Ecopetrol S.A. is a Mixed Economy Company, with a commercial orientation, organized as an "Anonymous Society" (equivalent to a Corporation) of a national level, under the Ministry of Mines and Energy, in accordance with the dispositions set forth by Law 1118 of 2006, and governed by the Bylaws that are incorporated in Public Deed No. 5314, dated December 14, 2007, issued at the Second Registry of the Bogota Notary Department, amended by Public Deed No. 560 dated May 23, 2011, issued at the Forty Sixth Registry of the Bogota Notary Department, Public Deed No. 666 dated May 7, 2013, issued in the Sixty Fifth Registry of the Bogota Notary Department and Public Deed No. 1049 dated May 19, 2015, issued at the Second Registry of the Bogota Notary Department.