Freddy Fernandez Torres
Freddy Fernández Torres is Chargé d’Affaires of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to Greece. He was president of the Venezuelan News Agency from 2004 to 2017, Secretary General of the Latin American Union of News Agencies, ULAN, from 2011 to 2017, served as Vice-Minister for communication strategy from 2008 to 2010. He has a degree in Social Communication from the Central University of Venezuela. Fernández Torres was a member of the Bureau of the World Federation of Democratic Youth during the period 1984−1989. He served as Secretary General of the Communist Youth of Venezuela in 1989−1991. He is Professor at the School of Social Communication of the Bolivarian University, author of poetry books and analytical articles in Venezuelan newspapers and magazines. He was born in Merida, Venezuela, in 1963.