Daniel has 16 years of experience in Public/Government/Regulatory Affairs and Issues/Crisis Management. He is a Vice President for the Colombian office where he leads the Public/Government Affairs practice in Colombia. His expertise includes healthcare, technology, and food and beverages, among others.​

Before joining Edelman, Daniel was the Director of Government and Strategic Areas for the Presidency of Colombia. He also has extensive experience in the public sector as Manager of Special Projects at SENA, adviser on issues of citizen participation and community action in the Ministry of the Interior, and leading the social team in the Ministry of Housing. ​

Previously, he was also elected in Bogotá as Edil of Chapinero. Daniel has a degree in Political Science from Universidad de Los Andes. He has a master's degree in Political Management from The George Washington University and specializations in Public Opinion & Political Marketing from Universidad Javeriana and in Event Management in Universidad Externado.


Daniel Quiroga Plazas

Vice Chairman, Latin America & Head of EGA Colombia