Juliana Gómez Peláez - Director for Foreign Direct Investment, ProColombia
Juliana Gómez has been Director for Foreign Direct Investment at ProColombia since 2010.
ProColombia is an organization responsible for the commercial promotion of Colombia as direct foreign investment destination, foreign tourism and as a vendor of non-traditional goods and services. Close to 750 projects with estimated investments of US$10 billion in sectors ranging from IT/BPO, tourism infrastructure, private equity, manufacturing, mining and agribusiness have been supported by PROCOLOMBIA between 2009 and 2018.
Mrs. Gómez earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the Universidad Eafit in Medellin, and then went on to acquire a Masters Degree in Marketing and Distribution Channels from the same university.
Her career has long been linked to ProColombia (former Proexport), where she began to work in 2004 as an Exports Specialist to help Colombian SME’s become international players.