shuffles Mexico Cabinet". Los Angeles Times. p. 6. Retrieved 23 April 2011.