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Antonio Oyarzabal, Spanish former diplomat. Recipient numerous Spanish and foreign honors and awards.

Background

Oyarzabal, Antonio was born on October 12, 1935 in Stockholm.

Education

Graduate, Complutense University, Madrid, 1957. Postgraduate, Spanish Diplomatic School, 1961.

Career

Staff member Executive Office Ministry Foreign Affairs, 1967-1970, Embassy of Spain, United Kingdom, 1970-1974. Counselor Executive Office Prime Minister, Madrid, 1974-1976. Governor Santa Cruz de Tenerife, 1976-1977, Guipúzcoa, 1977-1979.

Assistant secretary State for Public Information, 1979-1981. Ambassador to Ecuador, 1981-1983. Secretary Joint Spanish-American Committee for Science and Technological Cooperation, Madrid, 1983-1986.

Director bilateral science cooperation Minister Foreign Affairs, 1983-1986. Assistant secretary State for International Cooperation, 1986-1990. Ambassador to Japan, 1990-1994.

Ambassador to Denmark, 1994-1995. Ambassador to Republican Lithuania, 1995-1996. Ambassador to the United States Washington, since 1996.

Now chairman General Dynamics Santa Barbara Sistemas, Madrid.

Connections

Married Beatriz Lodge. Children: Matilde, Marta, Juan, Gloria, Iñigo, Borja.

spouse:
Beatriz Lodge

child:
Matilde Oyarzabal

child:
Marta Oyarzabal

child:
Juan Oyarzabal

child:
Gloria Oyarzabal

child:
Iñigo Oyarzabal

child:
Borja Oyarzabal