Luz Angela Sanchez has almost 15 years of experience in the world of institutional relations in Colombia. She has a Civil Engineering degree from the Colombian School of Engineering Julio Garavito, and has an MBA, specializing in corporate reputation, from the Externado University of Colombia. She forged her career in the multinational Gerdau Diaco, where she headed several processes within the industrial sector and became manager of institutional relations. Among her achievements, she defended the Colombian steel sector as chair of the board of the Colombian Steel Producers Committee of National Association of Industries (ANDI). From there, she promoted several initiatives with the government to strengthen the sector.