Ambassador of the Republic of Costa Rica in the United Arab Emirates
Born in San José, Costa Rica on July 8th, 1967. Studied at the Costa Rican University
General Studies in Collective Communication Sciences. Then he did his bachelor
degree in International Relations at the Autonomous University of Central America in
San José, Costa Rica. He obtained his Master of Arts degree in International Politics at
the University of Paris IX in Brussels, Belgium.
He has been the Chief of Cabinet to the Deputy Foreign and Worship Minister,
Professor of International Relations, Stage at the European Parliament/Office of Dr. Otto
von Habsburg, Minister-Counsellor of the Permanent Mission of Costa Rica to the
Organization of America States, at the Embassy of Costa Rica to the Kingdom of
Belgium, at the Embassy of Costa Rica to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, and at the
The mission of Costa Rica to the European Union. He has been Co-chairman of the
Biregional Coordination and Cooperation Mechanism European Union-Latin American
and the Caribbean on anti-drugs traffic policy. He was a member of the Political Dialogue
negotiations team/Association Agreement between the European Union and Central
America. He was Minister- Counsellor, and Consul-General at the Embassy of Costa
Rica in Canada, for a period of time he was Charge des Affairs a.i. at this Embassy.
Since 2016 he has been honored to be Ambassador in Special Mission to the Gulf
The Cooperation Council States. Before being appointed he was the Deputy Director-
General of Foreign Policy at the Foreign and Worship Ministry. Since June 2017 he has
been appointed as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United Arab
The Ambassador speaks fluent English and French; Spanish being his mother tongue.
He enjoins reading politics and social books also he enjoins to do charitable work. He is
very interested in cancer research and cancer relieve projects. His hobbies are
swimming and watching football.