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

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


Federico Gutierrez, the ex-mayor of Medellin was elected as the center-right candidate. He got more than 1.7million votes.

https://twitter.com/ficogutierrez was born in Medellin in 1974. He was the former mayor of Medellin. He is an elected Medellin Municipal Youth Councilor since 2003. Fico Gutierrez , a Civil Engineer by profession at the University of Medellin and holds a specialization degree in senior management at the Pontifical Bolivarian University and one in Political Science.

Federico Gutierrez has been a consultant at HGI Consultores and Resident Engineer at Company Vifasa S.A. This construction and glass business however, was not his only area of focus. https://thebogotapost.com/fico-eyes-colombias-presidency-an-interview-with-pre-candidate-federico-gutierrez/49519/ is also a staunch advocate for his family. He is married and has two children.

As https://zonacero.com/politica/fico-gutierrez-llama-la-union-fajardo-para-derrotar-petro-188733 , Sergio Fajardo was his supporter. Later, Alonso Salazar was his. He changed his mind and became the Mayor's Office of Medellin in the year 2015. However, like all the mayors that had to confront the Hidroituango project, he faced issues because of corruption. Daniel Coronell published a report about him, claiming that he had hid his money in tax-havens and was involved in corruption.

He has even confronted the former mayors he backed, and recently stated that "I have been in solidarity with those who are included in the report, as I don't think someone can make such a decision to make a tunnel fall and everyone is in solidarity. And what some sectors do, is an attack by political strategy."

Fico Gutierrez is a brand new race

The so-called Experience alliance was formed in the month of October 2021. It was later changed to Team for Colombia. Federico Gutierrez, the Center-right coalition's candidate, was elected. The candidate now has character of support for Paola Holguin (a congresswoman from the Democratic Center who ran again in 2022 in order to win a new seat).

In several instances the candidate has repeatedly stated that his model of administration stems from public management of the masses. He also stated that politics was a calling. Gustavo Petro was second in the vote, and "Fico" (as the name he prefers to use for himself) will represent Antioquia's right.