Eduardo Sojo was formed as an economist at the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey and the University of Pennsylvania. He has been a teacher, lecturer, and book author. He served as Coordinator of the Economic Cabinet and Secretary of Economy in the governments of former Mexican Presidents Vicente Fox and Felipe Calderón. Since late 2008, he is President of the Board of Governors of the National Institute of Statistics and Geography of Mexico.