ASERCOL S.A, was founded in Cartagena, Colombia in 1982 as an advisory enterprise in Foreign Trade and Customs brokers devoted to providing a program to facilitate compliance with existing legal standards on imports, exports and customs transit services in Colombia.
Our company is duly approved by Colombia’s Directorate of National Taxes and Customs (DIAN) as a Agencia de Level 1 Customs Agency, by means of Resolución No. 002324 of March 2nd, 2009, to exercise customs brokerage activities without any restrictions as an ancillary activity of customs civil duties in the commercial and services field aimed at ensuring that our customers and other users of foreign trade comply with standards for the import, export and customs transit, and other operations or customs procedures inherent of such activities.
Our basic aim is to collaborate with customs authorities in the strict application of legal regulations related to foreign trade for the proper development of customs procedures and other activities and derivative duties thereof.
Why choose us?
Provide a flexible and timely service in terms of customs brokerage and assistance in foreign and international trade. We are committed to:
- Continuously improving our services.
- Providing a trained and empowered staff.
- Engaging in teamwork with other providers in the supply chain for a better coordination of services for the benefit of our customers.
- Strictly complying with customer requirements.
- Strictly complying with Colombian customs legislation.
- Communicating with customers in a timely and continuous manner.
- Providing our customers with total satisfaction, which turns them into multipliers of new business and improving our market position
- The most valuable asset is the human being.
- The road to improvement is comprised of training and commitment.
- The learning process is actively supported by senior management actions and by the creation of systems.
- Permanent availability for providing customer with 24/7 services with quality, safety and competitiveness.
- We study the corporate culture of our customers in order to learn from it and be able to design our services according to their culture and needs.
- Long-term relationship with customers and suppliers based on trust, respect and mutual benefit is promoted.
Meet our team
HERNAN DARIO LONDOÑO
Bogota Branch Manager
Degree on International and Economic Relations, with Minor on Management Improvement Skills and Operations Management at the Universidad de los Andes, with experience in logistics for over 18 years. Primary duty: Plan, organize, direct and control customs operations at Bogota.
NICOLAS RODRIGUEZ MARQUEZ
Buenaventura Branch Manager
Business administrator, currently pursuing a specialization course in international business and logistics, with experience in logistics for over 21 years. Primary duty: Plan, organize, direct and control customs operations at Buenaventura
LUZ HELENA FLOREZ
Head of Human Resources and Management System
Business Administrator certified by ISO 9001-2008 diploma, one year of expertise in logistics; her main duty is to ensure the quality of the staff selection, hiring and evaluation processes.
ANGELA MARIA OCHOA
Head of Information Technology
Systems engineer and Quality Management specialist with 10 years’ experience in logistics. Her main duty is to provide computer and technological tools to facilitate the management of the company’s various areas with an aim at increasing customer satisfaction.
Santa Marta Branch Manager
Attorney with experience in logistics for over 15 years. His primary duty is to develop all company policies, as well as its vision and mission in order to manage the Santa Marta office.
Head of Infrastructure and Systems
Systems Engineer with a diploma degree in Human Resources with 10 years of experience in logistics. His duty is to ensure the proper condition and operation of the entire physical and technological infrastructure.
Chief Accounting Officer
Public Accountant from the University of Cartagena with a Diploma degree in NIIF, Diploma course in HR, Diploma course in taxation, and 18 years’ experience. His main duty is to manage the accounting and the company’s tax information from both internal and external customers.
ROSA AVILA ROYO
Customer Service Director
Chemical Engineer from San Buenaventura University with a diploma degree in International Logistics with an experience of 13 years in the logistics field; her main duty is to provide real time process-related information for all customers.
Barranquilla Branch Manager
Foreign Trade Manager with a graduate degree in High Management with experience in logistics for over 20 years. Her primary duty is to lead, plan and organize activities for continuous improvement of management tasks, process operation and company facilities at the Barranquilla branch site.
Chief Financial Officer
Business Manager with specialization in Financial Management with more than 24 years of experience; her primary duty is to supervise, monitor and analyze reports from banks in order to monitor indebtedness levels, bank deposits and portfolio conditions.
MARIA MERCEDES BARRIOS
Logistics and Exports Director
Business Administrator with a Human Resource Management Diploma and a Diploma in Logistics, with over 12 years’ experience. Her primary duty is to coordinate export logistical operations nationwide and provide consultancy in foreign trade.
Special Projects Manager
Business Administrator and Finance Specialist from Tecnologica de Bolivar University with experience in logistics for over 8 years. His main duty is to manage all logistical process accounts in special projects, and serve as a channel of communication between Asercol and customers in the logistics of accounts for special projects.
CLARIBEL PATERNINA MARTINEZ
Cartagena Branch Manager
Foreign Trade Manager and specialist in high management with over 17 years of experience in logistics. Her primary duty is to plan, organize and control foreign trade operations for the Cartagena branch site.
CLAUDIA PERDOMO PRINS
Business Administrator with specialization in International Trade Transport Logistics from Universidad del Norte and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Business Administration and over 9 years’ experience in logistics. Our Business Manager is responsible for maintaining current customers and achieving potential customers.
GILBERTO PERDOMO ZAMBRANO
Foreign Trade and Customs Manager with graduate degrees in High Management and Legislation, with experience in logistics for over 40 years. Founder and current General Manager of Asercol S.A. His main duties are to ensure compliance with all operations at all branch sites and enforce policies for the company’s sustainable growth.
VICTOR ALFREDO TARRA DIAZ
Technical Customs Director
Foreign Trade Manager from Jorge Tadeo Lozano University, specialist in Port Management, Customs Law, International Business with a Master’s degree in Entrepreneurship and Management. He has experience in logistics for over 12 years. His main duty is to design tools that provide support to enable the entire organization in the areas of Foreign Trade, Customs and Currency Exchange.