Felipe was born in the town of Manizales, Colombia, located at the heart of the country's coffee belt. He is an Economist, Communication Designer & Master in Finance from the University of Los Andes. Currently works as a Consultant for leading regional Management Consulting firm. He also has a blog in Portafolio, Colombia's leading newspaper in Business and Economics, where he currently publishes articles on the country's economical juncture. He uses this space in the Huffington Post to write about the Colombian Economy for interested visitors to read and understand.