Director General- Colombia, GeoPark
Marcela Vaca has been GeoPark’s Director for Colombia since August 2012. Marcela holds a degree in law from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia, a master’s degree in commercial law from the same university and an LLM from Georgetown University. She served in the legal department of several companies in the mining and energy sector in Colombia. In 2000 Marcela joined GHK Company Colombia leading the legal, social and environmental strategy for the development of the Guaduas field and the construction of its pipeline. Prior to joining GeoPark in 2012, Marcela served for nine years as the General Manager of the Hupecol Group, led the development of the Caracara field, the construction of the Jaguar – Santiago Pipeline, and was also involved in the structuring of the company’s asset development, its financing and sales strategy.
Marcela will be speaking on the COLOMBIA: ONSHORE E&P OPPORTUNITIES PANEL at the 2019 South America Assembly: Northern Edition.