António Guterres
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OTL equivalent: António Guterres

António Guterres 2012
António Guterres in 2012

9th Secretary-General of the United Nations
1 January 2016 - present

Predecessor Ban Ki-moon

8th Prime Minister of Portugal
28 October 1995 - 6 April 2002

Predecessor Aníbal Cavaco Silva
Successor José Manuel Barroso

10th United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
15 June 2005 - 31 October 2015

Predecessor Ruud Lubbers
Successor Filippo Grandi

Secretary-General of the Socialist Party
23 February 1992 - 20 January 2002

Predecessor Jorge Sampaio
Successor Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues
Born 30 April 1949
Lisbon, Portugal
Spouse Catarina Vaz Pinto
Political Party Socialist Party
Religion Roman Catholic
Profession Engineer

António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres, GCC (born 30 April 1949) is a Portuguese diplomat and former politician and the ninth and current Secretary-General of the United Nations. Before the election, he was Prime Minister of Portugal from 1995 to 2002. He also served for a time as President of the Socialist International. He served as United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from June 2005 to October 2015.