Peru: Analyzing the changes of the Ministerial Cabinet

The recent change of the Ministerial Cabinet of Peru has brought to the fore the influence power of the Government of the First Lady, Nadine Heredia, and the Minister of Economy and Finances, Luis Miguel Castilla. Their statements forced the departure of César Villanueva from the Council of Ministers. His substitute is René Cornejo, former Minister of Housing, Construction and Sanitation, a more technical politician, unlike his predecessor who had a highly political profile.

This report analyses the situation that led to this change of Cabinet and highlights the possible causes behind the resignation of César Villanueva.

Jorge Cachinero, Corporate Director of Reputation and Innovation of LLORENTE & CUENCA

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