Juan Esteban Calle Restrepo has a bachelor degree in Business Administration from EAFIT University and an MBA with concentration in Finance and Business Economics from the Booth School of Business of the University Of Chicago. Mr. Calle is a CFA charter holder and member of the CFA society of Toronto. He has a distinguished career in both the public and private sectors in Colombia and abroad. He has worked in Investment Banking, Corporate Finance and asset management in leading companies of the financial sector in Toronto, New York, Bogotá and Medellín. From 2004 to 2006 he served as Antioquia’s Secretary of Finance and as interim Governor of Antioquia. After his post as Secretary, in 2007, he moved to Canada where he started as an independent consultant in Vancouver, then worked in the commercial office of Proexport (Colombian export promotion agency) as Director of Foreign Investment and later started working as an Investment Advisor for BMO Nesbitt Burns. He was appointed CEO of EPM in January 2012, where he currently leads the international expansion of the company and the consolidation of its social and environmental policies across all markets.
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Part of a series on A Special Series on Creating Opportunity for the BOP in Latin America and the Caribbean
September 18, 2013