Canacol Energy appoints Francisco Diaz to board
Mr. Diaz is an international chief executive officer and general manager with a proven record in multinational and private companies across various industries. He is currently a managing partner of Evolvere Capital, a private equity firm that manages various portfolio companies in Colombia and Latin America, and also serves on the board of several portfolio and publicly traded companies in Latin America.
Mr. Diaz brings broad experience in industrial and consumer sectors, both locally within Colombia and internationally. From 2004 to 2011, he was president and chief executive officer of Organizacion Corona, one of the largest private groups in Colombia.
Prior to his association with Corona, Mr. Diaz was with Monsanto Company in St. Louis, Mo. (1991 to 2003), where he held various executive positions, among them: president of the global food ingredients division; corporate vice-president of global strategy, Illinois; and vice-president and general manager for Latin America in Buenos Aires, Argentina. ■