Lawyer from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana with a specialization in Business Law from Universidad Externado de Colombia. She has completed the programs “Women in Leadership” and “Management Essentials” at Columbia University (NY) and “Circular Economy and Sustainability Strategies” at Cambridge University (UK). She is an arbitrator in commercial law for the Medellin Chamber of Commerce for Antioquia. She has more than 20 years of experience leading legal teams of companies, as well as structuring, negotiating and implementing national and international transactions, issues of shares, bonds and other securities in Colombian and foreign stock markets.
She served as Secretary General and Legal Manager for Grupo Exito and Carulla Vivero. She was also Assistant to the President and Head of Legal Consulting in the same group. She currently leads the legal teams of Industrias Haceb S.A. and Almacenes Flamingo S.A., among other consultancies.
In her experience, she has participated in outstanding transactions such as the merger between Almacenes Exito S.A. and Cadenalco S.A., the investment of Grupo Casino in Exito, the acquisition processes of Carulla Vivero and various companies in the retail sector, the joint venture between Industrias Haceb and Whirlpool for the manufacture of household appliances, the structuring of the alliance between Almacenes Exito S.A. y Arquitectura y Concreto S.A. for the development of shopping centers, structuring of credit systems in the real sector, international manufacturing agreements , among others.
She is a member of the Boards of Directors of important entities such as the Pablo Tobón Uribe Hospital, the Colombian American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham Antioquia), Grupo Sura, Makaia Corporation and the Pueblo de los Niños Corporation.