Rafael Francisco Amador Campos

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Rafael Francisco Amador Campos
Ambassador Amador presents credentials to President Medvedev.jpg
Ambassador Amador (left) presents his Letters of Credence to Russian President, Dmitry Medvedev (right), in 2011.
Colombia Ambassador to Russia
Assumed office
7 December 2011
President Juan Manuel Santos Calderón
Preceded by Diego José Tobón Echeverri
Senator of Colombia
In office
1 January 1992 – 20 July 1994
In office
20 July 1990 – 4 July 1991
Member of the Chamber of Representatives of Colombia
In office
20 July 2006 – 20 July 1998
Constituency Cundinamarca Department
In office
20 July 1982 – 20 July 1990
Constituency Cundinamarca Department
Personal details
Born (1948-01-14) 14 January 1948 (age 67)
Girardot, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Nationality Colombian
Political party Liberal (1990–present)
Other political
New Liberalism (1982-1990)
Alma mater Pontifical Xavierian University (LLB, 1972)
University of the Andes (MBA, 1976)
Profession Lawyer
Religion Roman Catholic
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Amador and the second or maternal family name is Campos.

Rafael Francisco Amador Campos (born 14 January 1948)[1] is a Colombian lawyer and politician currently serving as Ambassador of Colombia to Russia. A Liberal party politician, he served in Congress as Representative for Cundinamarca on two separate periods of two terms each, first from 1982 to 1990 and then from 1998 to 2006, and was twice elected Senator of Colombia for the same legislative period, first in 1990, and then again in 1991 following the ratification of the 1991 Constitution, and served until 1994.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Cámara de Representantes 2002-2006: Rafael Amador Campos" (in Spanish). Terra Networks, S. A. 2002-07-19. Retrieved 2011-09-20. 
  2. ^ "Representante Rafael Francisco Amador Campos: Curriculum" (in Spanish). Congreso Visible. Retrieved 2011-09-20. 
  3. ^ "Curriculum Vitae of Rafael Francisco Amador Campos" (in Spanish). Colombia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-20. Retrieved 2011-09-20.