Pedro Argüelles, Spain's new secretary of state for defense, and Irene Dominguez-Alcahud the new under-secretary for defense, officially stepped into their new jobs yesterday. The defense minister in the new Spanish government is Pedro Morenés.
Argüelles, who was president of Boeing in Spain from 2002 until now and was the cabinet director of former defense minister Eduardo Serra from 1996 to 2000, becomes the defense ministry's number two and will be responsible for management of military procurement. Lawyer Dominguez-Alcahud will be responsible for re-organising the defense ministry.
Irene Dominguez-Alcahud, Pedro Morenés and Pedro Argüelles