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    18 July 2017

    New Permanent Representative of the Dominican Republic presents credentials

    (Based on information provided by the Protocol and Liaison Service)

    VIENNA, 18 July (UN Information Service) - The new Permanent Representative of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations (Vienna), Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Lourdes Gisela Antonia Victoria-Kruse, presented her credentials today to the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV), Yury Fedotov.

    During her career Ms. Victoria-Kruse has served in various capacities, among them:

    Minister Counsellor, Embassy and Permanent Mission in Austria (since 2011); Minister Counsellor, Embassy in India (2010-2011); Minister Counsellor, Embassy in Germany (2004-2010). 

    She studied Chemical Engineering at the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.  

    Ms. Victoria-Kruse speaks Spanish, German and English.

    She is married and has three children.

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