He was born in 1958.
Law Undergraduate degree from Universidad de Medellin, post graduate degree in insurance awarded by Swiss Re – Zurich and CEO Management studies at Kellogg School of Management. He serves as president at Suramericana S.A, Insurance and Social Security Company holding of Grupo de Inversiones Suramericana S.A. He has been engaged in Compañía Suramericana since 1981, acting as Human Resources Manager, Company Business Manager, Corporate Business Vice-President and Insurance and Capitalization Vice-President.
He is also a member of the Board of Directors at Grupo Nutresa S.A., Celsia S.A., Federación Nacional de Aseguradores Colombianos - FASECOLDA -, Fundación Suramericana and Fundación Nutresa, and Suramericana Panama.
He is member of the Board of Directors of Bancolombia since 2004.