Casa Editorial El Tiempo S.A.
The El Tiempo S.A. Publishing House is one of the four most important business groups of Colombia, and it is the largest of them all. Its head is the entrepreneur Luis Carlos Sarmiento, according to studies, the richest man of Colombia. It has two media companies, the CEET S.A. and CEETTV S.A. and is one of the most traditional, influential and important media groups of the country. It also produces more than 25 media in the press, television and digital media sectors. This organization groups companies and investments in different sectors of the economy, such as finance, agribusiness, energy, gas, infrastructure, hotel industry, mining, industry, construction, real estate and media. It is difficult to identify its operating structure, since it manages investments, shares and securities through different holding companies. It belongs to the parent company Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S. A., a Public Limited Company (S.A) which was constituted by public deed number 0043 of January 7, 1994. Its main domicile is the city of Bogotá, D.C. Through the Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A., there is control over Corporación Financiera Colombiana –Corficolombiana, which groups more than 27 companies in different economic sectors.
Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.
Agribusiness, Energy and Gas, Infrastructure, Hotel Industry, Mining and Industry, Financial, Real Estate, Media
Adminegocios & CIA SCA
The company registers a business group status with the sole trader Luis Carlos Sarmiento Angulo since 2002.
Adminegocios & Cía. S.C.A. is the controlling owner of Seguros de Vida Alfa S.A., with 52% of shares. Through Seguros de Vida Alfa S.A., it has a shareholding of 4.99% in the El Tiempo Publishing House – CCET S.A.
Adminegocios has a direct shareholinding of 0.0000000029% in CEETTV S.A..
Luis Carlos Sarmiento Angulo is the legal representative. Other partners of the company are:
Indicomersocios S.A. (20.09%)
Sosacol S.A. (20.09%)
Inproico S.A. (20.09%)
El Zuque S.A. (17.31%)
Socineg S.A. (13.09%)
Adminversiones S.A. (9.31%)
Inversiones Escorial S.A.
The company also operates in other fund allocation activities. Gabriel Mesa Zuleta is the manager of the company and legal representative of Sadinsa S.A.
Other Print Outlets
Siete Dias Llano
Siete dias Boyaca
Revista Don Juan
Other TV Outlets
El Tiempo televisión
Other Online Outlets
Banco de Occidente
Banco AV Villas
Seguros Alfa y Vida Alfa
Fiduciaria Corficolombiana S.A.
Bolsa de Valores de Colombia S.A.
Casa de Bolsa S.A.
Proyectos de Infraestructura S.A.
Estudios y Proyectos de los Andes S.A.
Colombiana de Concesiones y Licitaciones S.A.S. – Concecol
Estudios y Proyectos del Sol S.A.S. - Episol
Concesionaria Tibitoc E.S.P.
Concesionaria Panamericana S.A.S.
Energy & Gas
Empresa de Energia de Bogotá
Promotora Turística Santamar S.A.
Organización Pajonales S.A.
Industry & Mining
Industrias Lehner S.A.
Jardin Plaza S.A.
Banco Corficolombiana Panamá S.A.
Luis Carlos Sarmiento Angulo | Luis Carlos Sarmiento Angulo exercises a control situation over Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. His direct and indirect shareholding in the Company’s Share Capital represents more than 50%. This control situation was regi
CEET S.A.: 2012 empleados CEETTV S.A.: 248 empleados (Empresas del Grupo AVAL: 74.211, Empleados Grupo AVAL Acciones y Valores S.A.: 20 Directivos, 105 Otros cargos,Total de 125 empleados)
Casa Editorial El Tiempo / Avda. Calle 26
68 b – 70 / Tel. (1)2940100 / Bogotá D.C
Tax/ ID Number
Casa Editorial El Tiempo S.A.: 860001022CEETTV S.A.: 900163045(Del Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. NIT 800216181)
Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)
CEET S.A.: USD $ 175.715.000 / COP $ 519.164 millions CEETTV S.A.: USD $ 10.026.800 / COP $ 29.625 millions
Operating Profit (in Mill. $)
CEET S.A: USD $ 4.187.050 / COP $12.371 millions CEETTV S.A.: USD $ 146.890 / COP $434
Advertising (in % of total funding)
He has a controlling situation over Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. His direct and indirect shareholding in the Company’s Share Capital represents more than 50%. This control situation was registered in the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá on February 11, 2003, under the number 00865815.
Colombian entrepreneur, rated by FORBES Magazine as the richest man of the country. He is the founder and owner of Grupo Aval.
President of Banco de Bogotá since 1988.
Member of the board of directors of: Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. since March 1999; Porvenir S.A. since December 1991; Corporación Financiera Colombiana S.A. since August 1998; Fundación Grupo Aval since 2011; Banco de Bogotá – Panamá and Asociación Bancaria de Colombia.
Director of BAC Credomatic Inc., BAC International Corporation, BAC International Bank and Credomatic International Corporation since December 2010.
His wife is María Fernanda Ocampo, who was Director of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá and Minister of Education in the first term of Juan Manuel Santos.
Efraín Otero Álvarez is the President of Banco de Occidente since 1995.
Member of the boards of directors of: Porvenir S.A. since September 1995,
Corporación Financiera Colombiana S.A. since August 1998,
Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. since March 1999,
Banco de Occidente – Panamá since July 2006 and
Fundación Grupo Aval since 2011.
He is a member of the following boards of directors: Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. since March 2008, Banco de Bogotá from 1993 to 1997 and since 2001 until the present,
Banco de Bogotá (Panamá) since Febraury 1984, Corporación Financiera Colombiana S.A. since June 1992, Unipalma since July 1996 and several entities of BAC Credomatic group in Central America since December 2010.
Among others positions, he was President of Avianca, Cervecería Unión S.A. and Pedro Gómez y Cía, as well as Senior Vice President of Shared Services in Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. He is a member of the following boards of directors: Porvenir S.A.
She is a member of the board of directors of Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. since March 2005.
She is a member of the Audit Committee of Grupo Aval.
Other Influential People
President and son of Luis Carlos Sarmiento. Since 2000, he assumed the presidency of Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.
Chief Financial Officer and a Systems Engineer at Universidad de los Andes
He currently works as Chief Financial Officer of Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.
He worked in McKinsey and Company Colombia Inc. and Banco Santander Colombia.
Diego Rodríguez Piedrahita is the Senior Vice President of Risk Management. He is bachelor in Business Administration at George Washington University.
He previously worked in Bank of America and ING.
Chief Strategy Officer and an Industrial Engineer at Universidad Javeriana.
He was the General Director of Barclays in Spain. In Citigroup he was in charge of Retail Bank, Pension Fund Business and Finance Companies in Argentina, Chile Uruguay and Paraguay.
He was Marketing and Sales Manager of Alpina S.A.
Senior Vice President of Shared Services Systems and Computing Engineer at Universidad de los Andes.
He was Vice President of Operations and Technology of Banco AV Villas and the Corporación Ahorramás.
Chief of Internal Control and Accountant at Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano.
He was Deputy Financial Superintendent at the Superintendency of Finance of Colombia (2006-2008).
Legal manager and lawyer at Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga
He worked in Banco de Bogotá.
Vice President of Operating and Regulatory Risk Management. He is an economist at Universidad Externado of Colombia and Banking Manager at Universidad de los Andes.
He held several positions at the Superintendency of Finance of Colombia, including Delegate for Financial Intermediaries.
He worked as a Corporate Analyst at Banco de Bogotá.
Vice President of Strategy Industrial. He is an engineer at Universidad de Los Andes.
He worked at McKinsey & Co. and at Corficolombiana.
Vice President of Marketing. He is a systems engineer at Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Cali.
He has also worked as: Marketing Manager of Visa Colombia Franchise, Marketing Manager of Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A., and Advertising Manager of Cocelco S.A.
Vice President of Corporate Procurement. She worked at Cocelco S.A.
María Edith González Flórez. Vice President of Accounting Consolidation. Public Accountant at Universidad Santiago de Cali.
Vice President of Financial Planning and Investor Relations. Career in Finance and International Relations at Universidad Externado de Colombia.
She worked at Corficolombiana.
Vice President of Planning and Projects. He was Senior Projects Manager, specialized in Latin American Financial Institutions at McKinsey and Company Colombia.
He was Manager of the Operations Area at Hach Company in Colorado, USA.
Internal Audit Officer. She was Audit Manager for the financial sector at Price WaterhouseCoopers.
She was researcher in supervision of the Colombian stock market and self-regulation of stock market in Colombia.
She worked as auditor at KPMG.
Data from the Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. holding business group and from Corficolombiana S.A. is public. It is difficult to identify the operating structure of the business group as a whole. Data of the media group is difficult to access.
Financial information: exchange rate: 1 USD = 2.937,88 COP
Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.
Corficolombiana S.A. y Construcciones Planificadas S.A.
Balances Generales Individuales a 31 de diciembre de 2014 – Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.
Balances Generales Individuales a 31 de diciembre de 2014 Corficolombiana S.A.
Composición Accionaria de Grupo Aval a junio 30 de 2015
Estados Financieros consolidados con entidades del sector financiero a diciembre de 2014 Corficolombiana S.A.
Estructura de Dirección Corficolombiana S.A.
Estructura de Dirección del Grupo Aval 2015.
Histórico de Dividendos Decretados por Acción y por Mes Grupo Aval
Informe Financiero 2014 Grupo Aval
Junta Directiva Grupo Aval
Listado de Accionistas Corficolombiana a abril 27 de 2015
Presentación Corporativa Grupo Aval 2015
Representantes Legales Corficolombiana S.A.
Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá
Acta No. 24 Asamblea General de Accionistas Actiunidos S.A. de marzo de 2015
Acta No. 69 Asamblea General de Accionistas Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. del 27 de marzo de 2015
Certificado de existencia y representación legal Adminegocios & Cia SCA
Formulario de renovación de la matrícula mercantil 2015– Registro Único Empresarial Actiunidos S.A.
Formulario de renovación de la matrícula mercantil 2015– Registro Único Empresarial Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.
Registro en Superintendencia de Sociedades Corficolombiana S.A.
Registro en Superintendencia de Sociedades Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.
Registro Mercantil Corficolombiana S.A.
Registro Mercantil Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A.