The 36th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus has elected Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, of the Venezuelan Province, Superior General.
Father Arturo Sosa was born in Caracas, Venezuela, on November 12, 1948. He is the Delegate of the General for the International houses and Works of the Society of Jesus in Rome.
He is a Doctor in Political Sciences from the Universidad Central de Venezuela. Father Arturo Sosa peaks Spanish, Italian, English and understands French.