Andrés Escobar Arango

Chairperson of the Board of Directors - Independent Member - Non-PEP



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Experience in the sector


He was a member of the Energy and Gas Commission (CREG), Deputy Director General of the National Planning Department, preparing and presenting the National Development Plan to Congress, consulting for Promigas on Vehicular Natural Gas (NGV), consulting for Ecopetrol. on the regulatory implications and the market of the plants that the company has and as a researcher in the Energy Transformation Mission convened by the National Government.


Experience in risk management


External Member of the Risk Committee of Fondo Nacional de Garantías (March 2018 - December 2019)


Training and professional practice


Economist from the Universidad de los Andes, MBA in Economics from the Universidad de los Andes, MBA in Economics from the University of New York (USA) and Ph.D candidate in Economics from the University of New York (USA).


He has held positions as President and Partner of EConcept AEI, Technical Vice Minister of the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit, Deputy Director General of the DNP, Economic and Political Advisor for Colombia of the main financial institutions through GlobalSource, BankBoston Advisor for Colombia, among others. .


Additional Boards of Directors to the GEB


Securities Market Self-Regulator - ESAL
Antonio Restrepo Barco Foundation - ESAL


Date of birth




Appointment date


January 31st, 2020


Member of the Finance and Investment Committee

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