Andres Rebolledo - Andrés Rebolledo

Andres Rebolledo
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Andrés Rebolledo in April 2015 .

Minister of Energy of Chile
October 19, 2016 - March 11, 2018
President Michelle Bachelet Jeria
Predecessor Maximo Pacheco Matte
Successor Susana Jiménez Schuster

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Birth April 17 , 1968 View and modify data on Wikidata (52 years)
Home Las Condes , Chile
nationality Chilean
Mother tongue Español
Political party Emblem of the Socialist Party of Chile.svg Socialist
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Occupation Economist View and modify data on Wikidata

Andrés Ignacio Rebolledo Smitmans ( 17 of April of 1968 ) is an economist and political Chilean , militant of the Socialist Party (PS). An expert in international economic relations and in the energy area, he worked for more than 20 years in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Chile and served as Chile's Minister of Energy between 2016 and 2018 under the second government of Michelle Bachelet . [ 1 ]


He studied at the National Institute and the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Chile where he joined the Socialist Party . He completed a postgraduate degree in International Economics and Economic Development at the Complutense University of Madrid , Spain. In the 1990s, he joined the General Directorate of International Economic Relations (Direcon), where he served as manager of the Mexico, Central America and ALADI area and later as head of the Latin America and Integration Department; between 2005 and 2008 he was Director of Bilateral Economic Affairs at Direcon. [ 2 ]

Rebolledo in his oath as Minister of Energy in 2016.

In 2009, President Michelle Bachelet appointed him Chile's ambassador to Uruguay and the country's representative to ALADI . Between 2010 and 2014 he was a consultant in the Integration and Trade area of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), in Washington ( United States ). [ 2 ]

In March 2014 he was appointed as general director of the Direcon of the second Bachelet government. [ 3 ] In October 2016, he became Minister of Energy, replacing Máximo Pacheco . [ 2 ]


  1. "Andrés Rebolledo takes over as Minister of Energy to replace Máximo Pacheco" . Electricity Magazine . October 19, 2016 . Retrieved November 16, 2016 .
  2. ^ A b c "Andrés Rebolledo: The Director of the Direcon who takes over as Minister of Energy" . The Third . October 19, 2016 . Retrieved October 19, 2016 .
  3. «Designated Chancellor appoints Andrés Rebolledo in the [[DIRECON]] and Alfredo Labbé in the Digen» . Economy and Business . March 7, 2014 . Retrieved October 19, 2016 . Wikilink inside the URL title ( help )

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