Ambassador

​Mr. Santiago Cabanas Ansorena

Ambassador Cabanas was born in Madrid in 1954. He holds a Law Degree from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and joined the Spanish Foreign Service in 1981.

 

The Ambassador was most recently Ambassador to Algeria, where he started his mission in 2017. Prior, he held top-ranking positions at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Spain, including Director of the Minister’s Cabinet and Director General for Foreign Policy. Ambassador Cabanas has also been Director General for Consular Affairs and Director General for Cultural and Scientific Relations.
In addition to his Ambassadorship to Algeria, he has been the Ambassador of Spain to the Czech Republic and to Jordan. He previously served as a political counselor at the Embassy in Washington, D.C. and as Consul General in Miami, Florida.
​​ ​
 
 

Twitter@SpainInTheUSA

  • 19 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * I can tell you're nervous! ¡Estás con los nervios a flor de piel! "A flor de piel" Literal translation: To flower… https://t.co/ZUdqW6rmhp
  • 19 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * King Felipe VI presided over the opening of @Harvard @WorldModelUN 2019 today, the most important university Model… https://t.co/oGylY0Z87a
  • 18 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Happy #MenuMonday! Today we're learning how to make Migas with chorizo! The base of this classic Spanish dish is p… https://t.co/X9o83OYQVN
  • 15 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Take a look at @chefjoseandres, @ferranadria & Albert Adrià's @little_spain in #NYC, a project meant to portray a “… https://t.co/pVcaHhGqQr
  • 15 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * It's international fair season! We're happy to see #Spain so well represented at schools throughout the DC area and… https://t.co/tdupVmEV25
  • 15 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @SpainMFA: 🇺🇸 The Spanish Government would like to express its satisfaction regarding #California Governor @GavinNewsom's decision to ap…
  • 15 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * @mrdelacalle @mcpc_unav @fcomunav @unav ¡Gracias a vosotros!
  • 15 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @JosepBorrellF: En efecto, hay comparaciones que son inadmisibles: https://t.co/18GSsSB0zf
  • 14 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * An interesting lecture today by Joan Llorach, a Catalan author, political commentator, and business owner, who spok… https://t.co/bkXJMNYWQF
  • 14 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * #Spanish acoustic guitarist @piporomeroguit is among the artists representing Spanish #music at #SXSW19. He brings… https://t.co/BL5RQIku9G
  • 14 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Live #Spanish music and #paella at #SXSW19! 🎶🇪🇸🥘 @SoundsFromSpain https://t.co/rgLwM8YsGL
  • 14 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Yesterday, we had the opportunity to speak with a group of students studying a Masters in Political and Corporate C… https://t.co/0SPGZKTfiB
  • 14 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Ayer, tuvimos la oportunidad de hablar con un grupo de estudiantes de la @mcpc_unav que está este mes en la… https://t.co/qdMQaiFoRR
  • 14 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * 🚨 ELECCIONES 🚨 ¿Resides en el extranjero pero te encontrarás temporalmente EN ESPAÑA durante las elecciones? Así p… https://t.co/rJ60eKbRnf
  • 14 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * 🚨 ELECCIONES 🚨 ¿Estás temporalmente fuera de España? Así puedes votar ⬇️ ✅ Información específica del Consulado e… https://t.co/TRLk5s9EGh

Featured

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • YouTube
  • Flickr
  • TWITTER
  • FACEBOOK
  • YOUTUBE
  • FLICKR
  • Instagram
  • Twitter SpainMFA
  • BLOGS
  • ATLAS DE REDES SOCIALES
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.
    2375 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
    20037 Washington, D.C.
    Tfno: 202-452-0100
  • Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
    2801 16th Street NW
    20009 Washington, D.C.
    Tfno: (202) 728-2334
  • Defense Attaché Office
    4801 Wisconsin Ave. NW
    20016 Washington, D.C.
    Tfno: 202-244-0093
Gobierno de España
©Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores, Unión Europea y Cooperación
Portal gestionado por la Dirección General de Comunicación e Información Diplomática
Premio Ciudadanía 2016
Premio Ciudadanía 2016