Vice-Minister of Mines
Forest Engineer, from the Universidad de los Andes.
He worked as the Director of Forest Resources at the Ministry of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources from 2000 to 2001.
In 2002, he was the General Secretary of the Trujillo State. Later he was appointed Mines Director at the MEM.
Since March 2003, he has worked as the President of the Instituto Nacional de Geologia y Mineria. On July 2003, he became Vice-Minister of Mines at the MEM.