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Diego Gómez Pickering

Diego Antonio Gómez Pickering (born 1977) is a Mexican diplomat and writer, who served from December 2013 to June 2016 as Mexico's Ambassador to the United Kingdom.[1] From June 2016 to November 2018 he served as the Consulate-General of Mexico in New York City.

Diego Antonio Gómez Pickering
Consulate-General of Mexico in New York City
In office
June 2016 – 30 November 2018
PresidentEnrique Peña Nieto
Preceded bySandra Fuentes-Berain Villenave
Succeeded byJorge Islas López
Mexican Ambassador to the United Kingdom
In office
4 December 2013 – June 2016
PresidentEnrique Peña Nieto
Preceded byEduardo Medina-Mora Icaza
Succeeded byJulián Ventura Valero
Personal details
Born1977 (age 41–42)
Mexico City, México
Alma materInstituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México
Columbia University
Jawaharlal Nehru University[citation needed]

On 13 May 2014, Gómez Pickering presented his credentials to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace accrediting him as Mexico's representative to the United Kingdom.

On March 2015 he was part of the Mexican State visit of President Enrique Peña Nieto to the United Kingdom. He was appointed an Honorary Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order.[2]


  1. ^ "Biografía Diego Gómez Pickering" [Diego Gómez Pickering Biography]. (in Spanish). Diego Gómez Pickering. Retrieved 12 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Honorary British Awards to Foreign Nationals – 2015" (PDF).