• Thomasen Paulsen posted an update 2 years ago managed to reach the presidential candidacy of the center-right party, and with more than 1.7 million votes. The ex-mayor of Medellin, won Barguil, Char, Penalosa as well as the tab for los Cristianos, Aydee Lizarazo.

    Federico Gutierrez, who was born in Medellin in 1975, is a former Mayor of Medellin. He is a Medellin Municipal Youth Councilor since the year 2003. is a licensed Civil Engineer at the University of Medellin. In addition, Gutierrez holds a Specialization in Political Science degrees from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.

    But, politics wasn’t the only aspect that stood out during Federico Gutierrez’s professional life, as he was Consultant to the firm HGI Consultores and a Resident Engineer for the Company Vifasa S.A, a construction and glass business.√©rrez is also a staunch advocate for his family. Fico Gutierrez is married and has two children.

    His career as a city councilman saw him support Sergio Fajardo’s bid for Mayor, and later Alonso Salazar’s. He was successful in getting into the Mayor’s Office of Medellin. But, like the rest of the Hidroituango mayors, he had to contend with corruption. He was also accused in the Panama Papers investigation by Daniel Coronell for keeping his money in tax havens and also for corruption.

    He has confronted some former mayors that he supported, and recently stated that “I have been in solidarity with the people who are included in this report, because I don’t think someone can make such a decision to let a tunnel fall and they are in solidarity. What does do, is an attack based on political strategy.”

    Fico Gutierrez

    In October 2021 the so-called Experience coalition was formed, which finally became the Team for Colombia. Federico Gutierrez of the Center-right coalition was elected Federico’s candidate. The moment is now, Paola Holguin from the Democratic Center is supporting Federico. Paola was also running for an office in the 2022 election.

    He has also stated that his administration model comes from the public management of people in numerous instances and that politics is a career. With -highest vote, behind Gustavo Petro, ‘Fico’ according to what is his preferred name is the representative of the right in Antioquia.