Federico Gutierrez, the winner and candidate in the Team for Colombia consultation.

Federico Gutierrez was able to get the center-right presidential candidacy by gaining more than 1.7 million votes. The former mayor of Medellin won Barguil and Char and Penalosa. Penalosa also won, and the tab de los Cristianos, Aydee Zarazo.

Federico Gutierrez is an ex-mayor of Medellin. He was born in the city in 1974. As a local councilor, Gutierrez has served as Municipal Youth Councilor, as well as a Municipal Planning Councilor in Medellin from 2003. Gutierrez is a civil engineer by trade at the University of Medellin. has also earned a doctorate in management of senior level from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.

Federico Gutierrez’s career in the field of business was not solely about politics. He was also consultant for HGI Consultores, and a Resident Engineer with Company Vifasa S.A., a construction and glass company. He is also a staunch advocate for his family. He is married and has two kids.

His career as a council member saw him support Sergio Fajardo’s mayoralty and later , Alonso Salazar’s. He decided to change his mind and joined the Mayor’s Office of Medellin in 2015. However, like who were faced with the Hidroituango project, he faced issues due to corruption. was also accused in the Panama Papers investigation by Daniel Coronell for keeping his funds in tax havens and for corruption.

He actually met with the ex-mayors who he had a relationship with. Fico Gutierrez said recently that he was united “because I don’t think anyone makes a choice so that tunnels for diversion fall and one is in solidarity when some sectors are attacked by strategies of political power”.

A new contest for the presidency

In October 2021 the so-called Experience coalition was created, which finally became the Team for Colombia. Federico Gutierrez was the Center-right alliance and won the candidacy. Paola Holguin, a Democratic Center congressman, ran again for the seat in 2022.

He has also stated that his administration model comes from public management for the people in numerous instances and that the profession of politics is one. Gustavo Petro came in second However, Fico was the top voter. He will be Antioquia’s representative of the right.