Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Spain to the Russian Federation (2008–2011). In 1989–1993 he worked as a permanent Representative of the European Commission under the Committee on support of the Organization for cooperation and economic development. He served as a Director General of the Institute of Ibero-American Cooperation of Spanish Agency for International Cooperation, an adviser of the Embassy of Spain in the United Kingdom (1996–2001) and Mexico (2001–2004). He was an Ambassador – a Permanent Representative of Spain to the United Nations and international organizations in Geneva (2004–2008). He is an author of the book “Wait for me in Havana”, “Key Strategic Issues in Global World”, a series of publications about problems of contemporary international relations, including: “Contemporary Global Challenges and National Interests. A World between Conflict and Creativity”, “The World is no Longer the Same: the Big Changes Ahead”, “The Challenge of the Persistence of Different Stages of Competitiveness in the Process of Globalization”, etc.