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

Federico Gutierrez achieved the official candidacy for center-right candidate with more that 1.7 million votes. Former mayor of Medellin was elected Barguil (Char) Penalosa, Barguil (Char) and Tab of los Cristianos.

Federico Gutierrez is a former mayor of Medellin and was born in that city in 1974. Since 2003 , he has begun his political career as a councilor in the city he grew up in, he’s identified as the Municipal Youth Councilor as well as Municipal Planning Councilor of Medellin. Fico Gutierrez is an Civil Engineer by profession at the University of Medellin has a Specialization Degree in Senior Management at the Pontifical Bolivarian University and one in Political Science.

Fico Gutierrez in the field of business wasn’t all about politics. He was also consultant with HGI Consultores, and a Resident Engineer at Company Vifasa S.A., a construction and glass company. is a staunch advocate for his family and claims it is essential. He is married with two children.

His career as a council member was one of support for Sergio Fajardo’s Mayoralty, and later Alonso Salazar’s. In 2015, he re-entered his goals and was elected to the Mayor’s Office of Medellin. He was also the victim of corruption as were all other mayors in the Hidroituango Project. He was also involved in the Panama Papers investigation conducted by Daniel Coronell for keeping his money in tax havens and for corruption.

Fico Gutierrez did meet with former mayors he backed. He said recently that he was in solidarity “because I don’t believe that one makes this choice so that tunnels for diversion fall and there is a solidarity between certain sectors are targeted with political strategy”.

The latest presidential race

In October 2021 the so-called Experience coalition was established and eventually became the Team for Colombia. Federico Gutierrez of the Center-right coalition won Federico’s candidacy. The moment is now, Paola Holguin from the Democratic Center is supporting Federico. Fico Gutierrez was also running for an office in the 2022 election.

Additionally, he repeatedly stated that his system of government was based on public administration for citizens and that politics is a profession. Gustavo Petro got the second-highest number of votes. “Fico,” as he prefers to be referred to, will be Antioquia’s representative for right.