Vanessa Rubio Márquez is the first woman to hold the position of Undersecretary of Finance and Public Credit in Mexico. She was appointed by President Peña-Nieto on September 8, 2016. Ms. Rubio has over 20 years of experience in public service, and previously served as Undersecretary for Planning, Evaluation and Regional Development in the Ministry of Social Development since September 2015. Between January 2013 and September 2015, she was Undersecretary for Latin America and the Caribbean in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Ms. Rubio has a degree in International Relations from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and a Master of Science from the London School of Economics (LSE).