Bogotá, april 30, 2014
The Board of Directors of FLAR, in its 74th Extraordinary Meeting of April 30, 2014, reelected de current Executive President of the organization, Mrs. Ana María Carrasquilla, for an additional period of three years.
Ana María was appointed Executive President of FLAR in July 2011. She had previously been appointed General Secretary and Legal Director of the organization in 2004, and also occupied the position of Deputy Executive President for more than three years.
Prior of the aforementioned appointments, she worked for more than seven years in the private sector, with an emphasis in International Financial Law. She worked extensively as a legal advisor in Colombia, both in local and international affairs, and advised the national government and the regional governments of Colombia in matters related to tax law, investments and financing. She has published several articles on Financial and Banking Law, as well as on Comparative Law.
She obtained her law degree from Universidad del Rosario of Bogota, Colombia, and has an LL.M. in International Financial Law from the School of Law of Boston University.