- Minister of Agriculture
- Teatinos 40, Santiago
Minister of Agriculture
Agronomist from the Universidad Austral. Master’s Degree in Sociology from the Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO).
- 2004-2010: Director of International Economic Relations. Negotiations and agreements to highlight: Free Trade Agreements with New Zealand, Singapore and Brunei (Trans-Pacific Agreement); the People’s Republic of China, Japan, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia and Turkey. Service Agreements with Mercosur. Partial-scope agreements with: India, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala.
- 1994-2004: National Director of the Agricultural Research and Policies Office (ODEPA) in the Chilean Ministry of Agriculture.