Prime Minister of Belize

Prime Minister Dean Barrow of BelizeDean Barrow

Date of Birth: 2 March 1951
Birth Place: NA
Political Party: United Democratic Party
Arrival in Power: 8 February 2008
Religion: NA
Profession: Lawyer


Dean Barrow was born in 1951. In 2008 he became the 6th Prime Minister of Belize. Dean Barrow is a career lawyer. Dean Barrow's education includes a Bachelor of Law from the University of the West Indies, a Master of Law from the University of Miami and a Master of Arts in International Relations from the same university.

Dean Barrow's first national election was in 1984, his first electoral victory saw him filling such roles as Attorney General and Minister of Foreign Affairs. Following this there were a few years as a member of the opposition and others as a cabinet minister in the governing party. Dean Barrow became the leader of his political party, the United Democratic Party, in 1998. Dean Barrow was subsequently elected as prime minister in 2008.

Dean Barrow was re-elected as the Prime Minister of Belizer in March 2012.

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Updated on: January 15th, 2015