Skills and Expertise: Accounting and Finance, Strategic Planning, Cost and Cash Flow Management, Mergers and Acquisitions (Due Diligence, Valuation and Negotiation), Corporate Restructuring (Turnaround projects).
1. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
❑ 4 years (2013-2016): Consulting and Coaching (Business & Investment Strategies) for youth executives training program of Japanese companies (Mitsui, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Sojitz, Sumitomo, Tokio Marine, Sompo Japan/Yasuda, Yakult) – Curitiba, Brazil.
❑ 17 years (1988-1991 and 2000-2012): Development and implementation of Management Information Systems (ERP) and Financial Consulting (Due Diligence, Valuation and Negotiation) in Mergers & Acquisitions projects and Business Restructuring (Turnaround).
o 2005-2012 – Mergers and Acquisitions and Financial Restructuring Projects:
▪ Autolog Group (Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
▪ Bplas Group (Bursa, Turkey)
▪ Feudo Agropecuária (Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
▪ Friger Refrigeração (Curitiba, Brazil)
▪ HRS/Inglass (São Paulo, Brazil and Turin, Italy)
▪ TW Group e Gruppo Strocchi (Turin, Italy)
o 2000-2004 – Costs reduction, cash generation and value creation projects to FIAT GROUP in Brazil and in Italy (Fiat Bank, Case New Holland, Comau, Fiat Automobiles, Iveco and Magneti Marelli).
o 2000-2004 - Consultant and Teacher in several trainning programs for ISVOR FIAT, the Corporate University of FIAT GROUP, concerning about Economics, Finance and Business Management.
o 1988-1991 – Consulting for implementation of management information systems and management reports (ERP) for small and medium businesses (Management Accounting): Brasil em Gotas, Casa Raja Shopping, Citro Felisberto, Minaspetro, Feudo Agropecuária etc. (Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
❑ 14 years (1991-2002 and 2005-2007): University Professor (Classes for Undergraduate and Graduate students: Business Administration, Accounting, Economics and International Relations courses)
o 2005-2007 – Pontifícia Universidade Católica – PUC - PARANÁ (Curitiba, Brazil)
o 1991-2002 – Pontifícia Universidade Católica – PUC - MINAS (Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
❑ 5 years (1982-1987): Senior Auditor at Arthur Andersen & Co. (Belo Horizonte and São Paulo offices, Brazil)
2. ACADEMIC EDUCATION
❑ 1993-1995 – Graduate "Lato Sensu" in Auditing (PUC –MINAS) - Belo Horizonte, Brazil
❑ 1991-1993 – Graduate "Lato Sensu" in Accounting (PUC – MINAS) - Belo Horizonte, Brazil
❑ 1986-1991 – Undergraduate (Bachelor's Degree) in Accounting (PUC – MINAS) - Belo Horizonte, Brazil (Certified Public Accountant - CPA in Brazil since October, 1994)
❑ Portuguese (native), English, Italian and Spanish
4. EXCHANGE PROGRAMS/CERTIFICATES
❑ August/2004 to October/2004 – Foreign Language Certificate – German (Intensivkurs) – Goethe Institut – Dresden, Germany
❑ November/2002 to January/2003 – Foreign Language Certificate – Arabic – L’Istituto Italiano di Cultura (Italian Embassy) – Damascus, Syria
❑ June/2001 to July/2001 – Foreign Language Certificate – Italian – Eurocentres Firenze, Italy
❑ April/1997 - Study Exchange Team, International Rotary Foundation program conducted in North Carolina, United States.
❑ October/1994 – Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Brazil
❑ December/1980 – First Certificate in English – University of Cambridge, England
❑ January/1980 to June/1980 – High School Program in Cincinnati (Ohio), United States