Mr. Uribe is a chemical engineer, trained at the University of Antioquia in Medellín. He received his MBA from the University of Wisconsin in Madison.
Mr. Uribe served as the president of Productos Familia S.A. from 1980 to 2007. He was previously vice president of planning for Coltejer Company S.A., general manager of Procecolsa, and was a cargo project analyst for Coltejer Company S.A.
Mr. Uribe serves on the boards of directors of Almacenes Éxito S.A., Brinsa S.A., Leonisa S.A., Nexentia S.A.S. and Tecnnova.