Mirtha Vásquez

Peruvian lawyer and politician

Mirtha Esther Vásquez Chuquilín (born 31 March 1975) is a Peruvian lawyer and politician. She is a member of the Broad Front. In October 2021, she became president of the Council of Ministers of Peru. Vásquez has been a member of the Member of Congress since March 2020.[1]

Mirtha Vásquez
Juramentación de nuevo Gabinete Ministerial 0-50 screenshot - Mirtha Vasquez (cropped).png
Prime Minister of Peru
Assumed office
6 October 2021
PresidentPedro Castillo
Preceded byGuido Bellido
Interim President of Congress
In office
17 November 2020 – 26 July 2021
Vice PresidentLuis Roel
Matilde Fernández
Preceded byFrancisco Sagasti
Succeeded byMaricarmen Alva
First Vice President of Congress
In office
16 November 2020 – 26 July 2021
Preceded byJosé Luis Ancalle (acting)
Member of Congress
In office
16 March 2020 – 26 July 2021
Personal details
Born (1975-03-31) 31 March 1975 (age 46)
Lima, Peru
Political partyBroad Front
EducationNational University of Cajamarca (LL.B.)
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (M.A.)


  1. JNE, SIJE-. "JNE - Plataforma Electoral". plataformaelectoral.jne.gob.pe (in Spanish). Retrieved 2020-12-16.