Biography

Ambassador Abderrahmane BENGUERRAH

 

  Experience

 

                 1985-1987:  Junior cabinet member, Algerian Ministry of Energy

 

                 1987-1988:  Head of marketing group, Algerian oil company SONATRACH

                 1988-1992:  Third SecretaryAlgerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

                 1992-1996:  First Secretary, Press Attach,Algerian Embassy in London

                 1996-2000:  Deputy Director for North American Affairs

                 2000-2004:  Deputy Head of Mission,Algerian Embassy in Washington

                 2004-2008:  Cabinet member,Ministry of Foreign Affairs

                 2008-2009:  Deputy Permanent Representative,United Nations, NewYork

                 2009-2015:  Ambassador, Dakar,Senegal

                 2015-2017:  Director for West European Countries

 

                 2017-2019:  Director General for the Americas

 

  

Qualifications

 

               1975:  Baccalaureat in Mathematics

               1980:  Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University of New Hampshire,USA

                          Bachelor of Arts in Economics,University of New Hampshire,USA               

               1982:  Master of Arts in Economics,University of New Hampshire,USA

 

 Personal

  

            DOB08 November 1955, Algeria

 

            Married, three children