Jaramillo Ossa Jorge Hernan
President of DECEVAL, the private Central Securities Depository in Colombia.
Mr. Jaramillo has twenty three (23) years of experience collaborating in the creation and development of the following systems in the Colombian Capital Market: he worked one year as Senior Consultant for Andersen Consulting in the financial and capital market practice, related to the development of Securities Infrastructure. He was engaged by the Colombian Central Bank (Banco de la Republica de Colombia) to develop the Securities Administration platform, the Central Securities Depository and the RTGS payment system, projects that were achieved in a three year period. After that, Mr. Jaramillo was engaged by DECEVAL as Chief Operating and Information Officer to undertake the development of the Information Technology infrastructure and Operations of the Depository. He was appointed as President in 1998 and since then has dedicated his efforts to introduce best practices within the Colombian Capital Market Post Trading Infrastructure, promoting, among others, the following: Immobilization, Dematerialization, DVP settlement and all related depository services. Mr. Jaramillo has a degree in Business Administration from Javeriana University with a degree on Credit and Finance promoted by Chase Manhattan Bank in Colombia. He has been appointed as the new ACSDA´s President.