Gautier, Eduardo Bhatia was born on May 16, 1964 in San Salvador, El Savador. Son of Mohinder Bhatia and Carmen Gautier.
Bachelor in Government and Public Policy, Princeton University, 1986. Juris Doctor, Stanford University, 1990.
Law clerk to Judge Levin Campbell United States Court of Appeals (1st circuit), 1990—1991. Legal advisor Office Director for Puerto Rico's Resident Commissioner, Washington. Attorney McConnell Valdés, San Juan, 1993—1995.
Senator at large Puerto Rico Legislature, 1996, since 2009, senate minority whip, since 2009. Professor University Puerto Rico School of Law, Rio Piedras, 2001—2003. Executive director Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration, 2005—2008.