Advent International Colombia S.A.S. , Bogota
Joined Advent in 2011
Andrés Marulanda joined Advent International in 2011. Previously he worked for Grupo Colpatria, a Colombian conglomerate, in its internal private equity unit. There, he co-led the firm’s investments in Colfondos Pensiones & Cesantías S.A. and Termoyopal S.A.
Prior to Colpatria, Andrés was an engagement manager at McKinsey & Company in Bogotá and Booz Allen Hamilton in New York, advising leading global and Colombian clients in the telecommunications, consumer goods and insurance industries. He also worked at Unilever both in Bogotá as a trade marketing manager and New Jersey in the regional finance department.
Andrés received a degree in industrial engineering from the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá and earned an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management.
Investments participated in
While at Advent, Andres participated in the firm’s investment in Biotoscana. While at Grupo Colpatria, Andrés co-led the firm’s investments in two companies: Colfondos Pensiones & Cesantías S.A. and Termoyopal S.A.
While at Grupo Colpatria: Brunate Holdings, Inc. (holding company for Colfondos S.A.) and Dion Holdings, Inc. (holding company for Termoyopal S.A.)