Chemist graduated from Universidad Nacional de Colombia, having a master's in chemistry from the same institution. Has a master's in law in Intellectual Property from the Max Planck Institute in Munich, Germany. She has 12 years of experience in IP mainly in the integral advisory during preparation and prosecution of patent applications both in Colombia and abroad. This advisory includes prior art searches and assessing protection strategies, freedom to operate analysis, technological surveillances, drafting of patent applications, responses to office actions during prosecution of applications and litigation for validity or infringement. She has been linked with both public and private sectors working in the protection and management of intangible assets.