Invest in Cartagena and Bolivar (IICB) is the investment promotion agency for the city and its department. It’ A public-private alliance that, promotes both domestic and foreign investment, and generates economic and social development by:
Managing opportunities for local and foreign investment in significant and strategic sectors.
Supporting potential investors throughout their investment process in Cartagena and Bolívar.
Promoting Cartagena and Bolivar as business and investment destinations
Leading public-private synergy to improve investment climate in the city of Cartagena and the department of Bolívar.
Our mission is to attract both local and foreign investment to contribute to the economic and social development of Cartagena and Bolívar, as well as to their position as one of the main destinations for business and investment in Colombia and in the region.
By 2022, Invest in Cartagena and Bolivar will be recognized as one of the country’s best investment promotion agencies, attracting local and foreign investment, leadership in business environment improvement, and work for positioning Cartagena and Bolivar as business and investment destinations.
María Camila Salas
María holds a degree in Business Administration and a Master in International Trade and Marketing. She is experienced in internationalization of companies, investment promotion and regional productivity project management.
Diana Mesa González
Legal Advisor and Business Climate Leader
Graduate of Law with an associate’s degree in Conciliation, Arbitration, ADR. She also has 20 years of experience in corporate and trade law, and recruitment.
Jessica Cáliz Salgado
Senior Investment Advisor
Graduate of Finance and International Business and a Master in Business Information Technology from DePaul University in Chicago, USA. Her experience includes 4 years in the field of investment advice.
Leidy Carvajal Rodas
Graduate of a dual-degree in Economics and Finance and International Business.
Daniela Acevedo Eljaiek
Graduate of Finance and International Business and adds IICB with 8 years of experience in logistics of exports.
Daniel Mendoza Benítez
Communications and Marketing Coordinator
Graduate of Social Communication and his experience involves 5 years in Media, Marketing, and Corporate Communication.
¡Join the progress, become a member!
Many companies and institutions trust and support our work at Invest in Cartagena and Bolivar. They pool their efforts to consolidate the city, and its department, as world-class and competitive investment destinations. If this is the right choice for you, be part of this fine project.
- Visibility for your company or institution on our website
- Certificates of donation
- Active participation at events and meetings
- Quarterly statistical information about specific companies
1. Fill out the application form
2. Attach a copy of the legal representative ID requesting the membership
3. Attach an up-to-date Taxpayer Identification Number form (RUT)
4. Attach an up-to-date Certificate of Incumbency (issued by a Chamber of Commerce)