Sergio Pimentel Vargas

Commissioner of the National Hydrocarbons Commission (ComisiĆ³n Nacional de Hicrocarburos (CNH)) Lawyer, Escuela Libre de Derecho

Sergio Pimentel is a senior public servant in the Federal Government of Mexico with experience conducting regulatory inititatives on a wide variety of policy issues. He has served in the energy public sector at the Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) as General Director of Legal Affairs and as Adjunct Director of Legal Regulation of Hydrocarbon. He served as Chief of Staff of the Legal Adviser of the Federal Executive and was Deputy Counselor of Consultation and Constitutional Studies. In both positions he participated in the technical teams that drafted the constitutional reforms of the energy sector and the legal instruments that constituted secondary legislation of the hydrocarbon sector. In the Federal Government he has also been Adviser for Legal and International Affairs for the Deputy of the Attorney General's Office. He has been Adviser to the Consul General of Mexico in the City of Houston, Texas, in the United States; Advisor to the Assistant Secretary for Legal Affairs and Human Rights of the Ministry of Interior; and General Director for Constitutional Studies and Presidential Instruments in the Constitutional Studies Consultation and Legal Counsel of the Federal Executive. He was put forward by the President of the Republic, and appointed by the Senate to the post of Commissioner of the National Hydrocarbons Commission until December 31, 2020.