Executive Chairman of AES and Vice President for the Americas of IFAEO


After serving as Officer of the Colombian Army, working in areas of Intelligence, he is linked to an important Colombian multinational as Commercial and Export Manager, serving the markets of Central, Caribbean and South America. At the end of a decade of work in the area of ​​trade and exports, it promotes the creation of the Anticontrabando Business Coalition.

Since 1998, he has served as President of the Board of Directors of the Anticontrabando Business Coalition, actively engaging in national standardization processes, succeeding in producing the International Supply Chain Security Standards. Parallel to these activities, he served for three years as President of the Board of Directors of the Pacific Free Zone, where he promoted the linkage of industrial and commercial users of the Free Zones in the city of Cali.

Exhibitor in multiple forums of logistics and security carried out in Central America, the Caribbean and South America.

Instructor of the Regional Anti-Drug School – ERCAIAD, trainer of Customs and Police Institutions in several countries of America. Trainer on issues of Prevention of Money Laundering, Financing of Terrorism – SARLAFT / SIPLAFT.

It has received recognitions such as the “Honor to the Duty” medal awarded by the Colombia Battalion highlighted in Egypt for the meritorious services rendered to this unit.
Similarly, he received the medal “United to the Service for Peace” awarded by the Multinational Peace Force highlighted in El Gorah-Egypt.

He has received multiple awards from Police and Customs authorities at the Latin American level. Student on two occasions, from the School of the Americas of the United States Army. University Professor in the areas of Logistics and Supply Chain Security, certified auditor in Quality Management Systems and Management Systems in Control and Security. Business Administrator, graduated from ICESI University, Diploma in Logistics, Specialist in Logistics Management, Specialist in Military and Professional Intelligence in Military Sciences, from the Military School of the Colombian Army. MBA from ISEAD (Spain). Member of the Board of Directors of the American Society of Cali – AMSOC.

University Professor in areas of logistics and security of the Supply Chain. Author of the standard of the System of Management in Control and Security, of the Guide of good practices of Security in the chain of Supplies, of the Guide of Protocols of Security for the Industrial Parks of Mexico (AMPIP) and of a number of published articles in different media. He currently serves as Executive Chairman of the Association of Secure Companies – AES and as Vice President for the Americas, of the International Federation of Authorized Economic Operators – IFAEO