Mexico City, Mexico — The president of Mexico has appointed a new governor to the Bank of Mexico.
President Enrique Peña Nieto has announced the appointment of Alejandro Díaz de León Carrillo as governor of the Bank of Mexico.
Alejandro Díaz de León Carrillo will hold the position from December 1, 2017 to December 31, 2021, replacing Agustín Carstens.
Díaz de León is currently deputy governor of the Bank of Mexico, a position he has held since January 1 of this year, after approval by the Senate as a member of the Board of Governors of this central bank.
The newly appointed head of the central bank has a career of more than 16 years in this institution, and has served as professor and member of various collegiate bodies of development banks and financial system authorities, in addition to being the author of various publications.