Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs
Board Member, CAAP Board
Date of Appointment: June 30, 2022
Age: 71 years old
Educational Attainments
  • Master of Arts and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from the University of the Philippines, Diliman.
Work Experience
  • Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs
  • Undersecretary for Policy, DFA
  • Philippines’ Senior Official in the ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting
  • Philippine Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York
  • Philippine Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva
  • Acting Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Philippine Ambassador to the United Kingdom and Belgium
  • Assistant Secretary for European Affairs
  • Minister Counselor and Deputy Permanent Representative in the Philippine Permanent Mission to the UN in New York
  • First Secretary and Consul at the Philippine Embassy in Washington DC