Miguel Juan Sebastián Piñera Echenique (born December 1, 1949) is a chilean economist, private businessman and politician who served as President of Chile from 2010 until 2014. He was elected on February 10, 2010 in a runoff and was inaugurated on April 10, 2010 in Santiago. He became the first billionaire elected President in a South American country in history and the first Christian Democrat elected to the Presidency of Chile since Patricio Aylwin in 1990. During his presidency, his goals were foreign engagement, education reform (likely brought on by protests in 2011 by students) and increased dialogue between labor unions and management.
Piñera is the third child of the marriage between José Piñera Carvallo and Magdalena Echenique Rozas. He was born on December 1, 1949 in Santiago, Chile. His siblings are María Magdalena, José Manuel, Juan Pablo, José Miguel and María Teresa. Sebastián Piñera is of Basque - Cantabric ancestry. Among his ancestors on his maternal side is his mother's great great grandmother, Luisa Pinto Garmendia, a cultured and aristocratic woman, sister of President Aníbal Pinto Garmendia and daughter of President Francisco Antonio Pinto and Luisa Garmendia Alurralde, who was a descendant of the last Inca emperor Huayna Capac.
|The Piñera Cabinet|
|President||Sebastián Piñera||DC||April 10, 2010–April 10, 2014|
|Interior||Oscar Quesada||DC||April 10 2010–May 8 2012|
|Evelyn Matthei||PN||May 8 2012–January 11 2013|
|Sergio Romero Pizarro||PN||January 11 2013–April 10, 2014|
|Defense||Andrés Allamand||PN||April 10 2010–January 11 2013|
|Edmundo Pérez Yoma||DC||January 11 2013–April 10, 2014|
|Finance||Evelyn Matthei||PN||April 10 2010–May 8 2012|
|Felipe Larraín||IND||May 8 2012–April 10, 2014|
|Education||Joaquín Lavín||UG||April 10 2010–July 9, 2011|
|Martín Zilic Hrepic||DC||July 9, 2011–April 10, 2014|
|Justice||Verónica Baraona||DC||April 10 2010–April 10, 2014|