Blueberries Medical Corp. has appointed Fabio Valencia Cossio, a former Colombian Minister, Senator and Ambassador to Italy with extensive strategic international business experience to its board of directors.
“We are honored to welcome Mr. Valencia to our board of directors and are confident that his experience in public policy and international business will be a valuable addition to our leadership team,” stated Christian Toro, Chief Executive Officer.
“I look forward to joining the Blueberries team as they continue to execute on their growth strategy,” stated Mr. Valencia. “I am confident I will be able to add value as we become a dominant regional player in Latin America and expand internationally.”
Mr. Valencia practiced as a lawyer after graduating from the University of Antioquia before being elected to Colombian congress in 1982. His extensive tenure in public office includes service in many relevant and prestigious positions.
"Mr. Valencia’s distinguished political career spanned 40 years over which time he was an integral member of numerous significant political accomplishments. As Ambassador to Italy, Mr. Valencia achieved the highest level of diplomatic, commercial and cultural relations", the company remarks.
Mr. Valencia is also a former President of the Shalom Association (Cultural Exchange with Israel) and a Member of the Colombo-Israel Cultural Institute based in Jerusalem.
In recognition of his service, Mr. Valencia has been distinguished with a number of prestigious honors.