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Juan David Escobar Franco

Juan David Escobar Franco


He is a Systems Engineer from EAFIT University, with a specialization in Electronic Business from Tecnológico de Monterrey and a Masters Degree in Administration from the same institution.

He has a Master’s Degree in Actuary from Georgia State, senior management studies from the Kellogg School of Management, digital transformation from the University of Virginia, among other courses associated with project management and leadership.

Since 2018 he has been President of Seguros Sura Colombia, a company where he has held different positions such as Vicepresident of Insurance, Actuary Manager and Director of Automobiles.

He has been a member of different boards of directors of the business and social sector.

Through his formation and leadership in different businesses, including insurance business, he holds an in-depth knowledge in the identification, measurement and management of risks, in the development of advanced risk models and strategies of risk mitigation to protect the Bank’s assets. He has wide analytic and management skills, as well as strengths in the evaluation and questioning of financial and risk information.

His formation allows him to contribute to the identification of opportunities for improving processes and contributing to decisions relative to digital transformation, operational resilience, changes in infrastructure, technological conversion and tech failure management. In addition, he has in-depth knowledge in cybersecurity, security of information and electronic commerce.

With his knowledge in technology and electronical business, he drives the innovation by promoting the identification and adoption of new technologies and disruptive trends that improve the client experience, increase competitivity and create new income sources.

He is not involved in any cause of inability or incompatibility according to the law and the Good Governance Code.

He is not a PEP under colombian regulation.