Get to know Mr. Jorge Toledo Albiñana, Ambassador of the European Union to China.

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    Ambassador to China Jorge Toledo

Message from the Ambassador

Dear visitor,

Welcome to the website of the Delegation of the European Union to the People’s Republic of China.

The most important missions of the Delegation of the European Union to China are promoting EU’s interests and values in China, helping build a constructive and fruitful relation between the EU and China, and informing the EU institutions of developments in China.

Through this website, the EU Delegation provides information on recent events of EU-China diplomatic relations in the most important policy areas. In order to keep up to date on EU-China dialogues and projects, including on high-level visits of EU officials to China and activities organised by the EU Delegation, I invite you to visit our website regularly, to subscribe our press release alerts and follow our social media accounts on Weibo, X/Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

At the EU Delegation, we believe that listening to our Chinese partners and staying in dialogue is critical for the progress of our bilateral relations. I invite you to contact us and take part in the EU-China exchanges.


Jorge Toledo

Ambassador's Resume

Ambassador Jorge Toledo Albiñana is a career diplomat from Spain.

After taking his Degree in Law and entering the Diplomatic School in Spain, he joined the Spanish Foreign Service in 1989. Since then, except for three years in Senegal, where he was Ambassador of Spain from 2008 to 2011, his career has been devoted mostly to European Union Affairs. Among others, he was Spanish Secretary of State for the EU and European Affairs. In Asia, he has been posted to India and Japan before arriving to China in September 2022 as the Ambassador of the European Union.

Ambassador Toledo strongly believes in the European integration and that only together can EU Member States have a meaningful relation and dialogue with a strong world power as China.

He is married and has two children.