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