Federico Gutierrez was the winner of the Team for Colombia Consultation.

Federico Gutierrez managed to reach the presidential candidacy of the center-right party, and with more than 1.7 million votes. Fico Gutierrez -mayor of Medellin was able to win Barguil Char Penalosa, Barguil, as well as the tab for the los Cristianos, Aydee Lizarazo.

Federico Gutierrez is a former mayor of Medellin and was born in the city in 1974. Since 2003 he began his political career as a councilor of his hometown, he is framed as Municipal Youth Councilor and the Municipal Planning Councilor for Medellin. Gutierrez is a civil Engineer by profession from the University of Medellin and from that same institution he has a Specialization degree in Senior Management and another in Political Science from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.

But, politics wasn’t the sole aspect that stood out during Federico Gutierrez’s career He was also Consultant to the firm HGI Consultores and a Resident Engineer at the Company Vifasa S.A, a glass and construction company. He is also a staunch advocate for his family. He is married and has two children.

Fico Gutierrez backed Sergio Fajardo as mayor and Alonso Salazar later in his councilman’s tenure. He was able to get into the Mayor’s Office of Medellin by 2015. This changed his goal. to many mayors confronted by the Hidroituango project, he had issues with corruption. published an investigation into him that was a source of Panama papers. He said he had kept the money in tax havens, and that he committed fraud. has actually confronted former mayors that he supported and has recently said that “I am in solidarity with the people who are mentioned in the report, as I don’t believe that anyone decides to let a tunnel fall and everyone is in solidarity. And what some sectors do, is an attack by a political strategy.”

A new race for the presidency

The so-called Experience Coalition was formed in October 2021. The coalition later morphed into Team for Colombia. Federico Gutierrez, the Center-right coalition’s candidate, was elected. The candidate now has backing of Paola Holguin (a congresswoman from the Democratic Center who ran again in 2022 in order to win an additional seat).

At several times the candidate has repeatedly stated that his administration model is based on public management by the people. He also said that politics is a profession. Fico Gutierrez came in second however Fico was the top voter. He will be Antioquia’s representative from the right.