Carolina Rozo

Partner / Colombia

Partner at PPU, expert in tax planning, business reorganizations, business tax structuring and mergers and acquisitions. She has advised important clients on litigious issues of a tax nature before the tax and administrative authorities in the country.

"Good lawyer" and co-head of department Carolina Rozo remains a well-regarded name in the Colombian tax sphere. Market observers appreciate her activity in the area, and a client remarks on her "excellent performance" on their case. Tax, Chambers & Partners, Latin America.

Work experience

  • 2020 - 2021 Vice-president

    Instituto Colombiano de Derecho Tributario - ICDT

  • 2015 - present Partner

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

  • 2005 - 2015 Associate





Featured Cases

  • Goldman Sachs & Co

    Tax structuring of Goldman Sachs investments in Colombia

  • General Motors

    Tax structuring of General Motors investments.

  • Schrader Camargo

    Tax structuring of the company's business in Colombia and abroad

  • Corporate Terranum

    Tax advice and representation of the company in tax litigation.



  • 21 September, 2020 Colombia

    Colombian beneficial ownership concept: Unsolved questions

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  • 21 March, 2019 Colombia

    Hydro company purchases electricity distributor in Colombia

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  • 20 April, 2018 Colombia

    Six firms drive multijurisdictional notes issue

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  • 16 January, 2017 Colombia

    Continental Gold gets record project finance for Buriticá mine

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  • Universidad de Salamanca/Spain Phd Candidate in Tax Law

  • 2000 Specialist Universidad del Rosario/Colombia Specialization in Tax Law

  • 1998 Lawyer Universidad del Rosario/Colombia Law



  • President of the Tax Committee of the Colombian American Chamber of Commerce (2013 – 2015).
  • Member of the Board of the Colombian Institute of Tax Law.
  • Member of the International Fiscal Association.

Academic activities

  • Academic Activities - to date

    Professor of the Tax Law program.

    Teaching - Universidad del Rosario
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Professor of the Tax Law program.

    Teaching - Universidad Javeriana
  • Activity on - on

    Universidad de los Andes

    Assistant -

Seminars and Conferences

  • Speaker Tax Benefits for Renewable Energy in Colombia Amcham, Barranquilla/ Cámara Hispano Colombiana Colombia 2016
  • Speaker The Tax Reform: theoretical and practical aspects Club Campestre de Medellín Colombia 2016
  • Speaker Tax Tranparency and Possible Solutions Club el Nogal Colombia 2016