Since October 2014, Maria Pía Junquera Temprano is General Director for Administrative Organization and Procedures within the Spanish Ministry of Finance and Public Administration.

She holds a university degree in law from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and she belongs to the Senior Corps of Civil State Administrators

She started her career in 1995 working in the General Directorate of International Economy and in the General Directorate of the Treasury and Financial Policy, both in the Ministry of Economy.

In 1997 she joined the Ministry of Justice where she held several positions and served as Deputy Director until 2004, being responsible for inspection, human resources and financial management.

She has also been Deputy Director of Regulatory Coordination in the Ministry of Economy and in the Ministry of Finance and Public Administration from 2004 to 2014