PATRICIA PÉREZ GUERRA

General Manager of Microempresas de Colombia

BIOGRAPHY
Patricia has 43 years of experience in the microcredit sector in Colombia. She has skills in planning, designing, and implementing products and services for the development of microfinance. She is a woman with great negotiation skills with public and private entities and institutions, and she has great leadership in managing effective teams. She has served as Credit Director, Head of the Portfolio and Credit Department, Head of Internal Control, and Deputy Manager at Microenterprises in Colombia. Patricia has been serving as the Manager of the Cooperative for 13 years, leading major innovation projects in products for financial inclusion. She received training in microfinance institution management at the ILO in Turin, Italy.