Arturo Gonzalez is a Quantitative Analyst R&D at Bancolombia, one of the largest banks in Colombia. Arturo focuses on econometric analysis applied in finance and economic topics. His recent work has been in the area of nowcasting macroeconomic variables for the Colombian economy and selected economies in Central America. Arturo Holds a MSc in Finance from Externado University as well as a Bachelor of Economics at National University of Colombia and Control Engineering from FJC District University. Before joining Bancolombia, Arturo worked as analytics project manager at FNA financial institution where he focused in creating a churn models and predictive models for household loan disbursement.