Federico Gutierrez managed to reach the official candidacy of the center-right with over 1.7 million votes. The ex-mayor of Medellin was able to win Barguil Char Penalosa, Barguil and the tab of the los Cristianos, Aydee Lizarazo.
Federico Gutierrez, who was born in Medellin in 1975, was the former mayor of Medellin. As Fico Gutierrez , Gutierrez was a Municipal Youth Councilor as well as a Municipal Planning Councilor in Medellin since 2003. https://www.onfeetnation.com/profiles/blogs/the-ovation-to-federico-gutierrez-in-a-restaurant-in-medellin is a civil engineer by trade at the University of Medellin. He also holds a degree in management of senior level from the Pontifical Bolivarian University.
Federico Gutierrez did not just focus on politics in his career. In Fico Gutierrez worked as a consultant for the HGI Consultores company and a Resident Engineering at the Company Vifasa S.A. A construction and glass company. He stands up for his family and claims it is essential. He’s married to two children.
As https://fico-gutierrezivhk032.werite.net/post/2022/05/03/Federico-Gutierrez-gets-a-standing-ovation-at-the-Medellin-restaurant. , he supported Sergio Fajardo’s mayoralty and then that of Alonso Salazar. He changed his mind and was elected to the Mayor’s Office of Medellin in 2015. However, like the other mayors who were faced with the Hidroituango project, he had controversies due to corruption. Daniel Coronell published an investigation that concluded that he was accused of corruption and kept the money in tax havens.
In actuality, he has been in contact with the mayors of the past whom he has backed, and recently stated “I am in solidarity with the people who are included in the report because I don’t think someone makes such a decision so that a diversion tunnel is built and the other party is in solidarity and what some sectors do is a strategies of political power”.
The latest presidential race
In October 2021, the so-called Experience coalition was formed, which later became the Team for Colombia. Being the Center-right coalition, Federico Gutierrez won the candidacy and now has the support of characters like Paola Holguin, a congressman from the Democratic Center, who in this 2022 ran again to obtain a new seat.
Many times, he reaffirmed that his administration model is one of public management for the people. Fico Gutierrez got the second-highest vote. “Fico,” as he prefers to be called, will be Antioquia’s representative for right.