Cristhian is the founder and CEO of Pacto Planeta. He defines himself as a generator and accelerator of ideas, an entrepreneur, but above all as a person with a clear life purpose: to make Colombia, his country, socially equitable and environmentally responsible.

Cristhian is an engineer and is currently pursuing a master's degree in interdisciplinary studies on development of the University of the Andes. He has spent much of his life studying and experimenting with technologies and models for sustainable social and environmental development in vulnerable communities and ecosystems. He is passionate about learning about local knowledge and the knowledge of different ethnic groups and populations; and with that passion and dedication, he has undertaken more than 250 projects in 17 departments of the country. He has twice been a Delegate of Colombia to the United Nations Youth Assembly in New York.