21 Notable alumni of
Metropolitan Autonomous University

Metropolitan Autonomous University is 1448th in the world, 63rd in Latin America, and 7th in Mexico by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 21 notable alumni from Metropolitan Autonomous University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Genaro García Luna

    Genaro García Luna
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    engineerpolice officerpolitician
    Biography

    Genaro García Luna is a former Mexican government official and engineer. He served as Secretary of Public Security in the federal cabinet.

  2. Beatriz Gutiérrez Müller

    Beatriz Gutiérrez Müller
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Beatriz Gutiérrez Müller is a Mexican writer, journalist, researcher, and the wife of the President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

  3. Alfonso Durazo Montaño

    Alfonso Durazo Montaño
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Enrolled in Metropolitan Autonomous University
    1982-1986 graduated with licentiate degree in law
    Occupations
    civil engineerlawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Alfonso Durazo Montaño is a Mexican politician who served as chief spokesman and private secretary of President Vicente Fox. Representing the National Regeneration Movement (MORENA), he is the current Governor of Sonora.

  4. Rosario Robles

    Rosario Robles
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    María del Rosario Robles Berlanga is a Mexican politician who served as the Secretary of Social Development in the cabinet of Enrique Peña Nieto. She also was substitute Head of Government of the Federal District ("Mayor of Mexico City") when Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas resigned from the post to run for the Mexican presidential election, in 2000. She was the first female Mayor of Mexico City.

  5. Carla Estrada

    Carla Estrada
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    television producer
    Biography

    Carla Estrada is a Mexican television producer, one of the foremost telenovela producers of Latin America.

  6. Arturo Herrera Gutiérrez

    Arturo Herrera Gutiérrez
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    20th Century
    Enrolled in Metropolitan Autonomous University
    Graduated with economist
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Arturo Herrera Gutiérrez is a Mexican economist and former member of the Cabinet of Mexico designated as Secretary of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP) by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) to replace Carlos Manuel Urzúa Macías on July 9, 2019, ratified on July 18, 2019, by the Chamber of Deputies.

  7. Irma Eréndira Sandoval

    Irma Eréndira Sandoval
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Enrolled in Metropolitan Autonomous University
    Graduated with licentiate in sociology
    Occupations
    academicpolitical scientistresearcher
    Biography

    Irma Eréndira Sandoval Ballesteros is a Mexican politician and scholar, expert in public administration and corruption control. In 2018 she was appointed by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador as head of the Ministry of Public Administration. Prior to her designation, in 2016, she was elected member of Mexico's City Constituent Assembly, where she was vice-coordinator of Morena's parliamentary fraction and secretary of the Committee for Good Governance, Fight against Corruption and Responsibilities of Public Servants.

  8. Rafael Tovar y de Teresa

    Rafael Tovar y de Teresa
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1954-2016 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    diplomatlawyercivil servantwriter
    Biography

    Rafael Tovar y de Teresa was a Mexican diplomat, lawyer, scholar and historian. First Secretary of Culture of Mexico in the president's cabinet of Enrique Peña Nieto (2015), he was Mexican ambassador to Italy between 2001 and 2007; He was the second president of the National Council for Culture and the Arts (CONACULTA), a position he held on three separate occasions until this organization became the Secretariat of Culture. He was also president of the 'Organizing Committee for the Commemoration of the Bicentennial of the start of the National Independence movement and the Centenary of the start of the Mexican Revolution' between September 2007 and October 2008.

  9. Jorge Antonio Guerrero

    Jorge Antonio Guerrero
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    stage actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Jorge Antonio Guerrero is a Mexican actor. He is most noted for his performance as Fermín in the 2018 film Roma, for which he was an Ariel Award nominee for Best Supporting Actor at the 61st Ariel Awards in 2019.

  10. Dolores Padierna

    Dolores Padierna
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    María de los Dolores Padierna Luna is a Mexican politician affiliated with the PRD.

  11. Ricardo Patiño

    Ricardo Patiño
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Metropolitan Autonomous University
    Graduated with licentiate in economics
    Occupations
    economistdiplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Ricardo Armando Patiño Aroca is an Ecuadorian politician who has served as Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador from 2010 until 2016, under the government of President Rafael Correa. Previously he was Minister of Finance and Minister of the Coast. He is one of the ideologists of The Citizens' Revolution who with Correa wanted to gradually introduce a democratic socialist government in Ecuador. On 4 March 2016, he was name as Defense Minister by President Correa.

  12. Clara Brugada

    Clara Brugada
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Clara Marina Brugada Molina is a Mexican politician, member of the National Regeneration Movement Party. She is currently serving as Chief of the Office of the Iztapalapa borough in Mexico City.

  13. Tessy María López Goerne

    Tessy María López Goerne
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    academic
    Biography

    Tessy María López Goerne is a Mexican solid-state chemist, professor, researcher, academic, and popular science communicator. She has specialized in the fields of nanotechnology and nanomedicine, as well as being a pioneer in catalytic nanomedicine. She directs the Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine Laboratories at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Xochimilco (UAM-X) plant and the National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery.

  14. Mónica Lavín

    Mónica Lavín
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    journalistliterary criticwriterscreenwriter
    Biography

    Mónica Lavín is a Mexican author of six books of short stories, notable among them Ruby Tuesday no ha muerto (1966 recipient of the Gilberto Owen National Literary Prize); Uno no sabe (2003, finalist for the Antonin Artaud award); and her most recent collection, La corredora de Cuemanco y el aficionado a Schubert (Punto de Lectura, 2008). In addition she was awarded the Elena Poniatowska Ibero-American Novel Prize for her work Yo, la peor (2010).

  15. Ilan Stavans

    Ilan Stavans
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Enrolled in Metropolitan Autonomous University
    Graduated with bachelor's degree
    Occupations
    journalisttranslatorliterary criticessayistlinguist
    Biography

    Ilan Stavans is a Mexican-American essayist, lexicographer, cultural commentator, translator, short story author, publisher, TV personality. He writes and speaks on American, Hispanic, and Jewish cultures. He is the author of Quixote (2015) and a contributor to the Norton Anthology of Latino Literature (2010).

  16. Beatriz Mojica Morga

    Beatriz Mojica Morga
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Beatriz Mojica Morga is a Mexican politician affiliated with the Party of the Democratic Revolution. As of 2014 she served as Deputy of the LIX Legislature of the Mexican Congress as a plurinominal representative.

  17. Elisa Loncon

    Elisa Loncon
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Enrolled in Metropolitan Autonomous University
    Graduated with magister degree in linguistics
    Occupations
    activistlanguage teacheressayistauthortranslator
    Biography

    Elisa Loncón Antileo is a Mapuche linguist and indigenous rights activist in Chile. In 2021, Loncón was elected as one of the representatives of the Mapuche people for the Chilean Constitutional Convention. Following in the inauguration of the body, Loncón was elected President of the Constitutional Convention.

  18. Ramón Montalvo Hernández

    Ramón Montalvo Hernández
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ramón Montalvo Hernández is a Mexican politician affiliated with the PRD. From September 1, 2012, to August 31, 2015, he served as Deputy of the LXII Legislature of the Mexican Congress representing the State of Mexico. He also served as the Municipal President (Mayor) of Valle de Chalco from 2006 to 2009 and again from 2016 to 2019.

  19. Verónica Escobar Romo

    Verónica Escobar Romo
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Verónica Escobar Romo is a Mexican lawyer and politician from the Institutional Revolutionary Party. In 2012 she served as Mayor of Acapulco succeeding Manuel Añorve Baños.

  20. Maritza M. Buendía

    Maritza M. Buendía
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    essayist
    Biography

    Maritza M. Buendía is a narrator and essayist from Zacatecas, México. She studied Degree in Humanities and Letters. She also studied at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana (UAM) and the Autonomous University of Zacatecas (UAZ). Between their more important works there are the books En el jardín de los cautivos, Vouyeur, poética del amor that made her gain several awards. She won the National Young Story Prize Julio Torri and the National Essay Prize Jose Revueltas 2011.

  21. Rodolfo Lacy Tamayo

    Rodolfo Lacy Tamayo
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    engineercivil servant
    Biography

    Rodolfo Lacy Tamayo, is an environmental engineer and a civil servant of México.Since December 2012 he has been Undersecretary of Planning and Environmental Policy in the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT) and has been appointed Director of the Environment Directorate at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development OECD.