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Embajadores Florverde: José Luis Gómez

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Por: Juliana Díaz.
En esta oportunidad queremos presentar un miembro del Consejo Asesor y además embajador de Florverde Sustainable Flowers, José Luis Gómez del Fondo Acción.Economista con especialización en Economía Energética de la Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia (1985), y Maestría en Economía Política de New School for Social Research, Nueva York, Estados Unidos (1990); Becario Fulbright 1987-1989. José Luis dirige el Fondo Acción desde 2004. Tiene más de 20 años de experiencia en instituciones del sector público como el Instituto Nacional de Recursos Naturales, el Departamento Nacional de Planeación, el Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y el Ministerio de Agricultura y Desarrollo Rural. Ha sido consultor del Banco Mundial, FIDA, IICA y FAO


Florverde® Sustainable Flowers: ¿Qué lo motivó a aceptar la invitación de ser parte del órgano de toma de decisiones de Florverde Sustainable Flowers como lo es el Consejo AsesorJosé Luis: He seguido el desarrollo de FSF y siempre me …

Florverde ambassadors: Caroline Marshall-Foster

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Caroline Marshall-Foster is editor to Florist Magazine with +35 years experience in the flower industry. We are glad to have Caroline in our community of ambassadors that reflect the values of Florverde.
By: Florverde editor 

Florverde® Sustainable Flowers:What motivated you to accept the invitation to be part of the Florverde® Sustainable Flowers ambassadors community?

Caroline Marshall-Foster: Having working with Colombia since 1994 and seen Florverde in action since my first visit to Colombia back in 2001 I know what a difference Florverde has already made and what it can achieve in the future. Colombia doesn’t just grow the most amazing flowers that really are longer, stronger and more gorgeous but does it with love, passion, and above all, a caring way. If I can help in even a tiny way to promote what Florverde is doing, then I will be delighted.
Florverde® Sustainable Flowers:You are the editor of The Florist, a successful magazine for the flower industry in the UK. In your opinion,…

Friend of the month: José Luis Gómez (COL)

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Have your say in November... José Luis Gómez from Colombia!


By: Juliana Díaz.


In this month we want to introduce a member of the Florverde Sustainable Flowers Advisory Council, José Luis Gómez, from the Action Fund.  
José Luis has a Bachelor Degree in Economist with a Specialization in Energy Economics from the Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia (1985), and a Master’s degree in Political Economy from the New School for Social Research, New York, United States (1990); Fulbright Scholarship 1987-1989.

He directs "Fondo Acción" since 2004. He has more than twenty years of experience as a civil servant in institutions such as: the National Institute of Natural Resources, the National Planning Department, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. He has worked as a consultant to the World Bank, IFAD and FAO, IICA. 

Florverde® Sustainable Flowers: What motivated you to accept the invitation to be part of the Advisory council, the de…