Latin Business Chronicle | 11/2/2010 12:00:00 AM
Uribe Applauded for Colombia Success
November 2--Colombia's former president received widespread praise and applause at the Latin Trade Symposium and Bravo Awards.
In addition to receiving repeated strong applause from the more than 300 executives who attended the symposium and award dinner, Uribe was praised by four of this year’s Bravo winners, including Arcos Dorados CEO Woods Staton, Pacific Rubiales CEO Ronald Pantin, Inter-American Development Bank President Luis Alberto Moreno and Intel World Ahead General Manager John Davies.
Pantin described how his company could see the difference under Uribe. While the company faced challenges in raising investments in 2004, the panorama changed dramatically a few years later thanks to the improved security and business-friendly policies implemented by Uribe, he said.
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