His Excellency Fernando Oris de Roa was appointed Argentine ambassador to the U.S. in 2018. Oris de Roa is a businessman and professional manager, profoundly interested in public administration. His experience began with Continental Grain, a large trading company, and has included S.A. San Miguel, a lemon producing and processing company; founding Avex, S.A., a poultry company; and Orocobre Limited, the largest lithium operation in Argentina, and city government for the City of Buenos Aires. He received an MPA from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Oris de Roa and his wife Mercedes de Campos have three children and ten grandchildren.