Earlier today, President
Enrique Peña Nieto appointed Ernesto Nemer Álvarez Federal Attorney for
Nemer Álvarez holds a degree in law and has completed diploma courses in
Public Administration and Social Policy at the Universidad Iberoamericana and in Public
Administration at INAP.
In the government, he served as Under-Minister of Social and Human
Development at the Ministry of Social Development. He has also been Private Secretary to the Federal Attorney
for Consumers, Private Secretary to the Minister of the Interior and Coordinator
of Presidential Events.
In the government of the State of Mexico, he was Minister of
Administration, Minister of Social Development and Secretary General of
Government. In the legislative sphere, he was Local Deputy for
the XXXV District and Chairman of the Political Coordination Board of the State
The president instructed the new PROFECO to strengthen the promotion and
protection of consumer rights and ensure equality, legal certainty and security
in relations between consumers and goods and service providers.