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O’Higgins Region

The institutional mission of the Libertador General Bernardo O’Higgins Regional Government is to represent the President of Chile in the implementation of public policies according to his or her government program. It must also foster, oversee and promote the region’s economic, social and cultural development by formulating and executing the budget for regional investment. The region has a total surface area of 16,387 km² and a population of 914,555 inhabitants according to the 2017 Census. Administratively, it is composed of 3 provinces (Cachapoal, Cardenal Caro and Colchagua), which are divided into 33 districts. The regional capital is the city of Rancagua.

Juan Masferrer


Mr. Masferrer has a Degree in Law from Universidad Andrés Bello. Before his appointment as Regional Governor, he was Director of Student Affairs at Universidad Del Desarrollo.

Prior to that he served as General Director of Student Life and National Director of the Leadership School at Universidad San Sebastián.

Throughout his career, he has been closely involved with university life, first as a participant and organizer of volunteer work in the federations when he was a student, and later as a professional in different departments at Universidad San Sebastián and Universidad del Desarrollo.

Mr. Masferrer is an active member of the  Unión Demócrata Independiente (UDI) party, was the General Secretary for Youth of his party and a candidate for the regional council in 2013.

He is married to Sofía Fankhauser.

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