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Carlos Ardila Lülle BioGraphy : Carlos Ardila Lülle was born on July 4, 1930. His birthplace is Bucaramanga, Colombia. His death is on August 13, 2021 in Cali, Colombia. Carlos Ardila Lülle has Colombian Nationality. And has Citizenship of Colombian, Spanish. He is known to take Postobon soft drink.

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Carlos Ardila Lülle is a Bumangués businessman who has become one of the two most powerful men in Colombia and one of the thousand richest in the world. His businesses include radio and television networks, soda factories, auto dealerships, sugar mills and soccer teams.

Colombian businessman (July 4, 1930 in Bucaramanga). One of the four men with the greatest purchasing power in Colombia at the end of the 20th century. Carlos Ardila Lulle begins his career testing flavors for soft drinks and ends up managing the largest national industry in the sector. His fortune exceeds a billion dollars. He has investments in the beverage, textile and communications sectors, among others. Ardila Lulle is a Civil Engineer from the Faculty of Mines of the National University of Colombia, Medellín section.


1951 is the year of the beginning of his business career. In 1953 he began to work at Lux soda, a company owned by his father-in-law Antonio José Gaviria, there he began his brilliant career in business with the idea of producing an apple soda; later, in 1968 he would buy the majority of the shares of Refrescos Postobón. Three decades later, he consolidated his business organization, which at the beginning of the 21st century has more than eighty companies that generate about 40,000 jobs. The Ardila Lulle Organization is the largest individual sugar producer in the world, through Incauca, in addition to producing 60% of the soft drinks and juices consumed in the country and participating in the glass container business. Los Coches, a General Motors dealership in Colombia, also belongs to the organization.

Carlos Ardila Lulle has been invested with several decorations, among them, The Order of Boyacá, in the category of Grand Cross, Spanish nationality, the Order of Democracy and exaltations by the municipalities of Bucaramanga and Medellín, in addition to the recognition of ” The Entrepreneur of the 20th Century “, a distinction awarded by eleven deans of the main Faculties of Business Administration in the country.

Since its foundation in 1993, the Ardila Lülle Clinic has been one of the most important and innovative medical centers in the country. General and specialized medical services are provided here, supported by state-of-the-art technology. Currently, it has a high-level infrastructure and provides high-quality specialized care in cancerology, nuclear medicine, reproduction, genetics, maternal-fetal medicine and the renal unit, among others, that seek to improve the health and quality of life of Colombians.

Personal Life

Carlos Arturo Ardila Lülle was married to Maria Eugenia Gaviria. Maria gave birth to two daughters and two sons of Carlos. His daughter’s name is Maria Emma and Maria Eugenia. His son’s name is Antonio José Ardila and Carlos Julio Ardila. This businessman left this world on 13 August 2021 at the age of 91 in Cali, Colombia.

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Real Name Carlos Ardila Lülle
Date Of death August 13, 2021 At age 91
Date Of Birth July 4, 1930
Nationality Colombian
Citizenship Colombian, Spanish
Gender Female
Birth Place Bucaramanga, Colombia
Profession Businessmen
Know for Postobon soft drink
Net worth Approx $2.9 Billion
Ethnicity White
Father Name Carlos Julio Ardila Durán
Mother Name Emma Lülle Llach
Sibling Name Don’t Know
Wife Name Maria Eugenia Gaviria
Children Name Maria Eugenia, María Emma, José Antonio, Carlos Julio
School Don’t Know
University National University of Colombia
Qualification Don’t Know
Physical Status
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Height 5 ft 8 inches  Approx
Body Fat
Weight 80 kg  approx
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark-​Brown
Shoe Size 8 UK
Chest size Approx 45 B
Bicep Size Approx  30 inches
Waist Size Approx 46 inches
 Dress Size 6 (US) Approx
Sexual Orientation Straight
Relationship Status
Are you married ? Married
Is  he gay No
Any Affair No
Wife name Maria Eugenia Gaviria
Social Network
Facebook Link 
Twitter Link 
Instagram Link
YouTube channel Link
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Over the years, the Ardila Lülle Organization has supported various social programs, especially in the area of health. The organization has donated oncology equipment from the Santa Fe Foundation in Bogotá and provided financial support to the Valle de Lili Foundation in Cali. He also contributed to the expansion and improvement of the Álvaro Gómez Hurtado Stadium in Floridablanca.

Beverages Postobon Central cervecera de Colombia Heineken Colombia Coors Light Colombia.
  • Peldar
  • Iberplast
  • Crown Colombiana
  • RCN TV
  • RCN Radio
  • RCN Entertainment
  • RCN Nuestra Tele Internacional
  • Nuestra Tele Noticias 24 Horas winsports MundoMax Diario la
  • RepublicaCimacast Miami USA
  • Central Incauca
  • Central Providencia
  • Central Risaralda
  • Sociedad Agropecuaria Bananal S.A.
  • Industrias Forestales Doña María S.A.
  • Sucromiles S.A.
  • Sociedad Comercializadora Int. de Azúcares y Mieles S.A.
  • Textiles Rionegro C.A.
  • Coltejer S.A.
Automotive Sector Los Coches S.A., Volkswagen dealers in Colombia
Sports teams Atlético Nacional


He received the Order of the Grand Cross of Boyacá (highest civil distinction awarded in Colombia) along with the recognition of being chosen as The Businessman of the 20th Century in Colombia. He also received the letter of Spanish naturalness at the hands of King Don Juan Carlos I de Borbón, he is also listed as one of the richest men in America for which he has been present several times in Forbes magazine.

Media Career

Dr. Ardila Lülle acquired Radio Cadena Nacional (RCN) in 1972 and in 1978 RCN Televisión was added, which at that time was a television programmer that broadcast its contents on the public channel ‘Canal A’. By 1998, RCN became a private television channel with an open signal on the Colombian territory. Subsequently, for 2008 a new cable signal channel called ‘NTN24’ was developed, whose focus was to cover the most relevant events that occur in the world.


Q : Who is his wife?
A :Maria Eugenia Gaviria

Q : When he was born?
A: 4 July 1930

Q : Where he was born?
A : Bucaramanga, Colombia

Q : When he died?
A : 13 August 2021

Q :  Who is his father?
A :   Carlos Julio Ardila Durán

Q :  Who is his mother?
A :  Emma Lülle Llach

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