Cristián is currently the Executive Director of InvestChile, the Nation's Foreign Investment Promotion Agency. Prior to his current appointment, Cristián served as Head for Trade and Investment Policy at the World Economic Forum in Geneva, Switzerland, and before that as a trade and investment negotiator for the Chilean Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
He holds a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from Harvard Law School, an LL.B. from the University of Concepcion, Chile, a Master in Global Leadership from the World Economic Forum, and a Master in Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, where he was an Edward S. Mason Fellow.
Cristián is an officer (LT,rv.) with the Chilean Air Force, and a former professional ski patrol. He is a Chilean and a Swiss national.