Biography
04/11/2016
​Alfonso Dastis, born in Jerez de la Frontera (Cadiz), on 5 Oct. 1955

Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Law, entered the Diplomatic Service in 1983

Professional Experience
20 Jul. 1983. Director of the International Legal Policy Section,
Technical Secretariat-General

01 Dec. 1983. Legal Adviser, International Legal Advisory Service

01 Sep. 1985. Executive Adviser, Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

17 Feb. 1986. Senior Adviser, Deputy Directorate-General for European
Legal Affairs Coordination

01 May 1987. Temporary Agent, Court of Justice of the European Communities

09 May 1989. Secretary, Permanent Mission of Spain to the United Nations, New York City

01 Apr. 1990. Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Spain to the United Nations, New York City

01 Jan. 1994. Senior Adviser, Directorate-General for Legal and Institutional Coordination

23 Dec. 1995. Senior Adviser, Deputy Directorate-General for Coordination of European Union Legal Affairs

01 Jun. 1996. Senior Adviser, Office of the Presidency of the Government

01 Sep. 2000. Director of the Support Unit, Organising Committee for Spain’s EU Presidency

06 Sep. 2002. Secretary-General for European Affairs

21 Apr. 2004. Senior Adviser, Under-Secretary’s Technical Office

25 Jun. 2004. Ambassador of Spain to the Kingdom of the Netherlands

20 Oct. 2007. Senior Adviser, Under-Secretary’s Technical Office

01 Aug. 2008. Deputy Director-General for Institutional European Union Affairs

20 Dec. 2010. Coreper Coordinator, Permanent Representation of Spain to the European Union, Brussels

20 Apr. 2011. Coreper Coordinator , European Union, Brussels

30 Dec. 2011. Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Spain to the European Union, Brussels

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