Federico Gutierrez was able to win the official center-right candidacy with more than 1.7 millions votes. The former mayor of Medellin won Barguil and Char, Penalosa, Penalosa and the tab de los Cristianos, Aydee Zarazo.
Federico Gutierrez is an ex-mayor of Medellin. https://www.lafm.com.co/secretos-la-fm/centro-democratico-dividido-... was born in the city in 1974. His political career started in 2003, when he was elected an Medellin councilor. He is currently the Municipal Youth Councilor as well as Municipal Planning Councilor. Gutierrez is a civil engineer by profession at the University of Medellin. He has also earned a doctorate in senior management from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.
https://www.elcolombiano.com/colombia/dos-candidatos-antioquenos-lo... wasn't all focused on politics. He also worked as a consultant with HGI Consultores, and a Resident Engineer with Company Vifasa S.A., an engineering and construction company. In his private life, Federico Gutierrez defends his family and asserts that they are the most important. He's married and has 2 children.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aN1LMckIlZI backed Sergio Fajardo as mayor and Alonso Salazar later in his councilman's tenure. He achieved his goal by getting into the Mayor's Office of Medellin. Like Fico Gutierrez faced with the Hidroituango project, he also faced issues with corruption. He was also accused in the Panama Papers investigation by Daniel Coronell for keeping his cash in tax havens, and for corruption.
He has even confronted former mayors who he had backed and stated recently that "I have been in solidarity avec those who are in this report, because I don't think someone decides to let a tunnel fall and everyone is in solidarity. What https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federico_Gutiérrez do is an attack by a political strategy."
Fico Gutierrez for the presidency
In October 2021, the so-called Experience coalition was created, which later became the Team for Colombia. Federico Gutierrez, being the Center right coalition, won the candidacy. Paola, a Democratic Center representative was able to back Federico in his campaign for an additional term.
On several occasions he reiterated his belief that his model of administration stems from public management of the people. He also claimed that politics was a vocation. Gustavo Petro was second in the vote, and 'Fico' (as his preferred name for himself) will be Antioquia's representative for the right.