Federico Gutierrez is the winner and is a candidate for the Team for Colombia.

Federico Gutierrez is the winner and is a candidate for the Team for Colombia.


Federico Gutierrez achieved the official candidacy for the center-right party with more than 1.7 million votes. https://www.laopinion.com.co/elecciones-2022/vamos-garantizar-el-orden-fico-gutierrez of Medellin was elected Barguil (Char) Penalosa, Barguil (Char), and Tab of los Cristianos.

Federico Gutierrez was born in Medellin in 1974 and is an ex-mayor. Since 2003 he began his political career as a city councilor for his home town, and is designated as the Municipal Youth Councilor and the Municipal Planning Councilor of Medellin. Gutierrez is an Civil Engineer by trade from the University of Medellin, holds a Specialization Degree in Senior Management from the Pontifical Bolivarian University and one in Political Science.

Federico Gutierrez's professional life was not solely about politics. He also worked as consultant for HGI Consultores, and a Resident Engineer with Company Vifasa S.A., a construction and glass company. Fico Gutierrez defends his family. He is married and has two children.

His tenure as a councilman was a time when he backed Sergio Fajardo's Mayoralty, and then Alonso Salazar's. He was able to get into the Mayor's Office of Medellin by 2015, and this changed his goal. Similar to many mayors confronted by the Hidroituango project he also had issues with corruption. Daniel Coronell also published an investigation into him , which was a source of Panama papers. http://www.elnuevosiglo.com.co/articulos/12-09-2021-federico-gutierrez-entrego-1400000-firmas-para-avalar-su-candidatura-la said he had kept his money in tax havens, and that he had committed fraud.

He confronted former mayors have he backed. He stated, "I've been in solidarity" with them.

A new race is being contested for the presidency

In October 2021, the so-called Experience coalition was established and eventually became the Team for Colombia. Being Fico Gutierrez -right coalition, Federico Gutierrez won the candidacy and now has the support of people like Paola Holguin, a congressman from the Democratic Center, who in 2022 tried to win a seat.

In https://www.elcolombiano.com/colombia/dos-candidatos-antioquenos-lograron-certificar-sus-firmas-para-la-presidencia-BF16313200 , on several occasions he has repeated the fact that his administration model stems an example of public management designed for the common good and has also stated that politics is a vocation occupation. With https://www.efe.com/efe/usa/america/fico-gutierrez-se-perfila-como-el-candidato-de-un-sector-la-derecha-colombiana/50000103-4760107 -highest vote in the second place behind Gustavo Petro, 'Fico' is what he prefers to be called is the representative of the right in Antioquia.