Rafael Dezcállar de Mazarredo

Expert in International Relations and Geopolitics. Diplomat, Ambassador of Spain to China (2018-2024).

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Language:

English, Spanish

Who is Rafael Dezcállar?

Rafael Dezcállar is a prominent Spanish diplomat whose influence and contributions in the field of international relations and geopolitics have made him an authoritative and respected voice globally. With an extensive career that includes significant positions such as Ambassador of Spain to China, Germany, Ethiopia, and to the African Union, his strategic vision and deep analysis of contemporary challenges in foreign policy are key references for understanding current global dynamics.

What are his conferences like?

Dezcállar's conferences are a fusion of sharp analysis and enriching perspectives, presented with a clarity that only decades of diplomatic experience can offer. Addressing critical issues such as geopolitics, international relations, and China's role in the world order, his presentations are designed to provide attendees not only with information but with understanding and strategies to navigate the complex international scenario. His ability to connect historical events with current contexts enriches each presentation, offering valuable lessons on diplomacy, cooperation, and global challenges.

What is his trajectory?

Rafael Dezcállar de Mazarredo has carved a distinguished path since entering the diplomatic career in 1983, excelling in various positions of international relevance. His work as Ambassador to China, Germany, Ethiopia, and the African Union, along with his period as Director-General for Foreign Policy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union, and Cooperation, highlights his profound understanding of bilateral and multilateral relations. Author of influential works on geopolitics and international relations, his leadership has been recognized with distinctions such as the Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. His participation in academic forums and think tanks, as well as his active contribution to NGOs, complement his profile as a diplomat committed to advancing global dialogue and international cooperation.

He has published several books on European Defense, Israel, Russia, and Colombia, and has given lectures at important forums such as the Mid Atlantic Club in New York, Wilton Park in the United Kingdom, the University of Tübingen in Germany, the Círculo de Economía in Barcelona, the Elcano Institute in Madrid, and the International University Menendez y Pelayo.

Selected Conferences:

Current Geopolitics: Vectors and Challenges

A deep analysis of the forces shaping the contemporary world, identifying the main threats and opportunities in the global geopolitical scenario. This presentation offers a strategic perspective on how countries can navigate the complexity of current international relations.

China: A Comprehensive View

Demystifying China, exploring its influence, challenges, and opportunities in the global arena. Dezcállar offers an enriching analysis based on his experience as Ambassador to China, providing keys to understanding the role of this nation in modern geopolitics.

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