Degree in Law, Notary Public, graduated from the University of Costa Rica and with a specialty in Intellectual Property. With a 12-year history of working for the National Registry. Previously, she held the position of Deputy Director of the Registry Services Directorate for 5 years. She currently holds the position of General Director of the National Registry of the Republic of Costa Rica, during the 2018-2021 government. Important fact: Ms. Fabiola Varela Mata is the first woman to hold the position of General Director since the creation of the National Registry.