Mr. Alvarogonzalez holds a bachelor in Political Science and Sociology. He entered the diplomatic corps in 1986. Ever since then he has been assigned to Spanish diplomatic representations in Honduras, Egypt, Cuba and Switzerland. He was director of the cabinet of the Secretary of State for Security, Consul General of Spain in Naples and in Shanghai and Deputy Director General of the General Directorate of Foreign Policy for Asia, the Pacific and North America. In 2016 was appointed as Deputy General Secretary for Political and Security Affairs.