Our team

In order to better face the new challenges in the field of security, Amarante's team integrates skills and expertise from both the military field (former executives of elite units of the French Armed Forces) and civilians (specialised engineers, graduates of elite higher education institutions).

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Head of Amarante Risk Intelligence

Marcela Herrera heads Amarante Risk Intelligence, our subsidiary dedicated to risk analysis, since 2016. She manages all the security and political analysis publications written by our analysts for our clients in the public and private sectors operating in high-risk zones.

Marcela joined Amarante in 2013 as an analyst specialised in international security. She then became manager for Amarante Risk Intelligence.

She holds a Master’s Degree in Finance and International Relations from the Universidad Externado of Colombia (Bogota, Colombia). Marcela completed her studies in France in the European Business Master’s Program of Sciences Po Paris. She is a Colombian national, fluent in Spanish, French and English, as well as Portuguese.