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Enrique Tejera Paris, Venezuelan diplomat. Recipient numerous decorations, Venezuela, Federal Republic Germany, Colombia, Argentina, Spain, Haiti, also others. Member Academy Political Sciences, Caraballeda Club, The Brook Club.

Background

Paris, Enrique Tejera was born on April 29, 1919 in Caracas, Venezuela. Son of Enrique and Valentina (Paris) Tejera.

Education

Doctor in Political Science, Licence in Economics, Center University Venezuela, Caracas, 1942. Postgraduate, Center University Venezuela, Caracas, 1943. Postgraduate, National Pedogogical Institute.

Career

Professor Center University Venezuela, Simon Bolivar University, 1942. Insurance superintendent Superintendent of Insurance, Venezuela, 1943-1945. Minister-counsellor Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Rome, 1946-1948.

President Inveco, South Carolina, Caracas, 1948-1951. Director, technical associate United Nations, New York City, 1951-1957. Chief Center Planning Office, Venezuela, 1958-1959.

Governor State of Sucre, Venezuela, 1959-1961. President Insdl. Bank, Caracas, 1961-1963. Ambassador to the United States, Venezuelan Embassy, Washington, 1963-1968.

Senator Venezuelan Senate, Caracas, since 1969. Minister foreign affairs, 1989-1990. Founder, partner Lares, Tejera & Negron, Caracas.

Permanent representative of Venezuela United Nations, New York, New York, since 1994.

Membership

Member Academy Political Sciences, Caraballeda Club, The Brook Club.

Connections

Married Josefina Coto. Children: Enrique, Diana, Maria, Carlos, Alvara, Gonzalo.

father:
Enrique Tejera

mother:
Valentina (Paris) Tejera

spouse:
Josefina Coto

children:
Enrique Paris

Diana Paris

Maria Paris

Carlos Paris

Alvara Paris

Gonzalo Paris