Carlos Larraín

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Carlos Larraín
Carlos Larraín (2).jpg
Senator of Chile
For Los Rios Region
Assumed office
January 17, 2011
Leader of National Renewal
Assumed office
Personal details
Born (1942-11-18) November 18, 1942 (age 72)
Nationality Chilean
Political party Rn.svg National Renewal (2003-)
Partido Nacional Chile.svg National Party (1970-73)
Spouse(s) Victoria Hurtado
Children 12
Alma mater Pontifical Catholic University
Catholic University of Louvain
Occupation Lawyer
Religion Roman Catholicism (Opus Dei)

Carlos Larraín is the President of National Renewal (Renovación Nacional).[1]


Carlos Larraín Peña received an LL.B. from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in 1967, and an M.A. from the Université catholique de Louvain in 1968.[2]

In 1994, he started Larrain y Asociados Ltda., a law firm.[2] In 1996, he was elected as a councilor in Las Condes, and re-elected in 2000, 2004, and 2008.[1] He now serves as the President of National Renewal.[1]

He is a member of the Larraín family.

He is married to Victoria Hurtado and with twelve children. He is a devout Roman Catholic and member of the Opus Dei. [3]


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