Andrés Rozental has more than 35 years of service as a diplomat and holds the lifetime rank of eminent ambassador of Mexico. A former deputy foreign minister, he served as Mexican ambassador to both the United Kingdom and Sweden and acted as the permanent representative of Mexico to the United Nations in Geneva.
The founding president of the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations, Ambassador Rozental is still an active participant in discussions on Mexico’s role in the world and how it is being influenced by globalization.
After retiring from active government service, he founded Rozental & Asociados, an international consulting firm specializing in providing political and economic advisory services to Mexican and foreign companies, with a special focus on Latin America.
Ambassador Rozental is currently chairman of ArcelorMittal Mexico and serves on the boards of several multinational corporations, including ArcelorMittal Brazil, Dufry South America and the New India Investment Trust Company. He is also a member of the International Board of Governors of Canada’s Center for International Governance Innovation and a board member at the Migration Policy Insitute.
Ambassador Rozental is a member of the Inter-American Dialogue and a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institute in Washington, D.C. He is the author of four books on Mexican foreign policy and of numerous articles on international affairs.