PEDRO MÉNDEZ DE VIGO Y MONTOJO

Military. Cavalry General.

 

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • General Staff Diploma in Spain and Germany (Führungsakademie)
  • Master in International Relations at the Ortega y Gasset Institute
  • Senior Associate Member at St Antony's College (Oxford)

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Director of the Technical Cabinet of the Secretary of State for Defence (since 12/2015)
  • Stationed at: commanders of the Cavalry Regiment "Pavía" nº4, in Zaragoza : Attack Helicopter Battalion in Ciudad Real
  • Head of the Geopolitical Analysis Area at the General Secretariat for Defence Policy and Political Advisor to Allied Force Command in Madrid
  • Military observer in: ONUSAL (El Salvador) (1992) | EU Administration in Mostar (Bosnia-Herzegovina) (1994) | NATO Headquarters in Sarajevo (Bosnia)(2005)
    Chief of Staff of EUTM Somalia (2011)