Pedro Cateriano

Peruvian lawyer, politician and university professor

Pedro Álvaro Cateriano Bellido (born June 26, 1958) is a Peruvian lawyer and politician. In July 2020, he became the Prime Minister of Peru under Martín Vizcarra's administration.[1] He left the position on 6 August 2020. He was Ollanta Humala's Minister of Defense from July 2012 to April 2015, and Prime Minister from April 2015 to July 2016.

Pedro Cateriano
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Prime Minister of Peru
In office
July 15, 2020 – 6 August 2020
PresidentMartín Vizcarra
Preceded byVicente Zeballos
Succeeded byWalter Martos
In office
April 2, 2015 – July 28, 2016
PresidentOllanta Humala
Preceded byAna Jara
Succeeded byFernando Zavala
Minister of Defense
In office
July 23, 2012 – April 2, 2015
PresidentOllanta Humala
Prime MinisterJuan Jiménez Mayor
César Villanueva
René Cornejo
Ana Jara
Preceded byJosé Antonio Urquizo
Succeeded byJakke Valakivi
Deputy Minister of Justice
In office
July 31, 2001 – June 21, 2002
PresidentAlejandro Toledo
Prime MinisterRoberto Dañino
MinisterFernando Olivera
Preceded byJuan Jiménez Mayor
Succeeded byAlfredo Antonio Solf Montalve
Member of the Chamber of Deputies
In office
July 26, 1990 – April 5, 1992
Personal details
Born (1958-06-26) June 26, 1958 (age 62)
Lima, Peru
Nationality Peruvian
Political partyIndependent (1992-present)
Other political
Liberty Movement (1989–1992)
Alma materPontifical Catholic University of Peru (LLB)
Complutense University