Federico is a professional Business Manager with a specialty in Finance. He worked for the National Federation of Coffee Growers of Colombia as a financial planning and budget analyst and has experience in financial analysis, budgeting, forecasting, business validation, and derivatives. During his time there, he coordinated the “Intelligent Water Management” program, working under the PMI standards of project management. He lived in Australia for five years and studied English, a Diploma, and an Advanced Diploma in Project Management. Before joining Merritt, he worked back for the National Federation of Coffee Growers and gained further experience monitoring KPIs, developing strategies, modeling financial statements, and assessing different research projects.