Rodrigo Puente Escallón, graduated in Business Administration from the University of Florida, Gainsville, USA. Inherited the prestige and experience of his father, a constructor who, since 1960, actively participated in the great works that gave the city of Cartagena an infrastructure to project itself as the city desired by all Colombians.
His vision, drive and creativity allowed his knowledge to transform into brilliant ideas that today represent development and architectural beauty for Cartagena.
When the concept of shopping center was just beginning to arrive in the city, Rodrigo Puente Escallón conceived Paseo de la Castellana, which more than a large "mall", became the pioneer of development of an important commercial area, which now mobilizes the largest amount of people and moves high transactions, generating employment and progress.
Similarly, Rodrigo Puente Escallón managed the development of the North Zone of Cartagena, building modern condominiums that propelled the development of this area until it became the sector of greatest valued in the region.
The best way of understanding that Rodrigo Puente is more than just an important manager and constructor is by recognizing the projects he has carried out. He undoubtedly imprints his style upon each one, reflecting his creativity and knowledge of the latest design trends, with a focus on details and good taste in each element.
As part of his contributions to society, Rodrigo Puente Escallón constantly participates in projects that benefit the most vulnerable segments of the population; he recently participated actively in one of the works of the Juan Felipe Gómez Escobar Foundation.
His professional performance has gone beyond his companies. He has shared his knowledge and experience as a part of the Boards of Directors of institutions such as Aguas de Cartagena and Transcaribe.