AGS Consultores was founded in March 2003 in Cartagena de Indias by Arturo Gómez Stevenson, who created an interdisciplinary team that has accompanied the reinvention of construction business in Colombia since the late nineties. Favorable situations such as low-interest home loans, boosting national government with AFC-Saving accounts for the Promotion of Construction, the devaluation of the currency against the dollar, and property management and investment trust companies through ; made of new building projects Cartagena an attractive and safe investment. This positive trend encouraged many foreign buyers, foreign and domestic, to invest their savings in foreign currencies at home in our country.
These factors were decisive for AGS Consultores will be positioned in the market and become the only company in town that offer specialized services in project management, executing comprehensive project management from conception to the time of conclusion of the labor and delivery to the new owners. In 2007 AGS makes a strategic shift in its business model and start structuring of joint projects including Hotels, Commercial, Offices, Services, and Housing, among others.
Thus in 2012 AGS Promotora de Proyectos, specializing in brand DEVELOPMENT, AND MANAGEMENT STRUCTURE real estate projects and joint projects will be created. Given the tax incentive provided by law for hotel development, the law of second homes and the characteristics of Cartagena as a port city commercial, tourist, industrial, and AGS presents art projects protagonists in the region.
In 2014, AGS prepares its national and regional expansion replicating its business model system that ensures strategic alliances necessary to be competitive in a changing and innovative market synergies.
ARTURO GOMEZ STEVENSON – General Manager
Business Administration from the University of the Andes (1977).
Specializations in Finance and Senior Management at the same University and International Trade in Banking and the establishment of the OAS in Lima, Peru.
Extensive experience in the financial sector was the basis for his knowledge of the construction business. Leading the resurgence of construction in Cartagena, today AGS Consultores projects strengthen different areas of the region by creating spaces for urban and social development.
He has participated as:
• Manager of Banco Popular Cartagena-5 years.
• CONAVI Regional Manager Commercial and Savings Bank, Cartagena and the Caribbean Region-15 years.
• Chairman of the Board of Asobancaria – Episode Cartagena.
• Regional CAMACOL President Bolivar and member of the National Executive Board – 2007-2009.
• Member of the Supreme Council, Technological University of Bolivar – 2007-2009.
• Lead Member of the Board of the Club Cartagena – 4 years in different periods