Picture1Mr. Botero-Paramo Sr.,

Founder

Mr. Botero worked for his PhD in economics at Vanderbilt University and is an authority on economic development issues. With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Mr. Botero is an experienced real estate developer. During the 10 years with the Interamerican Development Bank in Washington DC, he was the chief of loans for Central America and the Caribbean where the bank developed large infrastructure projects, power plans, urban development and telecommunication projects.

Through the course of his professional career, Mr. Botero has successfully combined his economics’ training with his passion for real estate development. During his tenure as President and CEO of Compañia Andina de Construcción LLC, he planned and developed projects for more than 500 low-income homes and built a large subdivision 117 middle-income units in Colombia. Mr. Botero also ran one of the largest real estate companies in Bogotá, Corredores Inmobiliarios LLC, where he also served as President and CEO.

Finally, and before returning to the United States, his country of citizenship, Mr. Botero was involved in the study of heavy construction projects, which included developing and building hydropower plants in Colombia and Bolivia, and the construction of oil pipelines, roads, schools, and high-rise condos.

Mr. Botero is an active member of the National Association of Home Builders and has been part of the Custom Builders Council and the Building Trade Association for several years.


 

Picture1Maritza Urdinola,

Founder and Senior Advisor

Mrs. Urdinola has worked very closely with her husband, Mr. Botero, and assists him as his Private Counselor. She is an Attorney that specialized in Family Law in Colombia and expanded her practice to International Trade. She worked as Special Advisor to the Minister of Agriculture and she headed the Department of Trading Companies at Proexport Colombia.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Picture1Mauricio Botero,

Chairman of the Board

Mauricio graduated ​in finance ​from Bentley University ​in Boston in 1997. He is a serial entrepreneur with over 17 years experience building an​d​ operating companies in the Telecommunications, Aviation and Online Dating industries. Mauricio’s strength is in Operations Management from managing start-ups to operating 500+ employee companies with over $100 Million in revenue. His passion for building sustainable and scalable businesses makes him a great asset to the Botero Homes Team. ​Since 2010, Mauricio presides the Board of Members. Mauricio is very much involved in the strategic policy and marketing of the company.​

 

 

 

 

 


 

Picture1Jaime Altamirano,

Construction Vice President

Jaime is an Engineer with more than 20 years of experience as Construction Manager.  He joins the Botero team after being the Construction Manager of one of the most prestigious builders in Great Falls and McLean.  He is our new Construction Vice President and works hand in hand with Mr. Botero himself to ensure your home will be delivered on time, on budget and with the signature Botero quality you have come to expect.

 

 


 

Picture1Patrick Kessler,

Chief Engineer and Land Specialist

Patrick is a native of Northern Virginia. He grew up in a family real estate Residential, Commercial and Development business that has built in almost all Counties of Northern Virginia. Patrick spent over 25 years in the local Civil Engineering and Development industries, as a member of multiple Committees and Associations, provided expert testimony for many local attorneys on land and has engineered thousands of homes and completed many medium to large sized development communities. While in the engineering field, he specialized in Overlot Grading, Hydrology and Water Quality.

After a long, prosperous career in Civil Engineering, Construction and Development, Patrick sought a new challenge years ago and formed his own Real Estate Development, Consulting and Real Estate Brokerage Company. He has helped buy, sell and invest in many small and large projects along with buying numerous lots in the Northern Virginia area for some great families.

Patrick brings a level of expertise to the land purchasing process providing a tremendous benefit to the Client’s projects and their initial processes. His passion for finding the right piece of land or investment and helping Clients make the right decision for their ultimate New Home project is extremely important. Patrick’s Mission is to transform Client’s perspectives of real estate professionals into being a valuable asset to their overall team of consultants and decisions-makers.

 

 


 

Picture1Naresh Sharma,

Chief Architect & Administrator

Mr. Sharma has over 15 years of Architectural experience, graduated as Architect, he provides design drawings, renderings and permit sets for residential projects in the Washington DC Metro area, Fairfax County and Montgomery County.  He specializes in homes between 5000 – 10,000 SF and above.  He brings 15 years of experience, providing and coordinating with the Structural and Civil Engineers providing electrical layouts permit for the constructions purposes.  He has joined Botero Homes since March 2016 and has been working closely with Mr. Botero in designing the new homes, creating the Arch Plans and has helped coordinate with Botero’s team the complete permit sets for submission to the County.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Picture1Edgar Naranjo,

Chief of Accounting Department

Edgar got his CPA at the Colombia University and finished graduate studies in Strategic Planning. He was Administrative Manager and Tax consultant for Global Tax Inc. He is part of our Team as Chief of the Accounting Department. Edgar is very active in the Hispanic Community and in the Church.

 

 

 


 

Picture1Sandra Valderrama,

Purchasing and Office Manager

As a Systems Engineer with a Business Administration degree, Sandra has worked for multinationals like Arthur Charles Nielsen as an IT Support Systems Engineer and Nortel Networks in the Financial Department as Specialist in Cash Flow & Reconciliations. Sandra has been working for 15 years in the Washington DC metropolitan area, of which 13 of them have been in the construction industry, specifically in high-rise developments​​ supporting companies​ ​with Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivables, Billing, Budgeting and Purchases of ​construction ​materials for the projects.

​In Botero Homes, ​Sandra designs and implements systematic processes and procedures for the company​. She ​is ​in charge of all purchases for each one of our ​homes and also doubles as Office Manager.​ She works under the guidance of our Chief Architect and the Chief Construction Officer.

 

 

 


 

Picture1Daniel Haro,

Project Manager

Daniel studied Business Administration and joins the Botero Homes Team as a Project Manager after working the last five years building for a prestigious home builder. Before his time in home building, he was involved in logistical planning for large retailers and store openings for boutiques across the country. Construction is in his blood and his eye for quality makes him a natural fit for Botero Homes.

 

 

 


 


14-Time Award Winning Builder

Botero Homes and Mr. Botero have been recognized over the past 8 years as one of the premier home builders in America winning 4 times the “Best of Vienna Award”, 1 time the “Best of Reston Award”, 4 times the “Best of the Best” Monument Award 1st Prize Winner, twice the “Best Feature GALA Award”, and two National Distinction Awards.

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