Olga Lucía Salamanca


Economist – Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Masters in Contemporary Political, Economic and International Conflict AnalysisInstituto de Altos Estudios para el Desarrollo, Colombian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; and Institut des Hautes Etudes de l’Amérique Latine (IHEAL, Paris III), France


  • Trade Remedies and Commercial Policy Director, Olga Salamanca has advised national and international companies in their investigation processes for the adoption of safeguard measures and anti-dumping duties.

In addition, she has represented numerous companies before the National Government for the application of commercial policy instruments, foreign trade – and especially Free Zones – promotion and use of Free Trade Agreements.

In the public sector, she served as coordinator for Colombia in the Pacific Alliance negotiation and

Deputy negotiator of the Trade Defense Bureau in the FTAs with the US, Chile, the Northern Triangle (Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras), Canada and EFTA (European Free Trade Association). Likewise, she used to be the Livestock Producers’ Colombian Federation Commercial Policy Advisor.

Additionally, she trained in commercial policy and foreign trade with the World Trade Organization, the World Bank and the Organization of American States.