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Daniel Carvallo


1974 Joins the Chilean Foreign Service.
1976-1981 Third, Second and First Secretary – Embassy of Chile in France.
1981-1982 Head of the European Department, Bilateral Affairs Division, MFA.
1983 Head of the Economic and Commercial Department – Embassy of Chile in Peru.
1984-1987 Consul General in Tacna, Peru.
1988 Counsellor– Head of the Planning Department, Planning Division, MFA.
1989 Chief of Staff of the Director General for Foreign Policy, MFA.
1990-1995 Consul General in Philadelphia, United States of America
1995-1997 Minister Counsellor – Director of Personnel, MFA.
1998-2002 Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Chile to the United States of America – Washington, D.C.
Octubre 2002 Promoted to the rank of Ambassador – Director for North America, Central America and the Caribbean, MFA.
2004–2010 Ambassador of Chile to Japan.
Julio 2010 Director for European Affairs, MFA.
Junio 2013 Deputy Director General for Bilateral Affairs, MFA.
Agosto 2013 – Marzo 2014 Director General for Foreign Policy, MFA.
Agosto 2014 Ambassador of Chile to Australia

Bachelors degree (cum laude), in Economics and Business Administration and later Commercial Engineer (major in Business Administration) by the University of Chile. Graduated (suma cum laude) from the Chilean Diplomatic Academy; 1975 Promotion's Best Student. Diploma (suma cum laude) on International Economic Relations, by the Institut International d'AdministrationPublique, Paris, France.

Decorations: Peru; Commander of the Order of the Sun – Chile; Diplomatic Merit, 35 years – Great Cross of the Sovereign & Military Order of Malta – Spain; Great Cross of the Order of Merit – Japan; Great Cross of the Order of the Rising Sun.

Born April 30, 1952 in Viña del Mar, Chile. Married to Jacqueline Pinto-Hirsch. Five children; Andrea (38), Claudia (36) and Daniel Carvallo-Montes (30). Florencia (15) and Antonia (13) Carvallo-Pinto. Fluent in Spanish, English and French.