Francisco is the CEO of Promotora since 2002. He has led the transformation process that allowed Promotora to become pioneer and leader of the Private Equity Industry in Colombia. He participates in the Direction of the Private Equity Manager activity of the firm, having two funds under management: a Venture Capital Fund that invests in Colombian Entrepreneurships that have the potential to be globally competitive; and a Growth Fund that invests in small and medium Colombian enterprises with successful regional expansion plans. Francisco has experience in project management and investment banking and counts with a wide network within the region. He joined Promotora in 2000. Prior to joining Promotora, he worked as a Project Manager for engineering and infrastructure projects. He is a Civil Engineer from EIA (Engineering School) and holds a Master’s Degree in Project Management from EAFIT, he also has graduate studies of Project Management from the Project Management Institute and Corporate Finance from Kellogg School of Management.