ROBERTO VÉLEZ
Chief Executive Officer of the Colombian Coffee
Growers Federation (FNC)

Roberto Vélez is the Chief Executive Officer of the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC) since 2015. He is an economist from the Universidad del Rosario (Colombia), with postgraduate degree from the University of Brighton, England. He represented Colombia as Ambassador to Japan, the United Arab Emirates and Malaysia. Roberto has worked at the FNC for more than 20 years, as his representative Director in Asia and Chief Commercial Officer, among other positions.