Systems Engineer from the EAFIT University, scholar of the International Max-Planck Research School for Computer Science in Germany and the Center for Development of Advanced Computing of the Government of India for the Computer Fraud Reduction Program. Currently certified as a professional in information security CISSP. He served as a lecturer of the subjects Operative Systems at EAFIT University and Telematics and Distributed Systems at the Pontificia Bolivariana University. He was one of the first Colombians to be an official developer of the Debian project.
He was a member of the technical committee 181 of ICONTEC where he actively participated in the homologation of multiple ISO standards related to safety to Colombian Technical Standard. He is a founding member of FLUID and part of its management team for 16 years, from where he led the implementation of the first ISO 27001 certification in Colombia and in which he participated in its maintenance for 6 years. He is an investor and board member in Empiricus and Biva, also an independent member of the boards of Cidenet and Nous Digital. In the past he participated in the boards of directors of S-SQUARE, Nuva and Al Derecho. He has been a jury member at iNNpulsa Colombia and Startup Weekend, he is a frequent speaker on issues related to security and entrepreneurship.