Lawyer graduated from Universidad La República. Master in Economics Law. Faculty of Law, Universidad de Chile. He was the Manager of the Mining Development Program of Universidad Central de Chile that is mainly focused on research and training the human capital in the mining field. Besides, he is professor of the Mining Management and Administration Diploma Course. He is member of the Chilean Bar Association and the Mining Engineering Institute of Chile.
In the public field, he worked as a Lawyer of the Judicial Assistance Corporation. He also held the position of Undersecretary of Carabineros de Chile during the administration of President Ricardo Lagos.
In the period 2006 - 2007, he held the position of Executive Director of the Public Committee- part of the Security of the Ministry of Home Affairs, during President Michelle Bachelet government. In 2008, he held the position of Undersecretary National Assets and from 2009 to 2010, he was appointed General Secretary Assistant of Government, during President Michelle Bachelet government.