Federico Gutierrez, winner of the Team for Colombia consultation and candidate?

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

Federico Gutierrez was born in Medellin in 1974 and is the former mayor of Medellin. His political career began in 2003, when he was elected as the Medellin councilor. is currently the Municipal Youth Councilor and Municipal Planning Councilor. Gutierrez is an engineer in the field of civil engineering at the University of Medellin. He also holds a specialization degree in management of senior level at the Pontifical Bolivarian University.

Federico Gutierrez did not just concentrate on politics during his career. In reality the time he worked as a consultant for the HGI Consultores company and a Resident Engineer with the Company Vifasa S.A. A construction and glass company. He stands up for his family and says it is important. He’s married with two children.

His time as a councilman was a time when he backed Sergio Fajardo’s bid for Mayor, and later Alonso Salazar’s. In 2015 he changed his goals and was elected to the Mayor’s Office of Medellin. He was also a victim of corruption, as were all other mayors in the Hidroituango Project. Daniel Coronell published a report on him alleging that he had kept his cash in tax-havens and was implicated in corruption.

He has actually confronted former mayors who he had backed, and recently stated that “I have been in solidarity with the people who are included in this report because I don’t believe that anyone makes such a determination to let a tunnel fall and everyone is in solidarity. What certain sectors do is an attack by a political strategy.”

A new race for the presidency

The so-called Experience coalition, which eventually was renamed the Team for Colombia, was established in the month of October in 2021. was a center-right one. Federico Gutierrez won the candidacy and is now supported of characters like Paola Holguin, a congresswoman of the Democratic Center, who in this 2022 ran again for a new seat.

In several instances, he repeated his belief that his model of administration is based on public management of the people. said that politics was a vocation. Gustavo Petro received the second most votes. Fico is what he likes being called, will represent the right in Antioquia.