was sworn in as President of the Republic in a Parliament solemn session held on Tuesday afternoon.
Given that he has assumed the Presidency of the Republic, Parliament's First Vice Chairwoman Mirtha Vasquez has become Congress' main official.
The event was held at Parliament headquarters in Lima.
He was born in Lima on October 10, 1944, and is 76 years old.
In March 2020, he assumed the post of Congressman of the Republic representing Lima with the Purple Party for the 2020-2021 term.
Previously, he held various positions in the public sector and also in multilateral organizations such as the World Bank.