He is a Mexican geologist retired from the geothermal division of the Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) in 2008, where was in charge of different areas like the departments of Geology, Exploration, and Human Resources, as well as head of the La Primavera geothermal field. He is currently the executive director of the consulting company Geocónsul, SA de CV., as well as a member of the steering groups of the Mexican Center for Innovation in Geothermal Energy (CeMIE-Geo), and the GEMex Project. He is also the Secretary of the CeMIE-Geo A.C. and the Editor of the quarterly IGA News. He is a former President of the Mexican Geothermal Association (2015-2017) and has served as a member of the Boards of Directors of the GRC (2006-07) and IGA (2010-16), and was the chair of its Information Committee (2013-2016). He is a recipient of the Pathé Award 2017 and a Geothermal Special Achievement Award in 2003.