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Sebastián Piñera

Guest Speaker

Professional affiliation

Former President of Chile and current presidential candidate

Full Biography

Sebastián Piñera Echenique was President of Chile from 2010 to 2014.  He is currently the frontrunner in Chile’s upcoming presidential election, to be held on November 19, 2017.  Piñera is supported by a coalition of conservative and center-right political parties, called Chile Vamos.  Before becoming president, he was a successful entrepreneur and businessman with a broad portfolio of investments in banking, media, airlines, and sports. He was the first center-right candidate to win the presidency since Chile’s return to democracy.