New Ambassador of Mexico to Serbia

H.E. Marco Antonio García Blanco

Marco Antonio García Blanco

Mr Marco Antonio García Blanco graduated in International Relations at the Autonomous National University of Mexico (UNAM), after which he earned his Master’s on the topic of national security at the Mexican College of National Defence. He was a fulltime professor of international public law and international private law at UNAM.During the 34 years of his diplomatic career at the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs of Mexico he has amassed considerable experience. He was an advisor to the Ambassador or the Special Mission for issues of the Caribbean; Consul of Mexico in Tucson, Arizona, U.S.; San Pedro Sula, Honduras; Deputy Chief of Mission with the rank of minister in the embassies in Bolivia, Argentina, Uruguay and Venezuela.

In 2012 he was appointed Ambassador of Mexico to Nigeria and, on a non-residential basis, to Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone, as well as a Permanent Observer of the countries of the Economic Community of West Africa (ECOWAS).

He comes to Belgrade as Mexican Ambassador to Serbia and non-resident Ambassador to Bosnia- Herzegovina, Macedonia and Montenegro.

He is married to Eloisa Beatrice Mendes Gutierrez, with whom he has two children.