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

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


Federico Gutierrez, the ex-mayor of Medellin was elected as the center-right candidate. https://twitter.com/ficogutierrez He won more than 1.7million votes.

Federico Gutierrez was born in Medellin in 1974. He was a former mayor. https://thebogotapost.com/fico-eyes-colombias-presidency-an-interview-with-pre-candidate-federico-gutierrez/49519/ Since 2003, he has been a councilor of the municipal youth and a Municipal Planning Councilor in Medellin. Gutierrez is a civil Engineer by profession at the University of Medellin and, from the same institution , he also holds the degree of a Specialist in Senior Management , and a third in Political Science from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.

Federico Gutierrez was not only an influential politician during his professional career. He was also a consultant for HGI Consultores as well as a Resident engineer at Company Vifasa S.A. https://thebogotapost.com/fico-eyes-colombias-presidency-an-interview-with-pre-candidate-federico-gutierrez/49519/ (a glass and construction company). In his private life, he advocates and claims that his family is the most important thing. He's married to a woman and has two children.

As a council member, Sergio Fajardo was his supporter. Later, Alonso Salazar was his. He was successful in getting into the Mayor's Office of Medellin. Like many mayors faced with the Hidroituango project he also had problems with corruption. Daniel Coronell published a report on him alleging that he had kept his money in tax-havens and was involved in corruption.

In fact, he confronted the ex-mayors who he had previously backed. He recently stated, "I have been standing in solidarity with the people in the report since I don't believe anyone takes such a position so that the tunnel of diversion falls. Fico Gutierrez https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aN1LMckIlZI It is a matter of solidarity and certain sectors get targeted by political tactics."

A new presidential race

In the month of October, 2021 the so-called Experience coalition was established and eventually became the Team for Colombia. Federico Gutierrez of the Center-right coalition was elected Federico's candidate. Now, Paola Holguin from the Democratic Center is supporting Federico. Paola was also running for a seat in the 2022 election.

He also said that his administration model comes from public management for people at numerous times and that the profession of politics is one. With the second-highest vote after Gustavo Petro, 'Fico', as he says is his preferred name, will be the representative of the left in Antioquia.