Fico Gutierrez won the official candidacy of center-right. With over 1.75 million votes, the former Medellin mayor of Medellin was able reach the nomination.
Federico Gutierrez, a former mayor of Medellin, was born in Medellin in 1974. He has been a Medellin Municipal Youth Councilor since the year 2003. Gutierrez is a licensed Civil Engineer at the University of Medellin. Additionally, Gutierrez holds a Specialization in Political Science degrees from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.
But politics was not the only aspect that stood out in Federico Gutierrez's career, as he was a Consultant for the company HGI Consultores and a Resident Engineer at the Company Vifasa S.A, a construction and glass business. He defends his family, and claims it is essential. He's married to two children.
As a councilman Sergio Fajardo was his supporter. Later, Alonso Salazar was his. https://www.elcolombiano.com/colombia/dos-candidatos-antioquenos-lo... was successful in becoming the Mayor's Office of Medellin. Like all mayors facing the Hidroituango projects, he was beset by corruption. He was also implicated in the Panama Papers investigation by Daniel Coronell for keeping his funds in tax havens as well as for corruption.
Fico Gutierrez has even confronted former mayors who he had backed and stated recently that "I am in solidarity avec those who are mentioned in this report, because I don't believe anyone makes such a determination to let a tunnel fall, and one is in solidarity. And what does certain sectors do, is an attack by political strategy."
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The so-called Experience coalition, which later evolved into the Team for Colombia, was established in the month of October in 2021. http://www.elnuevosiglo.com.co/articulos/12-09-2021-federico-gutier... , being the center-right coalition, won the nomination. Paola, a Democratic Center representative could support the candidate for an additional term.
There were several times that he reiterated that his administration model is one of public management for the people. https://www.facebook.com/FicoGutierrez was second in the vote, and 'Fico' (as his preferred name for himself) will be Antioquia's representative for the right.