Career Diplomat




  • Degree in Economics (San Pablo CEU)
  • Public Management Leadership Program (IESE Business School)
  • Master's Degree in Cultural Management Abroad (UC3M)
  • Admission to the Diplomatic Career (2001)



  • Member of the Cabinet of the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
  • Counsellor, Directorate General for Security and Disarmament
  • Second Chief of Staff, Spanish Embassy in Baghdad (Iraq)
  • Second Chief of Staff, Spanish Embassy in Tallinn (Estonia)
  • Counsellor, Embassy of Spain in Belgrade (Serbia)
  • Deputy Assistant Director-General, Sub-Directorate for General EU Affairs
  • Deputy Director of Common Foreign and Security Policy
  • Cultural Counsellor and Consul. Embassy of Spain in Prague (Czech Republic)
  • Counsellor, Permanent Representation of Spain to the EU
  • Director of the Cabinet of the Secretary of State for the EU
  • Adviser to the Directorate General for Spanish in the World



  • RUPÉREZ PASCUALENA, P. (2012, 7 June). Quo Vadis, Serbia? Perspectives on Serbia's European integration process. Balkania.
  • RUPÉREZ PASCUALENA, P. (2020). In the city of 100 towers. Jam Ediciones.
  • RUPÉREZ PASCUALENA, P. (2020). Many lives and one destiny. SIAL Pygmalion.
  • RUPÉREZ PASCUALENA, P. et alii (2023). Spain's influence in Europe. Real Instituto Elcano.
  • RUPÉREZ PASCUALENA, P. (2023, 26 April). What is (and what is not) a European presidency? Foreign Policy
  • RUPÉREZ PASCUALENA, P. (2024, 13 February). Enlarging the EU: Complexity and Spain's position. Política Exterior.