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

Federico Gutierrez managed to reach the presidential candidacy of the center-right with over 1.7 million votes. -mayor of Medellin, won Barguil, Char Penalosa, Barguil, and the tab of los Cristianos, Aydee Lizarazo.

Federico Gutierrez is an ex-mayor of Medellin. He was born in the city in 1974. His political career started in 2003, when he was elected as an Medellin councilor. is currently the Municipal Youth Councilor and Municipal Planning Councilor. Gutierrez is a registered Civil Engineer at the University of Medellin. Additionally, Gutierrez holds a Specialization in Political Science degrees from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.

Federico Gutierrez did not just be concerned with politics in his professional life. In reality, he was a Consultant at the HGI Consultores company and a Resident Engineering at the Company Vifasa S.A. A glass and construction company. He is a staunch advocate for his family and believes it is crucial. Fico Gutierrez ‘s married to two children.

In his time as a councilman he supported the city’s mayorship of Sergio Fajardo and later that of Alonso Salazar. He achieved his goal by reaching the Mayor’s Office of Medellin. However, like all the mayors who were faced with the Hidroituango project, he faced controversy due to corruption. Daniel Coronell also published an investigation into him that led to him being implicated in Panama documents. declared that he had kept his cash in tax havens, and that he had committed corruption.

He did meet with former mayors he backed. He has recently stated that he was in solidarity “because I don’t believe that someone makes such an choice so that tunnels of diversion are built and that one is in solidarity while some sectors are attacked by political strategy”.

A new race for presidency

The so-called Experience coalition, which eventually was renamed the Team for Colombia, was formed in October 2021. Federico Gutierrez, being the Center right coalition, won the candidacy. Paola, a Democratic Center representative was able to back the candidate for a second term.

In addition, on several occasions he has repeated that his model of administration comes not based on public management but for the masses and has said that politics is a vocation profession. Gustavo Petro came in second however Fico was the highest voter. will be Antioquia’s representative from the right.