An economist from the Universidad de Los Andes (1973), with postgraduate studies in Business Administration at the Universidad del Valle (1976), and Harvard University (1999-2001). An executive at Citibank and IBM of Colombia from 1973 to 1980. Entrepreneur, founding shareholder and member of Boards of Directors for more than 35 years in companies in the financial sector (Finicrédito, Leasing Bogotá SA), agribusiness (Derilac SA, Flores Posihueica), media ( Publications Week, Money), oil (Brío de Colombia SA), real estate (Fideicomiso Mobilink), investment (Investor SA), services, consulting, construction, and non-profit entities, among others. A university professor in business administration at CESA (Strategy) and Sergio Arboleda University (Business Plan), (2007 to 2014). Due to his professional career, he has strengths in new projects, team leadership, corporate innovation, and strategic business relationships. Currently a member of the Board of Directors of Head Hunters International.