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Ernesto Samper Pizano Edit Profile

Ernesto Samper Pizano, former president of Colombia.

Background

Pizano, Ernesto Samper was born on August 3, 1950 in Bogota, Colombia.

Education

Degree in Economics, University Javeriana, Colombia, 1972. Degree in Law, University Javeriana, Colombia, 1973. Degree in Capital Markets, Mexico, 1974.

Degree, Columbia University, New York, 1979.

Career

Former presidential candidate, Republican of Colombianational campaign coordinator, Presidential Campaign Alfonso Lopez Michelson, 1981-1982;representative, Republican of Colombiarepresentative, Institute Colombiano de Construcciones Escolaresrepresentative, Social Security Councilrepresentative, Empresa Nacional de Telecomunicacionespresident Vice-President, Association Nacional de Instituciones Finacieras, 1974-1981;professor School Law and Economics, U. Javeriana, 1974-1980;professor School Law and Economics, Colombian Institute Banking, 1976;professor School Law and Economics, economics research department, Banco de Colombia, 1970-1974;professor School Law and Economics, U. Tadeo Lozano, 1970-1973;professor School Law and Economics, U. Central, 1968-1970;now president, Government of Colombia, Bogota, since 1994.