JD, Universidad Dr Jose M. Delgado; Postgraduate in Diplomacy, University of Oxford; further specialized studies, International Peace Academy, Harvard University, Columbia University and Wharton Business School. Lawyer and career ambassador. Formerly: Minister of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador; Director-General for Foreign Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, El Salvador; Minister Counsellor, Embassy of El Salvador, Washington DC; Deputy Permanent Representative of El Salvador to the UN, New York; Assistant Professor of Constitutional Law and Political Law. Currently Head of Latin America, World Economic Forum. Former Member of the Board: FUSAL; FUSATE; Hogares CREA, El Salvador. Member: Central American Leadership Initiative, Aspen Institute; Advisory Board, Latin America Program, Wilson Center, Washington DC. Co-Founder, El Salvador chapter, Vital Voices. Author of articles on international affairs and regional integration. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum. Recipient of awards from Spain, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama.