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GRI Infra Emerging Markets

Where global infrastructure leaders meet to develop cross border partnerships

2021
London
The Dialogue which Transforms:
ideas in business, information in development and two days of the event in the best investment of the year.

UM EVENTO FORMADO POR UM GRUPO PODEROSO

AN EVENT COMPOSED BY A POWERFUL GROUP

Emerging markets are playing a decisive role in global growth and as such they will be the focus at the first GRI Infra Emerging Markets. Senior executives and authorities will meet in the heart of Europe aiming at connecting with investment funds, infrastructure and energy holding companies, banks and financiers to start new investment flows in these regions.

ACCESS THE SECTOR’S MOST RELEVANT INFORMATION

GRI Infra Emerging Markets 2020 is an exclusive meeting for executives C/Director level, public and private leaders of the infrastructure and energy sectors. A model based on informal dialogues and discussion groups that occur simultaneously and where everyone can participate, prioritizing only the strategic themes.

THE MOST QUALIFIED LEADERS

If you are a senior executive and believe in the relationship as a basis for generating good business, you are welcome to know more about GRI Infra Emerging Markets 2020.

For this edition of this event we are expecting:

 

250+
infrastructure leaders.

35+
government officials.

Informal Discussions
no media allowed, where everyone participates.

Matchmaking
of participants through the informal GRI format and an exclusive mobile app.


Be part of the future of the world's infrastructure.
 
"The event has established itself as one of the most relevant for the infrastructure investor, both for the quality of the discussions as the presence of who really drives the market. Having the opportunity to in a single environment to discuss industry trends with other investors, experts and public officials enrich even more the experience. Congratulations to GRI Club."
Fabio Abrahão
Fabio Abrahão
Vice President of Concessions and Privatizations
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
“GRI Club in India is a great initiative to bring together investors and developers in the infrastructure market to discuss long-term solutions that will enhance institutional investments and quality of infrastructure in India; we can expect this forum to become an important medium to voice opinions and provide proactive and practical solutions to many challenges.”
Saurabh Agarwal
Saurabh Agarwal
Managing Director, Infra, South Asia
CDPQ
"GRI Club is innovative in the way they conduct its meetings which are very productive since you get quality time for networking and discuss matters of great interest"
Félix Corral Fernandéz
Félix Corral Fernandéz
CEO
Bluemountain
Fabio Abrahão
Fabio Abrahão
Vice President of Concessions and PrivatizationsBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Vice President of Concessions and Privatization of BNDES, former special advisor to the Minister of Economy of Brazil. Fábio has extensive experience in M&A and logistics business investments as well as a track record containing several logistics infrastructure and supply chain management restructuring projects in leading companies from various sectors such as transportation, energy, oil & gas, mining, railway, steel, naval shipping, chemicals, FMCG and telecom.
Saurabh Agarwal
Saurabh Agarwal
Managing Director, Infra, South AsiaCDPQ
India
Saurabh Agarwal is the Managing Director, Infrastructure, spearheading CDPQ’s infrastructure investment efforts in South Asia, based in New Delhi, India. He is responsible for strategy development, sourcing, evaluating, executing and managing high-quality investments, as well as developing long-term partner relationships in the region. Saurabh has 19+ years of experience in financial and technology sectors. At CDPQ, he leads CDPQ’s investments across sectors including utilities, renewables, transportation, telecom and social.
Félix Corral Fernandéz
Félix Corral Fernandéz
CEOBluemountain
Spain
Félix Corral is now Global Head of Business Development with Sacyr Concesiones, one of the best performing infrastructure developers. With more than 18 years of experience in the infrastructure sector managing and developing projects around the globe. Félix brings a view of the global infrastructure needs and solutions, how the different governments address this matter, how the private sector can help reducing expending through efficiency in managing infrastructure and public services, how capital flows to infrastructure projects in different jurisdictions.

Discussions

 
 
31/10 08:50 - 09:05 - Initial Considerations
Communication that generates results
Co-chairs
Adevani RotterAção Integrada
Communication that generates results
Adevani Rotter
Adevani Rotter
Presidente
Ação Integrada
Adevani Rotter
Adevani Rotter
PresidenteAção Integrada
Brazil
Author of the concept Internal Communication 4.0, based on the 4th. Industrial Revolution and its relationship with the human being in organizations. With 35 years of experience in business communication, he founded and chairs the Integrated Action, one of the leading communication and relationship consultancies in the country. Graduated in Public Relations (UEL), has specialization in marketing (UFPR) and international specialization in internal communication (ABERJE). She is also a consultant trained by Adigo in the development of people and organizations. Conducts diagnosis, strategic planning and consultancy to clients, in addition to leading the team and management of Action.
26/11 | 16:15 - 17:30
Bodies of control and the infrastructure development
30/10 15:30 - 16:30
Renegotiation and devolution of concessions - what is the best route to a solution?
Co-chairs
André FreireMattos Filho Advogados
César BorgesLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Davi BarretoANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Dênio CidreiraFonte Nova Negócios e Participações
Denis JungermanCDPQ Brazil
Eduard PujolThe Boston Consulting Group
Eduardo CamargoCCR
Fabio AbrahãoBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Felipe JensOEC
Letícia QueirozQueiroz Maluf Advogados
Privatization - What to expect from the dispute for the crown jewels?
Co-chairs
Fernando Antonio SoaresBrazil's Ministry of Economy
Gilmar VianaGoverno do Rio de Janeiro
Marcelo TeixeiraJP Morgan
Maurício EndoKPMG - Brasil (São Paulo)
Roberto MartinsTrench Rossi Watanabe
Wilson Ferreira Jr.BR Distribuidora
Infrastructure Credit - Who will draw the cards?
Co-chairs
Alberto FaroMachado Meyer Advogados
Daniel AquinoCrédit Agricole
Edson OgawaBanco Santander
Eduardo TakahashiWillis Towers Watson
Guilherme BarbosaXP Investimentos
Marcelo AndradeCouto Maia S.A.
Marcos AlmeidaBrookfield Infrastructure Group
Raúl Pérez LópezSacyr
Renata RossettiBanco do Brasil
Renato SucupiraBF Capital
Venilton TadiniABDIB
The new structure of the electric sector - development at full power?
Co-chairs
Eduardo KlepaczA.Dias Solar
Loïc PerretProparco
Marcos MeirelesRio Energy
Ricardo SzlejfCPP Investments
Robson CamposSigdo Koppers
Tiago FigueiróVeirano Advogados
Renegotiation and devolution of concessions - what is the best route to a solution?
André Freire
André Freire
Sócio
Mattos Filho Advogados
César Borges
César Borges
Executive President
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Davi Barreto
Davi Barreto
Diretor
ANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Dênio Cidreira
Dênio Cidreira
President
Fonte Nova Negócios e Participações
Denis Jungerman
Denis Jungerman
Managing Director - CDPQ Brasil/ Capital Solutions LatAm
CDPQ Brazil
Eduard Pujol
Eduard Pujol
Partner & Managing Director
The Boston Consulting Group
Eduardo Camargo
Eduardo Camargo
CEO CCR LamVias
CCR
Fabio Abrahão
Fabio Abrahão
Vice President of Concessions and Privatizations
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Felipe Jens
Felipe Jens
Diretor de Desinvestimentos
OEC
Letícia Queiroz
Letícia Queiroz
Partner
Queiroz Maluf Advogados
André Freire
André Freire
SócioMattos Filho Advogados
Brazil
Partner of Demarest’s Infrastructure and Project Finance area, André Luiz Freire is a postdoctoral fellow in Democracy and Human Rights at the University of Coimbra, holds a PhD and Master’s degree in Administrative Law from PUC-SP as well as a Doctor of Juridical Sciences and Master of Laws in Philosophy of Law from the University of Virginia. He specializes in concessions, Expression of Interest processes tenders, administrative processes, sector studies and legal opinions. He concentrates his practice in the infrastructure sector, with clients ranging from construction companies, infrastructure investment funds and concessionaires of public construction and services, transportation, logistics, base industries and investment funds
César Borges
César Borges
Executive PresidentLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
He began his political career as a state deputy for Bahia and as Secretary of Sanitation and Water Resources of the state. He was Deputy Governor of the State of Bahia from 1995 to 1998 and re-elected for the period 1999 to 2002. In April 2002, he was elected Federal Senator for Bahia. He served as Senator of the Republic from 2003 to 2011. In 2012, he held the position of Vice President of Government of the Banco do Brasil, where he remained until April 2013 when he assumed the command of the Ministry of Transport. In 2015 he returned to the Banco do Brasil, occupying the Infrastructure Vice-Presidency. In September 2016, he took over the Executive Presidency of ABCR.
Davi Barreto
Davi Barreto
DiretorANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Brazil
Graduated in Electronic Engineering from the Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) and Master in Regulation from the University of Brasilia (UNB). He held the position of Federal External Auditor of the Federal Court of Audit (TCU) from 2008 to 2017, performing performance and compliance audits in various Federal Public Administration bodies, in matters such as infrastructure regulation, concessions, fiscal management. , government planning and budgeting. At the Court of Auditors of Ceará (TCE / EC), was sworn in as substitute director on 3/7/2017. On 12/12/2017, he was elected to the position of Ombudsman of the Court of Auditors in 2018/2019.
Dênio Cidreira
Dênio Cidreira
PresidentFonte Nova Negócios e Participações
Brazil
Dênio Cidreira is President of Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova. He is a chemical engineer graduated from UFBA and holds an MBA from FGV and Cranfield (England). He also took the Harvard Business School Product Innovation Leadership Course and the IBGC Management Advisor Course. He previously held positions in the Odebrecht Group, which he joined as Braskem's New Business Manager and gained executive experience by being part the board of several companies within the group: Santo Antonio Energia, Odebrecht Ambiental (currently BRK Ambiental) and Odebrecht Properties.
Denis Jungerman
Denis Jungerman
Managing Director - CDPQ Brasil/ Capital Solutions LatAmCDPQ Brazil
Canada
Denis is responsible for the origination and development of transactions in various sectors with strategic partners of CDPQ. He is a graduate of Universidade de São Paulo in Engineering and has an MBA from Kelley School of Business which he attended on a Fulbright Scholarship. Prior to CDPQ, Denis was at TPG Capital as a Partner and a Senior Advisor for 5,5 years where he initiated activities and led the office in Sao Paulo. Prior to TPG, he was at Credit Suisse as a Managing Director with a strong focus on Infrastructure. Denis has over 25 years of experience in investments, private equity, investment banking and business development in diverse sectors like Infrastructure, health care services and financial services, among others.
Eduard Pujol
Eduard Pujol
Partner & Managing DirectorThe Boston Consulting Group
Brazil
Eduard Pujol is a partner in BCG’s São Paulo office, and leads The Boston Consulting Group's work in infrastructure in Latin America. Since joining BCG in 2006, Pujol has worked in Europe and Latin America, focusing mainly on strategy, operational efficiency and corporate development projects within the infrastructure, industrial goods and energy sectors. Prior to joining BCG, Eduard worked in the automotive sector.
Eduardo Camargo
Eduardo Camargo
CEO CCR LamViasCCR
Brazil
Eduardo is currently Executive Director of CCR and CEO of CCR LAM Vias, responsible for overseeing the Toll Road concessions CCR NovaDutra, CCR ViaLagos, CCR RodoNorte, CCR MSVia, CCR ViaSul, CCR ViaCosteira, ViaRio and SAMM, a high-capacity data transmission service provider through fiber optics. Mr. Camargo joined CCR Group in 2000, and prior to his current activity he occupied a number of positions in the Group, such as CEO of CCR Airports, CEO of CCR ViaOeste and CCR RodoAnel, Director of CCR USA (Miami office), Business Development Manager, Investor Relations and Treasurer. Before joining CCR he worked as a Consultant for Arthur Andersen, and as a Financial Analyst at Camargo Correa.
Fabio Abrahão
Fabio Abrahão
Vice President of Concessions and PrivatizationsBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Vice President of Concessions and Privatization of BNDES, former special advisor to the Minister of Economy of Brazil. Fábio has extensive experience in M&A and logistics business investments as well as a track record containing several logistics infrastructure and supply chain management restructuring projects in leading companies from various sectors such as transportation, energy, oil & gas, mining, railway, steel, naval shipping, chemicals, FMCG and telecom.
Felipe Jens
Felipe Jens
Diretor de DesinvestimentosOEC
Brazil
Felipe Montoro Jens is currently responsible for Odebrecht’s corporate restructuring and sale of some equity and assets of the Group. Mr Jens was previously the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Odebrecht Properties (Public Infrastructure Concessions and PPPs) and has worked for the Odebrecht Group as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Investment Officer (CIO), responsible for Planning, Tax, Treasury, Corporate and Project Finance divisions. Felipe was also a Board Member of some companies: Braskem (chemical and petrochemical), Ativos (sugar & ethanol), OR (real state), Ocyan (oil & gas), OTP (public infrastructure transportation) and Santo Antonio Energia (energy generation).
Letícia Queiroz
Letícia Queiroz
PartnerQueiroz Maluf Advogados
Brazil
Graduate of the PUC/SP. Master and Doctor at Administrative Law by PUC/SP.Post-graduated in International Mediation by Queen Mary University.Professor at PUC/SP and PUC-COGEAE. Member of the Dispute Boards Comission of CAM-CCBC. Recognised as one of the main lawyers in the Public Law area in Brazil, by the Chambers and Partners Latin America guide. Nominated as a reference in the Administrative Law area in Brazil, by the LACCA. Extensive expertise in the Regulatory and Administrative Law area, with an emphasis on Biddings, Public Bids, Regulation, Expropriation, Administrative Agreements in general, Balance Claims, Expression of Interest Procedures, Public-Private Partnerships, Public goods and Projects structures in the Infrastructure area
Privatization - What to expect from the dispute for the crown jewels?
Fernando Antonio Soares
Fernando Antonio Soares
Secretary of State-Owned Companies
Brazil's Ministry of Economy
Gilmar Viana
Gilmar Viana
Subsecretario de Concessões e Parcerias
Governo do Rio de Janeiro
Marcelo Teixeira
Marcelo Teixeira
Head of Infrastructure - Brazil
JP Morgan
Maurício Endo
Maurício Endo
Partner - Infrastructure Leader - Latam
KPMG - Brasil (São Paulo)
Roberto Martins
Roberto Martins
LatAm Head of Energy, Mining, Infra
Trench Rossi Watanabe
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
CEO
BR Distribuidora
Fernando Antonio Soares
Fernando Antonio Soares
Secretary of State-Owned CompaniesBrazil's Ministry of Economy
Brazil
Graduated in Economic Sciences from UFMG. Master and PhD in Economics from UNB. Federal Public Servant, was the director of the Department of Civil Aviation Regulatory Policy and Secretary of Aviation of the Ministry of Defense. Author of articles and books in the economic field; He has more than 20 years of experience as a teacher in colleges and universities of the Federal District, has served on fiscal councils since 2011 and currently chairs the Board of Directors of the BNDESPAR.
Gilmar Viana
Gilmar Viana
Subsecretario de Concessões e ParceriasGoverno do Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Practical professional experience of three consecutive decades of articulation of public policies, focusing on sustainable development. In the private sector and in mixed companies, he worked at AMBEV for more than 8 years in institutional relations, as well as a director of CPTM, Cia de Metropolitanos de SP, and DERSA (SP) during the period of the highway concessions.
Marcelo Teixeira
Marcelo Teixeira
Head of Infrastructure - BrazilJP Morgan
Brazil
Marcelo has extensive experience in the financial market. He has been working for more than 25 years in major Financial Institutions. He has solid background as Corporate and Investment Banker. In the course of his career, he led several transactions in Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Project Financing, Acquisition Financing and M&A. Nowadays, Marcelo is the Head of Infrastructure, Transportation, Utilities and Real Estate in the Investment Bank at J.P. Morgan Brazil. Having studied Economics, Marcelo has an MBA by IBMEC and GMP by Harvard Business School.
Maurício Endo
Maurício Endo
Partner - Infrastructure Leader - LatamKPMG - Brasil (São Paulo)
Brazil
Mauricio Endo is partner in charge of Government and Infrastructure at KPMG in Brazil and in Latin America. He is graduated in Electronic Engineering from ITA and has an MBA in Finance from The Anderson School of Business at UCLA. Mauricio has experience in project finance, concession and PPP structuring, M&A, valuations and infrastructure projects feasibility studies in transportation (airports, highways, ports and railways), power, urban mobility, water and social infrastructure.
Roberto Martins
Roberto Martins
LatAm Head of Energy, Mining, InfraTrench Rossi Watanabe
Brazil
J. Roberto Martins is recognized as a leading lawyer in the Energy & Natural Resources areas in Brazil. Mr. Martins advises on mergers, acquisitions, divestments, privatization and post-privatization deals involving major Brazilian energy and infrastructure companies. He has been leading major privatizations, concessions, mergers, acquisitions and greenfield development projects in the power, natural gas, steel, sanitation, ports, toll roads and general infrastructure.
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
CEOBR Distribuidora
Brazil
Wilson Ferreira Jr is CEO of BR Distribuidora. He graduated in Electrical Engineering at the Engineering School of Mackenzie University, and in Business Administration at Mackenzie University. He holds a master's degree in Energy from USP and holds several specializations, among which Workplace Safety Engineering (Mackenzie University), Marketing (Getúlio Vargas Foundation) and Electric Power Distribution Management (Swedish Power Co.). At Cesp, he held several positions, including Chief Distribution Officer. He was CEO of RGE from, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bandeirante Energia S.A. and CEO of CPFL Paulista. In 2002, he became CEO of CPFL Energia and he was also the Chairman of Abradee and Abdib.
Infrastructure Credit - Who will draw the cards?
Alberto Faro
Alberto Faro
Partner
Machado Meyer Advogados
Daniel Aquino
Daniel Aquino
Managing Director, Head of Project Finance Brazil
Crédit Agricole
Edson Ogawa
Edson Ogawa
Managing Director – Project Finance
Banco Santander
Eduardo Takahashi
Eduardo Takahashi
Executive Vice - President
Willis Towers Watson
Guilherme Barbosa
Guilherme Barbosa
Partner - Investment Banking
XP Investimentos
Marcelo Andrade
Marcelo Andrade
President Director
Couto Maia S.A.
Marcos Almeida
Marcos Almeida
Managing Partner
Brookfield Infrastructure Group
Raúl Pérez López
Raúl Pérez López
Investment Director
Sacyr
Renata Rossetti
Renata Rossetti
Project Finance Director
Banco do Brasil
Renato Sucupira
Renato Sucupira
President
BF Capital
Venilton Tadini
Venilton Tadini
Presidente Executivo
ABDIB
Alberto Faro
Alberto Faro
PartnerMachado Meyer Advogados
Brazil
Specialist in local and cross border projects financings, financial structured transactions and construction contracts, provides legal assistance in structuring, negotiating and reviewing terms in the implementation of financing operations through all the stages and on the various adopted structures. Can assist both the project company and its shareholders or financers, and has great experience with local and international financers, commercial banks, investment funds, construction companies, investors, multilateral and development agencies. Has previous experience in projects and financings in areas of knowledge such as electrical energy, mining, highways, oil and gas, sanitation, aviation, logistics and railways.
Daniel Aquino
Daniel Aquino
Managing Director, Head of Project Finance BrazilCrédit Agricole
Brazil
Mr. Daniel is Managing Director and CACIB’s Head of Project Finance Brazil, based in São Paulo focusing on Energy, O&G, Metals&Mining and Infrastructure for Brazilian and international clients. Daniel has 20 years of experience in the Banking and Project Finance market. Prior to joining CACIB, he was Head of Infrastructure, Oil&Gas and PPPs at the Project Finance department of Itaú BBA. Daniel holds an MBA in Finance from INSPER (2003) and MBA in Management from UNIBANCO (2008), He graduated in Public Administration from Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-EAESP). Daniel is a native Portuguese speaker and fluent in English.
Edson Ogawa
Edson Ogawa
Managing Director – Project FinanceBanco Santander
Brazil
He has worked within Santander’s Project Finance team since 2007, after 6 years working with KPMG, Alcoa and Bank BCN. In Santander, he is currently responsible for the Project Finance division, having been the Head of Power from 2011 to 2016. He has advised numerous infrastructure & power projects, including (i) HPP and SHP with a total installed capacity of over 7 GW; (ii) wind and solar power projects with installed capacity of over 7GW; (iii) thermal power plants with installed capacity of more than 2GW; (iv) highways, ports and PPPs. These projects represent an aggregated capex of about BRL 80 billion. Edson is graduated in Business Administration and holds an MPA from FGV.
Eduardo Takahashi
Eduardo Takahashi
Executive Vice - PresidentWillis Towers Watson
Brazil
Eduardo Takahashi is a mechanical engineer graduated from Instituto Mauá of Technology, with a post-graduate degree in Business Administration from FGV. He has accumulated more than 26 years in the insurance industry, helping large corporations and assessing, controlling, mitigating and transferring risks. He acted as a consultant in the areas of risks and insurance in many large projects in Brazil, developing innovative tools for mitigation and risk transfer.
Guilherme Barbosa
Guilherme Barbosa
Partner - Investment BankingXP Investimentos
Brazil
Guilherme Barbosa is the Partner of XP Investimentos’ Investment Banking division and is responsible for Infrastructure and Utilities coverage. Prior to XP, Guilherme was active in the Investment Banking division of BTG Pactual as responsible for opening opportunities in all sectors of the economy for Debt Capital Markets, Equity Capital Markets and M&A products – prior to that, he worked at Macquarie and Barclays Capital. Guilherme holds a degree in Economics from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV).
Marcelo Andrade
Marcelo Andrade
President DirectorCouto Maia S.A.
Brazil
Formado em Engenharia Civil pela Poli-USP, possui pós-graduação em Administração de Empresas pela Fundação Getúlio Vargas e Administração Hospitalar pela Universidade Federal da Bahia. Tem titulação Black Belt em controle de processos com a ferramenta Six Sigma (Juran Institute). É também especializado em Direito do Estado (UFBA), onde desenvolveu pesquisa na área de Parcerias Público-Privadas no Setor de Saúde e possui MBA em PPP e Concessões. Marcelo iniciou carreira no Banco Itaú S.A. no desenvolvimento de novos produtos e hoje é sócio e diretor de grupo econômico Couto Maia S.A., Diretor Presidente da SMED Tecnologia da Informação (Sistema de gestão de saúde) e Diretor de Desenvolvimento de Novos Negócio da SM Gestão Hospitalar.
Marcos Almeida
Marcos Almeida
Managing PartnerBrookfield Infrastructure Group
Brazil
Marcos Almeida is a Managing Partner and Head of South America for Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group, with responsibility for expanding Brookfield’s infrastructure business in the region. Mr. Almeida has more than 20 years of experience in finance and mergers & acquisitions. Prior to joining Brookfield in 2003, Mr. Almeida worked for an international consulting firm, where he advised the Brazilian government and private companies on the privatization process for various utility and telecom companies. Before that, he worked for large accounting firms in Brazil and Switzerland, and for a large bank in Germany. Mr. Almeida has a degree in economics from UFMG and an MBA from the University of São Paulo.
Raúl Pérez López
Raúl Pérez López
Investment DirectorSacyr
Spain
Raul is an Infrastructure Investment professional with an engineering background. His 15 years’ international experience as project engineer, financial analyst and senior investment manager provides him with a wide contact network in the PPPs market. He started his career at Cintra Infraestructuras (Ferrovial Group), then he joined EY to start the Project Finance and Infrastructure Advisory practice in Spain, and finally he moved to Sacyr Concesiones as Senior PPP Investment Manager, where he has led several consortia, including the one that was awarded with a €900 million investment project in Colombia in 2015. He has been involved in infrastructure projects that range from €400 million to €2 billion in many Western countries.
Renata Rossetti
Renata Rossetti
Project Finance DirectorBanco do Brasil
Brazil
Renata Rossetti Neves is Director at BB Banco de Investimentos (BB-BI), of the Banco do Brasil Conglomerate, working in Project Finance operations since 2011. She is currently responsible for the Power & Renewables sector. Also, she've gone through the O&G - offshore logistics sectors and logistics infrastructure - ports and waterways, with a broad track record in structuring the transfer of resources from Banco do Brasil's funding lines, including the Regional Development Funds and the provision of guarantees until completion. She holds a bachelor's degree in law, specializing in Business and Infrastructure Contracts from FGV and an MBA in Finance from Insper.
Renato Sucupira
Renato Sucupira
PresidentBF Capital
Brazil
Civil Engineer from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and MBA in Corporate Finance from Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-RJ). Renato worked at BNDES between 1986 and 2004, with its main role being Director of BNDES-EXIM. Over the past seven years he has led an independent financial advisory company, BF CAPITAL, with operations surpassing R$ 20 billion in project financing.
Venilton Tadini
Venilton Tadini
Presidente ExecutivoABDIB
Brazil
Venilton Tadini is the Chief Executive Officer at ABDIB since 2016. Bachelor in Economics (Universidade de São Paulo) and master in Economic Theory (IPE/USP). Received a scholarship from USAID/USA to study the financial system and public service concessions in 1991. He is a former director of the National Treasury Secretariat, and director of the Infrastructure and Planning departments of the BNDES and the Companhia Paulista de Desenvolvimento (CPD). Worked for 20 years at Banco Fator, the last four as the president. Responsible for companies restructuring processes, technical and financial structuring of infrastructure projects and privatization of public companies.
The new structure of the electric sector - development at full power?
Eduardo Klepacz
Eduardo Klepacz
Head of Infrastructure Investments
A.Dias Solar
Loïc Perret
Loïc Perret
Senior Investment Officer
Proparco
Marcos Meireles
Marcos Meireles
CEO
Rio Energy
Ricardo Szlejf
Ricardo Szlejf
Managing Director - Infrastructure
CPP Investments
Robson Campos
Robson Campos
Chief Executive Officer
Sigdo Koppers
Tiago Figueiró
Tiago Figueiró
Partner
Veirano Advogados
Eduardo Klepacz
Eduardo Klepacz
Head of Infrastructure InvestmentsA.Dias Solar
Brazil
Eduardo Klepacz is Managing Director of GTIS, and is the head of the firm’s Brazil Infrastructure business. Mr Klepacz has more than 10 years of experience in infrastructure investment. For the three years prior to joining GTIS, he worked in the creation of Cubico Sustainable Investments (“Cubico”), where he acted as CEO of Brazil, managing a portfolio of renewable energy projects of $ 350 million in equity investments (620 MW) and led a team of more than 90 employees. Before joining Cubico Brazil, he was the Head of Capital Structuring at Santander Bank, responsible for the proprietary investment in renewable energy. He holds a degree in Economics from ibmec (Insper) and Executive Education in Haas School of Business – UC Berkeley 2012
Loïc Perret
Loïc Perret
Senior Investment OfficerProparco
Brazil
After 5 years within PROPARCO’s energy and infrastructure division in Paris as a Senior Investment Officer in charge of executing project finance transactions, Loïc has recently joined PROPARCO’s office is São Paulo to take over business development activities in South America for the energy and infrastructure sectors. Loïc is very familiar with renewable and infrastructure projects in Latam for having successfully closed in the recent past deals in Chile, Peru, Argentina, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Nicaragua. Loïc’s previous experience includes positions within a bilateral development agency and a consulting firm specialized in PPP transaction advisory.
Marcos Meireles
Marcos Meireles
CEORio Energy
Brazil
Professional with more than 20-year experience. Started his career at Furnas (Eletrobrás) in 1992 as an engineer. From 1999 to 2008, he has worked in specialized consulting firms in projects all over Latin America. After that he founded MDT Energia, a consulting firm to support large investor development of power projects. In 2012, he built Rio Energy with Denham Capital. Under his management, Rio Energy has grown from a company of 3 collaborators to 79, has almost 500.0 MW of wind power plants in commercial operation and more than 2.6 GW of greenfield projects, which represents investments over a USD 1.0 billion. Nowadays, he is a board member of the Brazilian Wind Energy Association.
Ricardo Szlejf
Ricardo Szlejf
Managing Director - InfrastructureCPP Investments
Brazil
Ricardo is responsible for leading CPP Investments' activities in Infrastructure in Latin America, and has been overseeing investments in energy and infrastructure in Brazil, Mexico, Chile and Peru.

Prior to joining CPP Investments in 2015, Ricardo spent over 20 years covering the energy and infrastructure segments, including at Bank of America and Santander.

Ricardo holds a BS in Business Administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo and an MBA from INSEAD (France).

He is on the boards of CESP and VTRM in Brazil, Grupo Costanera in Chile, IDEAL in Mexico, and TGP in Peru.
Robson Campos
Robson Campos
Chief Executive OfficerSigdo Koppers
Brazil
Robson Campos has a Law degree from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and a Master Degree in Management from Georgetown University. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer at ICSK Brazil, the Engineering & Construction’s arm of Sigdo Koppers Group. Prior to joining ICSK, Robson served as Chief Commercial Officer at Camargo Corrêa Infra from 2017 to March 2020 and as the CEO of Wärtsilä in Brazil from 2010 to 2016.
Tiago Figueiró
Tiago Figueiró
PartnerVeirano Advogados
Brazil
Tiago Figueiró is a partner in the corporate practice of Veirano Advogados. He has corporate, contractual and regulatory experience in connection with infrastructure and public service projects, mainly in the energy industry. He has advised national and international clients in fields such as generation, transmission, distribution and commercialization of energy, distribution of natural gas, sugar and ethanol, roads, water and sanitation, and construction, involving acquisitions, joint ventures, financing, concessions, and PPPs.
30/10 17:00 - 18:00
Natural gas - is the time for this market?
Co-chairs
Christian GamboaPwC
João CarneiroLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Liliana DiazVivid Economics
Pedro SeraphimSVMFA - Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira & Agel Advogados
Rafael GloriaEquinor
Renata Beckert IsferPetres Enegia
Ports - Where will the investments dock?
Co-chairs
Diogo PiloniTerminal Investment Limited
Eduardo CostaBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Fabio GaetaTransdata
Igor PercinioModal
Marcos PintoTerrafirma Strategy Consulting
Mário PoviaCDRJ - Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro
Mauro PenteadoMachado Meyer Advogados
Tércio Carvalho4 Infra
Vamilson CostaCosta Tavares Paes Advogados
Airports - Appetite on the heights?
Co-chairs
Eduardo Hayden Carvalhaes NetoLefosse
François DevezaFerrovial Airports & Power Infrastructure
Guilherme EsmanhotoALG Transport & Infrastructure
Ionut DoldorAviAlliance GmbH
Luiz CastanhaSITA do Brasil
Marcelo BisordiSocicam
Miguel NoronhaBMPI
Priscilla HuttenlocherLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Tiago Sousa PereiraBrazil's National Civil Aviation Agency
Sanitation framework - Which standards should flow to the market?
Co-chairs
Alan FernandesHaitong
Bruno WerneckMayer Brown Tauil & Chequer
Christianne DiasBrazil's National Water Agency (ANA)
Claudia Elena BonelliTozziniFreire Advogados
Fernando CamargoLCA Consultores
Guilherme AlbuquerqueGuilherme Albuquerque
Gustavo MuellerFitch Ratings
Marina Anselmo SchneiderMattos Filho Advogados
Raul Felipe BorelliManesco Advogados
Teresa VernagliaBRK Ambiental
Natural gas - is the time for this market?
Christian Gamboa
Christian Gamboa
Partner and Private Equity Leader
PwC
João Carneiro
João Carneiro
Head Energy & Infrastructure - Brazil
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Liliana Diaz
Liliana Diaz
Managing Director Principal - U.S. Lead for Energy and Industrials
Vivid Economics
Pedro Seraphim
Pedro Seraphim
Partner
SVMFA - Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira & Agel Advogados
Rafael Gloria
Rafael Gloria
Asset Manager Santos Basin
Equinor
Renata Beckert Isfer
Renata Beckert Isfer
Partner
Petres Enegia
Christian Gamboa
Christian Gamboa
Partner and Private Equity LeaderPwC
Brazil
Christian is the Infrastructure, Private Equity and Sovereign Funds leader and has over 19 years experience in advising clients on mergers and acquisitions and made Partner in 2010. In Brazil, Christian has primarily focused on advising foreign investors, both corporate and financial seeking opportunities to invest in Latin America. He has also worked for over 2 years in our London office, and worked for large clients, both corporate and financial buyers, and performed buy side and vendor due diligence assignments in various sectors such as Energy, Mining, Oil & Gas, industrial and consumer products, among others.
João Carneiro
João Carneiro
Head Energy & Infrastructure - BrazilLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
João Carneiro joined ING in 2011 and is responsible for the bank’s Project Finance group in São Paulo with responsibilities for Brazil. Prior to joining ING, João was co-head of Scotia Capital’s Infrastructure Finance - Latam. Previous experience includes Unibanco’s project finance department where he was responsible for advisory to the Government on concession structures as well as to private companies in concession bids and financing; DEPFA’s Infrastructure Finance group, as head of South America; and Citibank’s Venture Capital group, mostly involved in privatization bids. João was also head of BankBoston’s M&A department in Brazil. João holds an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from The University of Chicago.
Liliana Diaz
Liliana Diaz
Managing Director Principal - U.S. Lead for Energy and IndustrialsVivid Economics
USA
Dr. Diaz is an energy industry, economic, financial, policy, and regulatory expert consultant specialized in LNG, natural gas, oil and electric generation. She has expertise in market and commercial analysis of fossil fuel and renewable energy in emerging markets. She is bilingual in English and Spanish and also proficient in Portuguese. Dr. Diaz has worked in energy related ventures globally, including strategic and dispute work in North America, Central and South America, Europe, the Middle East and has participated in case studies involving Brazil and China. In the fossil fuels area, Dr. Diaz has worked in wide variety of LNG project engagements in North America, South America, Europe and the Middle East providing research and analysis
Pedro Seraphim
Pedro Seraphim
PartnerSVMFA - Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira & Agel Advogados
Brazil
Head of TozziniFreire’s Energy sector and co-head of the Defense and Aerospace practice, Pedro advises clients on all aspects of project development. His work encompasses corporate and regulatory matters in the structuring of project contracts and financing transactions. He studied at the Academy of American and International Law, USA, and is a graduate of the Law School of the University of São Paulo (1990). He is an officer of the Power Committee of IBA (International Bar Association) and partner in IBDE (Brazilian Institute of Energy Law Studies). Pedro is recognized as a leading lawyer by international legal publications such as Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, Latin Lawyer 250, IFLR1000 and The Legal 500.
Rafael Gloria
Rafael Gloria
Asset Manager Santos BasinEquinor
Brazil
Within 15 years of experience in the Oil & Gas Industry, Rafael Farias Gloria is a Vice President Finance & Control for Equinor, currently in Brazil Heading Finance & Control in Development & Production Brazil and is part of the Management Committee of the company. Prior to joining Equinor, Rafael has worked as an Auditor in PwC for 5 years with experience in relevant national and international companies in different industry sectors. Rafael holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Rio De Janeiro Federal University and in Accounting from Candido Mendes University. He also holds an MBA Lato Sensu in Finance from IBMEC.
Renata Beckert Isfer
Renata Beckert Isfer
PartnerPetres Enegia
Brazil
Renata was Secretary of Oil, Natural Gas and Interim Biofuels of the Ministry of Mines and Energy. She was Head of the Legal Counsel of the same Ministerial Portfolio from 2016 to 2018. She has 11 years of experience at the Federal Attorney General as Federal Prosecutor. She holds a master's degree in Law, Public Policy and Economic Development at Uniceub and has a specialization in Tax Law from Unicuritiba. She participated in the Executive Training Program called “Women and Power” by Harvard Kennedy School.
Ports - Where will the investments dock?
Diogo Piloni
Diogo Piloni
National Secretary of Ports
Terminal Investment Limited
Eduardo Costa
Eduardo Costa
Head of Project Structuring
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Fabio Gaeta
Fabio Gaeta
CEO
Transdata
Igor Percinio
Igor Percinio
Infrastructure Executive
Modal
Marcos Pinto
Marcos Pinto
Founding Partner
Terrafirma Strategy Consulting
Mário Povia
Mário Povia
Port Management Director
CDRJ - Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro
Mauro Penteado
Mauro Penteado
Partner
Machado Meyer Advogados
Tércio Carvalho
Tércio Carvalho
President
4 Infra
Vamilson Costa
Vamilson Costa
Sócio Fundador
Costa Tavares Paes Advogados
Diogo Piloni
Diogo Piloni
National Secretary of PortsTerminal Investment Limited
Brazil
National Secretary of Ports and Waterways Transportation, Diogo Piloni e Silva, specializes in Port Management from the Federal University of Santa Catarina and graduated in Civil Engineering at the University of Brasilia. For the last two years (2016 and 2018), Piloni's been Director of the Investment Partnership Program (PPI) of the Presidency of the Federal Government. In addition, in 2016, he passed the National Waterway Transportation Agency, where he was Development Manager and Studies. Prior to taking up his current position at the National Secretariat of Waterway Ports - SNPTA, Diogo worked at the house for more than five years (2010- 2016). He held the position of Special Advisor to the Minister, Director of the Port Grant Depart
Eduardo Costa
Eduardo Costa
Head of Project StructuringBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Eduardo Costa is head of the department in the BNDES Investment Project Structuring Area, responsible for the structuring portfolio of logistics infrastructure projects, such as concessions and public-private partnerships in the highways, ports and railways sectors. Previously, at BNDES, he worked on structuring corporate financial solutions and project finance for projects in the logistics infrastructure sectors. Eduardo is an economist with a master's degree from the Brazilian School of Economics and Finance - FGV / EPGE.
Fabio Gaeta
Fabio Gaeta
CEOTransdata
Brazil
Fabio Gaeta, a businessman, has been working in the special cargo handling business for almost 30 years. He has dedicated, especially in recent years, to raising his company to a level not only of excellence in services, but also as a provider of logistics solutions and engineering that truly contribute to the contracting enterprises. Transdata seeks, in addition to acting in transport and special assemblies, to offer effective and innovative participation as an operational, strategic and financial partner of its customers. In addition, it performs a categorical work focused on compliance and regulations of this industry, acting as Vice-President of the Syndicate of Heavy Hauling and Lifting Companies in Brazil (SINDIPESA).
Igor Percinio
Igor Percinio
Infrastructure ExecutiveModal
Brazil
Experienced Investment Banker with more than 11 years of experience in the banking industry with a successful track record in financial and advisory services including M&A transactions, valuation, and project finance for top reputable companies worldwide mainly in the infrastructure sector. Experience in Latin America, Asia and North America.
Marcos Pinto
Marcos Pinto
Founding PartnerTerrafirma Strategy Consulting
Brazil
Founder and Senior Partner of Terrafirma. Holds a PhD in ocean engineering from MIT and University of São Paulo, where he lectures since 1990. Throughout his 30-year career, Marcos has participated in hundreds of transport infrastructure projects in Brazil. In the public sector, his work includes advisory in regulatory matters, strategic planning and development of technical studies. With the private sector, Marcos has developed strategic consulting, evaluation of investments opportunities, technical assistance in legal disputes and arbitrage procedures, support for leasing contracts management and counselling main Brazilian companies in the transport infrastructure sector.
Mário Povia
Mário Povia
Port Management DirectorCDRJ - Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Engineer, graduated from Mackenzie University (Universidade Mackenzie), and Bachelor in law from Paulista University (Universidade Paulista). Post graduated in business administration and procedural labor law, both from Mackenzie University and in public services regulation from Getúlio Vargas Foundation (Fundação Getúlio Vargas). Povia is a permanent public employee from the Waterborne Services’ Regulation Specialist Career, since 2006. During this period, Povia was president of the Port Authority’s Council from the Port of São Sebastião.
Mauro Penteado
Mauro Penteado
PartnerMachado Meyer Advogados
Brazil
Mauro advises domestic and international clients in a broad range of matters involving Infrastructure & Energy, including mergers, acquisitions, project finance, PPP, public and regulatory issues. Mauro has significant experience in the ports, transportation, power and oil & gas sectors. He also has extensive experience representing companies in structuring complex PPPs arrangements, and mergers and acquisitions of regulated sectors.
Tércio Carvalho
Tércio Carvalho
President4 Infra
Brazil
Naval Engineer graduated from Poli-USP and AMP from IESE Business School. Executive Director for more than 12 years, CEO and General Manager for the last seven years at the Porto de São Sebastiao and Tiete Parana Waterway developing an extensive portfolio of projects and infrastructure works. He has previously served in the environmental area as Deputy State Secretary and Planning Coordinator. He has developed strategic environmental assessment for naval construction, offshore and port activities in the coast of São Paulo State. Tercio has also been a pioneer in the development of Green Economy in Brazil by devising a portfolio of low carbon programs and projects.
Vamilson Costa
Vamilson Costa
Sócio FundadorCosta Tavares Paes Advogados
Brazil
Founding partner at Costa Tavares Paes Advogados. Bachelor of Law (LLB) from the Alta Paulista School of Law – São Paulo (1984). Specialization in consumer law at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC/SP - COGEAE) (1991). Works with corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, contracts and litigation (including arbitration). Recognized by Análise Advocacia 500 Magazine as one of the best Brazilian Full Service lawyers. Recognized by Chambers Global and Chambers Latin America as a leading lawyer in Dispute Resolution: Litigation.
Airports - Appetite on the heights?
Eduardo Hayden Carvalhaes Neto
Eduardo Hayden Carvalhaes Neto
Partner
Lefosse
François Deveza
François Deveza
Commercial Director Latam
Ferrovial Airports & Power Infrastructure
Guilherme Esmanhoto
Guilherme Esmanhoto
Partner
ALG Transport & Infrastructure
Ionut Doldor
Ionut Doldor
Director, M&A
AviAlliance GmbH
Luiz Castanha
Luiz Castanha
Sales Director
SITA do Brasil
Marcelo Bisordi
Marcelo Bisordi
Head - Airports
Socicam
Miguel Noronha
Miguel Noronha
Managing Director
BMPI
Priscilla Huttenlocher
Priscilla Huttenlocher
Currently Unaffiliated
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Tiago Sousa Pereira
Tiago Sousa Pereira
Director
Brazil's National Civil Aviation Agency
Eduardo Hayden Carvalhaes Neto
Eduardo Hayden Carvalhaes Neto
PartnerLefosse
Brazil
Eduardo Hayden Carvalhaes Neto holds a PhD and a Master’s Degree in Public Law issued by the University of São Paulo, graduated in Law at the São Paulo Catholic University and is the partner responsible for the Public Law and Regulation of LEFOSSE. His work focuses in concessions, PPPs, concessions, public procurement, public services and regulated markets (energy, aviation, logistics, transportation, telecoms, mining, roads, airports, seaports, construction and O&G, among others). He is the President of the Brazilian Association of IT and Communications (ABDTIC) and a member of the International Bar Association and of the Brazilian Bar Associations at São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Brasília.
François Deveza
François Deveza
Commercial Director LatamFerrovial Airports & Power Infrastructure
Spain
Born in 1983, François Deveza has a Master of Engineering from Ecole des Mines de Nancy (France). He started his career in 2008 as a strategy consultant in Paris for Mars & Co. In 2012 he joined SNCF (French railway operator) as a Senior Consultant and appointed on the Project of Railway Reform. In 2015, he held the position of Project Director at Groupe ADP International, in charge of Latam. François Deveza is currently Commercial Director Latam at Ferrovial Airports and Power Infrastructure (electric transmission lines).
Guilherme Esmanhoto
Guilherme Esmanhoto
PartnerALG Transport & Infrastructure
Brazil
Guilherme Esmanhoto is the managing Partner of ALG in Brazil, leading the company's office in the Region. He is a civil engineer who graduated from POLI-USP, University of São Paulo, and holds an MBA from IESE in Spain. He has more than 20 years of professional experience in the infrastructure and transportation sectors, having started his career at Andrade Gutierrez. Later, he had run a startup company in the logistics operations segment until its acquisition by a bigger organization. In the last 15 years, Guilherme has been dedicating to international strategic consultancy in the areas of logistics, infrastructure, and transportation.
Ionut Doldor
Ionut Doldor
Director, M&AAviAlliance GmbH
Germany
Ionut Doldor is Director M&A and heads Latin America and India business development at AviAlliance. He has more than 10 years of experience in leading multi-disciplinary teams for airport privatizations and investments, being involved in numerous projects across the globe on both buy- and sell-side. Examples include divestments of airports in the UK as well as bids in Portugal, Puerto Rico, Chile, Brazil and India. Ionut has joined AviAlliance in 2016, and has previously worked in Spain with Ferrovial Airports and in the UK at Heathrow Airport. He has degrees in business administration, economics and finance.
Luiz Castanha
Luiz Castanha
Sales DirectorSITA do Brasil
Brazil
Responsible for the sales team in Brazil, focusing on the expansion of new technologies related to the digitization of the air sector, especially passenger and baggage flow, border control and aircraft connectivity. Castanha has been working for over 15 years in IT Consulting, Telecommunications, Retail and Government Sector.
Marcelo Bisordi
Marcelo Bisordi
Head - AirportsSocicam
Brazil
Marcelo is Director of the Airports Division of the Socicam Group. Since September 2018 is responsible by the management of the Group's airports. Graduated Civil Engineer from Mackenzie Presbyterian University. MBA in Administration, Economics and Marketing by the Getúlio Vargas Foundation, in São Paulo. Marcelo worked in the Operations area at Gafisa before 1986, when he joined the Camargo Corrêa Group. Acted in structuring business as the Parking Concessionaire Congonhas, the first concession in the airport area, Nova Dutra and Rio Niterói Bridge, the creation of the Companhia de Concessões Rodovias (CCR) in 1997 and the Belo Monte Power Plant, as an advisor to the Power plant.
Miguel Noronha
Miguel Noronha
Managing DirectorBMPI
Brazil
Managing Director of BMPI and board member at SGA – Sistemas de Gestão Ambiental and BH-IP, first big scale public lighting company in Brazil. Miguel was deputy chairman at Rocha Port Terminals and board member at Cattalini Port Terminals and NovaAgri Logistics Company. He was also managing partner at Angra Infraestrutura and executive of Generation, Transmission and Environment at Eletropaulo Power Company. At Amcham-American Chamber of Commerce São Paulo, he was chairman of Logistics Committee. Miguel holds an MBA at IBMEC and Environmental Management Specialization at USP, as well as a graduate degree in Geology at USP.
Priscilla Huttenlocher
Priscilla Huttenlocher
Currently UnaffiliatedLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
Priscilla M. Huttenlocher is an executive with near 25 years of experience in the Financial Sector. She is currently Head of Business Development at CCR Airports, responsible for new business development and Board member of BH Airport (Minas Gerais State in Brazil), of Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (Costa Rica capital city airport) of Curaçao Intl. Airport and of TAS – Total Airport Service, CCR´s airports services provider in USA. Mrs. Huttenlocher joined CCR in 2011, and prior to her current activity, she was Financial Manager at CCR. Before joining CCR, she worked as a Senior Associate for Bradesco BBI.
Tiago Sousa Pereira
Tiago Sousa Pereira
DirectorBrazil's National Civil Aviation Agency
Brazil
Public Policy and Government Manag Specialist - EPPGG, of the Ministry of Planning, Budget and Manag since 2011. Nowadays, acts as Head of the Dept of Airport Economic Regulation - National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) since September 2017. At ANAC acted as a Specialist on Civil Aviation Regulation (2008/2011), Special Adv to the Presidency (2009/2011) and Head of Dept of Institucional Planning (2012/2017). Also acted as Adv to the Exec Secretary of the Ministry of Planning, Budget and Management (2012), Technician at Brazilian Central Bank (2006/2008) and as a professor of the e-learning course at the Uni of Brasilia-UnB (2007/2008). Graduated and MS in Economy from UnB, and is ongoing to became a Doctor in Economics also from the UnB.
Sanitation framework - Which standards should flow to the market?
Alan Fernandes
Alan Fernandes
Executive Board Member/ CEO - Brazil
Haitong
Bruno Werneck
Bruno Werneck
Partner
Mayer Brown Tauil & Chequer
Christianne Dias
Christianne Dias
Diretora-presidente
Brazil's National Water Agency (ANA)
Claudia Elena Bonelli
Claudia Elena Bonelli
Partner
TozziniFreire Advogados
Fernando Camargo
Fernando Camargo
Partner of LCA, Advisory firm focused on infrastructure and heavy industry
LCA Consultores
Guilherme Albuquerque
Guilherme Albuquerque
Head Desestatização e Projetos
Guilherme Albuquerque
Gustavo Mueller
Gustavo Mueller
Director
Fitch Ratings
Marina Anselmo Schneider
Marina Anselmo Schneider
Partner
Mattos Filho Advogados
Raul Felipe Borelli
Raul Felipe Borelli
Partner
Manesco Advogados
Teresa Vernaglia
Teresa Vernaglia
CEO
BRK Ambiental
Alan Fernandes
Alan Fernandes
Executive Board Member/ CEO - BrazilHaitong
Brazil
Experienced Executive Board Member with a demonstrated history of working in the investment banking industry. Strong business development professional skilled in Financial Structuring, Corporate Finance, Project Finance, Investment Banking, and Public-private Partnerships.
Bruno Werneck
Bruno Werneck
PartnerMayer Brown Tauil & Chequer
Brazil
Bruno counsels Brazilian and foreign clients on matters related to infrastructure projects, energy, oil and gas and mining. His experience includes mergers and acquisitions transactions, concessions, public-private partnerships, including PMIs, government purchases, project financing, tax; incentives and regulatory matters. He worked as a foreign associate in the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, and was a partner in the American law Firm of Mayer Brown. He is a Professor of graduate courses at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV).
Christianne Dias
Christianne Dias
Diretora-presidenteBrazil's National Water Agency (ANA)
Brazil
Currently Christianne is President Director of the Brazilian National Water Agency. Experience in Public Administration from the governmental and parliamentary perspectives and in Private Law. She was head of the Infrastructure area of ​​the Presidency of the Republic (2016-2018) and Public Servant of the Legal Sector of the Brazilian Parliament (2007-2016). She was a law professor at the University Center of Brasilia - UniCEUB (2010-2018). Candidate for a Doctorate in Law and Public Policy from UniCEUB, Brasília. Master in Law and Public Policy - UniCEUB (2014). Postgraduate in Civil Procedure (2006). Bachelor of Laws from the Catholic University of Brasilia
Claudia Elena Bonelli
Claudia Elena Bonelli
PartnerTozziniFreire Advogados
Brazil
Head of TozziniFreire's Administrative Law practice group, Claudia has a deep knowledge of public sector-related matters. She works on issues related to bids, contracts and administrative covenants, public service concessions, public-private partnerships and governmental permits, as well as administrative laws and regulations such as the Fiscal Responsibility Act. With a thorough knowledge of public-private relations and broad experience in the infrastructure sector, she has worked on many of Brazil's largest infrastructure projects. She is recognized as a leading lawyer in Chambers Latin America, Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, among others.
Fernando Camargo
Fernando Camargo
Partner of LCA, Advisory firm focused on infrastructure and heavy industryLCA Consultores
Brazil
Specialist in infrastructure with ample expertise in energy, sanitation and logistics. Also experienced in financial structuring, project finance and M&A. Graduated in economics from the University of São Paulo (USP). Master’s from the University of Campinas (Unicamp). More than twenty years of experience in consulting.
Guilherme Albuquerque
Guilherme Albuquerque
Head Desestatização e ProjetosGuilherme Albuquerque
Brazil
Guilherme joined BNDES in 2009 and spent seven years in the area of ​​corporate finance and water and sanitation projects for public and private companies. Since 2016, he has led the state's PPP and privatization program at BNDES to contract and oversee the development of feasibility studies in different infrastructure sectors such as water and sanitation, gas distribution, energy and security.
Gustavo Mueller
Gustavo Mueller
DirectorFitch Ratings
Brazil
Gustavo is Director and has been with Fitch since 2010, mainly covering the utilities and infrastructure industries (gas distribution, water/wastewater and construction). He has 15 years of experience in corporate credit risk analysis with professional experience in Brazil and abroad. Gustavo is bachelor in economics and has MSc degree in Economics and Finance from The University of York (UK)
Marina Anselmo Schneider
Marina Anselmo Schneider
PartnerMattos Filho Advogados
Brazil
Partner at Mattos Filho Advogados, a leading full service law firm in Brazil. Professional practice focuses primarily on the representation of developers, private equity firms, infrastructure players and financial institutions in a wide range of water and sanitation, logistics (including airports, roads, railways and ports), urban mobility and renewable energy and other infrastructure-related projects in Brazil. Particular expertise in representing investors focusing on financing, project development and M&A activities in the infrastructure and energy sectors. Experience in concessions and public-private partnerships.
Raul Felipe Borelli
Raul Felipe Borelli
PartnerManesco Advogados
Brazil
Raul Borelli has been working for more than 15 years in the areas of consulting and litigation in administrative, regulatory and corporate law. Raul has provided legal services in the modeling of concessions and PPP projects in the areas of health, roads, education, water and sanitation services, public transportation, street lighting, among others sectors. He is partner of Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Law Firm and also responsible for the branch office of Belo Horizonte, capital of Minas Gerais state. Raul has a Master Degree in Public Law by University of São Paulo and is professor of the MBA in PPP and Concessions, promoted by LSE, FESP-SP and REDE PPP.
Teresa Vernaglia
Teresa Vernaglia
CEOBRK Ambiental
Brazil
Teresa Vernaglia, CEO of BRK Ambiental, has served for more than 25 years in leadership positions in the Telecommunication and Energy sectors. Teresa worked for 16 years in the AES group and was President of AES Atimus and AES Brasil Institute. She started her career at NEC Brasil and before joining AES, was Director of Engineering and Operations at Nextel. Teresa Vernaglia holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering of Sorocaba and an MBA in Business Management from the Instituto Técnico de Aeronáutica / ESPM.
State projects - Challenges and projects pipeline for 2019-2020
Keynote - Competitiveness and redesign of the National energy policy
27/11 | 15:45 - 16:30
Regulatory agencies - Assignments vs. conditions to accomplish them
Co-chairs
André Pepitone da NóbregaANEEL
Christianne DiasBrazil's National Water Agency (ANA)
Davi BarretoANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Gesner OliveiraGO Associados
Mário PoviaCDRJ - Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro
Thiago CaldeiraLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Infrastructure bonds, currency hedge, green bonds - Financial instruments still lacking maturity?
Co-chairs
André SousaForluz - Fundação Forluminas de Seguridade Social
Aymar AlmeidaKinea Investimentos
Eduardo CentolaModal
Eduardo FarhatCDPQ Brazil
Guilherme CaixetaGIC
Guilherme Estrada RodriguesAdvocacia-Geral da União
Marcelo Girão CarneiroItau BBA
Matheus VillaresTemasek Brasil
Ricardo RussoPinheiro Neto Advogados
Thiago LimaLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Smart cities, IoT, 5G, IP - How to solve the puzzle of the futuristic cities
Co-chairs
Armando Moreira FilhoPrefeitura Municipal de Porto Velho
Elias de SouzaDeloitte
Frederico VasconcelosCisco
Guilherme MartinsBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Jaime HolguinCAF - Banco de Desenvolvimento da América Latina
Marília de OliveiraStattus4
Rafael PresaIOTA
Renato PazottoCisco
Walter FangAssistencial Consulting
Urban mobility - Progress in governance for the metropolises?
Co-chairs
Alexandre BaldySecretaria Estadual dos Transportes
Gregoire GauthierThe World Bank
José Henrique de AvilaBRT Sorocaba
Luis Felipe Gatto MosqueraSiemens Participações Ltda.
Niege ChavesMobibrasil
Rafael PimentelBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Ricardo PenzinHyperloopTT
Tiago AlvesCCR
Wanderley Galhiego JuniorSocicam
Environmental licensing practices - Less is more?
Co-chairs
Carlos Eduardo Cabral CarvalhoANEEL
Juan PiazzaJGP
Rose HofmannPPI
Regulatory agencies - Assignments vs. conditions to accomplish them
André Pepitone da Nóbrega
André Pepitone da Nóbrega
General Director
ANEEL
Christianne Dias
Christianne Dias
Diretora-presidente
Brazil's National Water Agency (ANA)
Davi Barreto
Davi Barreto
Diretor
ANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Gesner Oliveira
Gesner Oliveira
Partner
GO Associados
Mário Povia
Mário Povia
Port Management Director
CDRJ - Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro
Thiago Caldeira
Thiago Caldeira
Carrier Transition
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
André Pepitone da Nóbrega
André Pepitone da Nóbrega
General DirectorANEEL
Brazil
André Pepitone specializes in Energy Utility Regulation. He holds a degree in Civil Engineering from UnB and a postgraduate degree from UnB and George Washington University (USA). Pepitone has been an ANEEL Director since August 2010. Throughout his career at ANEEL, he has held the position of manager of the renewable energy ventures authorization team, technical advisor in the area of ​​Market Economic Studies and advisor to the Board. His main research interests include renewable energy policies, smart grids, shaping paths towards renewable energy systems and liberalizing energy markets. He was Director of ABAR, was elected Second Vice President of ARIAE.
Christianne Dias
Christianne Dias
Diretora-presidenteBrazil's National Water Agency (ANA)
Brazil
Currently Christianne is President Director of the Brazilian National Water Agency. Experience in Public Administration from the governmental and parliamentary perspectives and in Private Law. She was head of the Infrastructure area of ​​the Presidency of the Republic (2016-2018) and Public Servant of the Legal Sector of the Brazilian Parliament (2007-2016). She was a law professor at the University Center of Brasilia - UniCEUB (2010-2018). Candidate for a Doctorate in Law and Public Policy from UniCEUB, Brasília. Master in Law and Public Policy - UniCEUB (2014). Postgraduate in Civil Procedure (2006). Bachelor of Laws from the Catholic University of Brasilia
Davi Barreto
Davi Barreto
DiretorANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Brazil
Graduated in Electronic Engineering from the Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) and Master in Regulation from the University of Brasilia (UNB). He held the position of Federal External Auditor of the Federal Court of Audit (TCU) from 2008 to 2017, performing performance and compliance audits in various Federal Public Administration bodies, in matters such as infrastructure regulation, concessions, fiscal management. , government planning and budgeting. At the Court of Auditors of Ceará (TCE / EC), was sworn in as substitute director on 3/7/2017. On 12/12/2017, he was elected to the position of Ombudsman of the Court of Auditors in 2018/2019.
Gesner Oliveira
Gesner Oliveira
PartnerGO Associados
Brazil
Former president and CEO for Cade from 1996 to 2000 and Sabesp from 2007 until 2011. In addition, he was the Interim Secretariat of economic monitoring of the Ministry of Finance and Deputy Secretary of the Economic Policy of the Treasury Ministry. Currently, Gesner is Partner of GO Associados and an Economics professor at FGV (Fundação Getulio Vargas). He attained his PhD in economics from the University of California- Berkeley and was the recipient of the Economist of the Year Award in 2016.
Mário Povia
Mário Povia
Port Management DirectorCDRJ - Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Engineer, graduated from Mackenzie University (Universidade Mackenzie), and Bachelor in law from Paulista University (Universidade Paulista). Post graduated in business administration and procedural labor law, both from Mackenzie University and in public services regulation from Getúlio Vargas Foundation (Fundação Getúlio Vargas). Povia is a permanent public employee from the Waterborne Services’ Regulation Specialist Career, since 2006. During this period, Povia was president of the Port Authority’s Council from the Port of São Sebastião.
Thiago Caldeira
Thiago Caldeira
Carrier TransitionLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
Thiago has become a civil servant after passing a national examination for a Legislative Consultant in the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies. He was the Coordinator-General on Regulatory Policies in the Secretary for Civil Aviation, when he focused his job on airport concession structuring and on policies for promoting the air transportation market. He pursued a career in public services regulation in the ANEEL, where he mainly dealt with economic regulation in concession contracts of power distribution and transmission. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics and a Bachelor's degree in Law and a Master's degree in Regulation and Business Management from UnB. He also currently attends Ph.D classes in Economics at Brasilia Catholic University.
Infrastructure bonds, currency hedge, green bonds - Financial instruments still lacking maturity?
André Sousa
André Sousa
Portfolio Manager
Forluz - Fundação Forluminas de Seguridade Social
Aymar Almeida
Aymar Almeida
Sócio-executivo e Gestor
Kinea Investimentos
Eduardo Centola
Eduardo Centola
Managing Partner and co-CEO
Modal
Eduardo Farhat
Eduardo Farhat
Vice President - Latin America
CDPQ Brazil
Guilherme Caixeta
Guilherme Caixeta
Head, Infrastructure
GIC
Guilherme Estrada Rodrigues
Guilherme Estrada Rodrigues
Procurador Federal junto à Antaq
Advocacia-Geral da União
Marcelo Girão Carneiro
Marcelo Girão Carneiro
MD | Head of Project Finance
Itau BBA
Matheus Villares
Matheus Villares
Managing Director
Temasek Brasil
Ricardo Russo
Ricardo Russo
Partner
Pinheiro Neto Advogados
Thiago Lima
Thiago Lima
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
André Sousa
André Sousa
Portfolio ManagerForluz - Fundação Forluminas de Seguridade Social
Brazil
Economist with a postgraduate degree in Finance from FGV, a master's degree in Economics from IBMEC and a master's degree in International Business from EM Strasbourg (France). Works for 10 years with portfolio management of Pension Funds. He is currently the investment manager of Forluz, the 9th largest closed pension fund in the country, responsible for the entity's * asset allocation *.
Aymar Almeida
Aymar Almeida
Sócio-executivo e GestorKinea Investimentos
Brazil
Aymar has been working at Kinea since its foundation in 2007 and is the partner responsible for the startup and management of the infrastructure bond funds. He has been working in the buy side financial asset management industry for 25 years with experience in different investment funds mandates (global fixed income, domestic equities, hedge funds and domestic corporate credit). Before joining Kinea, he was investment manager at Franklin Templeton and BankBoston Asset Management, where he was for 12 years, becoming statutory director.
Eduardo Centola
Eduardo Centola
Managing Partner and co-CEOModal
Brazil
Graduated from Fundação Getúlio Vargas with an MBA from William E. Simon Graduate School of Business in Rochester, NY. Eduardo joined Modal in March of 2012 as a Partner and Co-CEO. Prior to joining Modal, Eduardo was Chief Executive Officer of UBS Investment Bank in Brazil, Head of Standard Bank for America, Co-Head of Investment Banking and Managing Director of Goldman Sachs for Latin America and Co-Head of Latin America M&A at Merrill Lynch. Throughout his career, Eduardo was responsible for a large number of noteworthy mergers and acquisitions transactions as well as several public equity and debt offerings in both Brazilian and International markets.
Eduardo Farhat
Eduardo Farhat
Vice President - Latin AmericaCDPQ Brazil
Canada
Eduardo Farhat is responsible for developing and implementing CDPQ’s infrastructure investment strategy in Latin America. His mandate focuses primarily on creating partnerships in the region and strengthening those that CDPQ already possesses, including in Brazil, Mexico and Colombia. Eduardo has 25 years of experience in infrastructure investment in Latin America. He joins CDPQ from InfraVestor Capital, an investment firm focused on renewable energy, where he was a founding partner. Prior to that, he spent ten years as Managing Director at Darby, in Brazil, where he made several investments in the energy and transportation sectors. He also worked in Southern Cross and AG Angra, two prominent private equity managers in Latin America.
Guilherme Caixeta
Guilherme Caixeta
Head, InfrastructureGIC
Brazil
Guilherme Caixeta is a Head of Infrastructure at GIC, responsible for coordinating infrastructure investments in Latin America. Previously, he worked at Pátria Infrastructure as an investment officer and as CEO / CFO of investment firms. Previously, he worked at Votorantim Novos Negócios and at Boston Consulting Group. He is a mechanical engineer graduated from ITA and has an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.
Guilherme Estrada Rodrigues
Guilherme Estrada Rodrigues
Procurador Federal junto à AntaqAdvocacia-Geral da União
Brazil
Guilherme Estrada is a federal attorney and has held various positions in the public sector, including legal advisor to the Ministry of the Environment (MMA) and to the Ministry of Planning, Development and Management (MPDG). In the MPDG, he also has been deputy executive secretary, holder of the Secretariat of Patrimony of the Union (SPU) and the special adviser to the Minister. He is graduated in Law by the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) and holds a post-graduate degree in Public Administration by Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV). Since January 30, 2018 he is the CEO of ABGF.
Marcelo Girão Carneiro
Marcelo Girão Carneiro
MD | Head of Project FinanceItau BBA
Brazil
Marcelo Girão is head of Project Finance in Banco Itaú BBA. With 20 years of experience, Mr. Girão has a large track record in advising clients and debt structuring for projects. He has participated in more than 17 GW in power generation, 7,000 Km of transmission lines and several infrastructure projects (toll road concessions, airports, sanitation). The aggregated CAPEX of those projects is over BRL 120 billion. Previously to Itaú BBA, Marcelo spent 5 years at Banco Votorantim, other 6 years at Itaú Unibanco, and 1 year at Booz, Allen & Hamilton. Marcelo holds a degree in computer engineering from the Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica – ITA, and a master’s degree in economics and finance from Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV.
Matheus Villares
Matheus Villares
Managing DirectorTemasek Brasil
Brazil
Matheus Villares heads Temasek’s Brazilian office since September 2008. He has been responsible for investments in the country, and is a board member of Hidrovias do Brasil S.A., Argo Energia, and Burger King Brasil S.A. Prior to joining Temasek, Mr. Villares was Head of M&A for Citigroup Capital Markets in Brazil and was responsible for M&A in Latin America at Goldman Sachs & Co. Matheus holds a B.Sc. in Production Engineering from the University of Sao Paulo and a MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Ricardo Russo
Ricardo Russo
PartnerPinheiro Neto Advogados
Brazil
Ricardo Simões Russo has been a partner at Pinheiro Neto Advogados Corporate Area since 2009. He focuses his practice on financial and banking law, foreign exchange, M&A and securities markets. Ricardo has a LL.B. degree from the Catholic University of São Paulo (1997). He also has a LL.M degree in Banking and Financial Law from the Boston University School of Law (2002). Fluent in Portuguese, English, Spanish and Italian, he was a foreign associate of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton in 2002 and 2003. He was admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association in 1998.
Thiago Lima
Thiago Lima
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
Holds a bachelor’s degree in computing from Faculdade Brasileira de Informática, post graduate in business from UFMG and master’s degree in administration from Fundação Pedro Leopoldo, having joined the company in 2013. Thiago is responsible for Credit and Infrastructure funds. Prior to RB CAPITAL, Thiago worked at Vale and was responsible for Structure Finance and M&A in General Cargo Logistics division, he also led the spin-off of General Cargo Logistics area from Vale (current VLI) and subsequently private placement to strategic investors. Thiago made approximately R$ 2 billion in structured finance transactions to acquire logistics assets in Vale, including the negotiations for the development of second locomotive plant in Brazil.
Smart cities, IoT, 5G, IP - How to solve the puzzle of the futuristic cities
Armando Moreira Filho
Armando Moreira Filho
Diretor Técnico
Prefeitura Municipal de Porto Velho
Elias de Souza
Elias de Souza
Partner - Infra and Capital Projects
Deloitte
Frederico Vasconcelos
Frederico Vasconcelos
Business Development Manager
Cisco
Guilherme Martins
Guilherme Martins
Head of Investment Partnerships Struct.
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Jaime Holguin
Jaime Holguin
Representative Director Brasil
CAF - Banco de Desenvolvimento da América Latina
Marília de Oliveira
Marília de Oliveira
CEO
Stattus4
Rafael Presa
Rafael Presa
Market Developer Brazil
IOTA
Renato Pazotto
Renato Pazotto
S+CC Business Development - Americas
Cisco
Walter Fang
Walter Fang
Managing Director
Assistencial Consulting
Armando Moreira Filho
Armando Moreira Filho
Diretor TécnicoPrefeitura Municipal de Porto Velho
Brazil
Elias de Souza
Elias de Souza
Partner - Infra and Capital ProjectsDeloitte
Brazil
Partner of the Infrastructure & Capital Projects and Government and Public Services Industry Leader at Deloitte in Brazil. Lawyer with a Master in Public Policy (FGV-EAESP) and PPP professional certificate (CP3P). He has more than 20 years of experience in public management advisory; advising on projects with multilateral organizations; consulting on infrastructure projects, mainly PPP; preparation of studies and analysis of the infrastructure market; structuring of social capital investments; advising on smart city projects; consulting on urban mobility projects and structuring sustainable projects with a social impact.
Frederico Vasconcelos
Frederico Vasconcelos
Business Development ManagerCisco
Brazil
Frederico has a degree in Network Engineering from the University of Brasilia, has 12 years of professional experience. He began his career as an intern at Cisco's Brasilia office and has since worked with clients and integrators on projects covering different Cisco solutions. In 2013, he returned as a company employee and member of the Government team. He is currently responsible for information security projects in this sector.
Guilherme Martins
Guilherme Martins
Head of Investment Partnerships Struct.BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Head of department in the BNDES Investment Partnerships Structuring Area, responsible for structuring concessions in sectors such as street lighting, solid waste and education. Prior to joining the Infrastructure Board, he led the Capital Market Debt department, with a portfolio under management ~ 60 debentures and around R $ 4 billion AuM. Acted as manager in departments responsible for financing infrastructure, in the airports, highways, solid waste and biogas energy segments. He also participated in the structuring and management of climate finance instruments. Prior to joining BNDES in 2009, he worked at private companies in the Mining and Communication sectors.
Jaime Holguin
Jaime Holguin
Representative Director BrasilCAF - Banco de Desenvolvimento da América Latina
Brazil
Colombian, he has been working at CAF for 13 years in key positions as Principal Executive of Social Development, Senior Executive and then Director of Social Development Projects in the Southern Region. Prior to this, he held important positions in different ministries of Colombia, such as Finance and Public Credit, National Education and Economic Development. He also worked in the National Planning Department, the Bogotá Department of Finance and the Nova Scotia Health Department in Canada. Physicist and civil engineer from the University of Los Andes, Bogotá, with a master's degree in Public Administration from the Dalhousie University-School of Management of the School of Public Administration in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Marília de Oliveira
Marília de Oliveira
CEOStattus4
Brazil
Entrepreneur since meeting people, graduated in business administration and master in marketing, graduated from FEA-USP. Passionate about entrepreneurship, technology and sustainability. Today she is CEO of Stattus4. Undertaking for a goal is your goal because you understand that each of us must do our part to make a difference.
Rafael Presa
Rafael Presa
Market Developer BrazilIOTA
Brazil
Rafael Presa is a market developer who supports companies and government institutions to implement a reliable data environment in the machine-to-machine economy. Before starting this role at the German-based IOTA Foundation, Rafael worked over 10 years as an entrepreneur and also in the real estate market. As a Bachelor of Business Administration and an MBA in IT Management, after a successful career understanding the business processes of various industries and their technological gaps, Rafael now advises the implementation of solutions in smart cities projects and facilitates the co-creation of testbeds with stakeholders applying IOTA's Distributed Ledger Technology, the Tangle.
Renato Pazotto
Renato Pazotto
S+CC Business Development - AmericasCisco
Brazil
Renato Pazotto – Bs. Sc. Economics , MBA University of São Paulo / Vanderbilt - worked in various managerial positions and business strategy in major companies like Nortel Canada, Bell-Northern Research, Telefónica and Brasil Telecom. Working at Cisco over 11 years leading the Public Sector System Engineering and Business Operations. Currently leads the Smart and Connected Communities practices for the Americas East.
Walter Fang
Walter Fang
Managing DirectorAssistencial Consulting
Brazil
Mr. Walter Fang currently is Managing Partner, Assitencial Consulting Group (ACG) China, he also serves as Vice Chairman of the industry alliance Edge Computing Consortium (ECC). Mr. Fang has over 40 years of experiences in IT industry. He has worked for IBM in Canada, U.S., Asia Pacific, and China for 28 years, and has held many senior management, technical, and consulting positions. From May 2013 to December 2017, Mr. Fang has been CTO, Executive Vice President, President of Corporate Marketing and Strategic Alliance at iSoftStone. From May 2002 to October 2011, he was CTO of Neusoft Group, and President and Board Director of Neusoft America. From May 2000 to April 2002, he was CEO of Computer & Technologies Software.
Urban mobility - Progress in governance for the metropolises?
Alexandre Baldy
Alexandre Baldy
Secretary of Metropolitan Transport
Secretaria Estadual dos Transportes
Gregoire Gauthier
Gregoire Gauthier
Especialista em Transporte
The World Bank
José Henrique de Avila
José Henrique de Avila
President Director
BRT Sorocaba
Luis Felipe Gatto Mosquera
Luis Felipe Gatto Mosquera
VP and General Counsel Brazil
Siemens Participações Ltda.
Niege Chaves
Niege Chaves
Presidente
Mobibrasil
Rafael Pimentel
Rafael Pimentel
Chefe do Dpto de Mobilidade Urbana e Log
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Ricardo Penzin
Ricardo Penzin
Head Brazil & LatAm
HyperloopTT
Tiago Alves
Tiago Alves
Desenvolvimento de Negócios
CCR
Wanderley Galhiego Junior
Wanderley Galhiego Junior
Diretor de Novos Negócios & Inovação
Socicam
Alexandre Baldy
Alexandre Baldy
Secretary of Metropolitan TransportSecretaria Estadual dos Transportes
Brazil
As a Brazilian entrepreneur Alexandre Baldy become a successful businessman an public manager in Brazil. In November 2017 he was appointed to the Ministry of the Cities by President Michel Temer. He joined the Progressive Party, which he presides in the State of Goiás. In the Ministry of the Cities, Minister Baldy was responsible for the Housing, Mobility, Urban Development and Sanitation Secretariats, as well as the National Department of Traffic. Starting January, 2019 he became the Secretary for the Metropolitan Transportation in the São Paulo State Government.Under his management are the São Paulo Subway Company, the São Paulo Metropolitan Trains Company, the Campos do Jordão Railway Company and the Metropolitan Bus Company.
Gregoire Gauthier
Gregoire Gauthier
Especialista em TransporteThe World Bank
Austria
Grégoire Gauthier is a Sr. Transport specialist working in the Transport and Digital Development Global Practice of the World Bank. He is coordinating the World Bank transport activities in Brazil, including a substantial portfolio of metro projects. Before joining the Bank, in 2007, Grégoire worked in the rail consulting industry and, previously, for the French ministry of transports. Grégoire got his civil engineering Master’s degree from the École Nationale des Travaux Publics de l’État, France, with a specialization in transportation economics. Grégoire is married and has two children.
José Henrique de Avila
José Henrique de Avila
President DirectorBRT Sorocaba
Brazil
Graduated in Civil Engineering at the State University of Campinas - UNICAMP – Dec.1996; Post-Graduate in Business Management and Construction Enterprises – Oct.2001 - Polytechnic School - University of São Paulo, over 20 years of experience leading projects in various areas of infrastructure, ranging from business structuring to operational and administrative direction. Participation in the various modalities of bid competition of the public sector, including Concessions and PPPs. Training and understanding of marketing, technical, financial, operational, regulatory, corporate and environmental aspects. Experience in bid competitions of the private sector and execution of works with this type of contractor.
Luis Felipe Gatto Mosquera
Luis Felipe Gatto Mosquera
VP and General Counsel BrazilSiemens Participações Ltda.
Brazil
VP & General Counsel Siemens Brazil, also responsible for Digital Industries Latin America. Previously served as General Counsel of US Pharma Eli Lilly & Co. Before that worked as General Counsel of Philips Electronics in Brazil. Started his career at General Electric in 1995 as an intern and later on led the legal department of both Industrial and Healthcare Divisions in Latin America. Luis has a bachelors degree from Universidade Cândido Mendes in Rio de Janeiro, member of the Infrastructure Committee of the Brazilian Bar. Married to Leila and they have a 20 years old son, Daniel.
Niege Chaves
Niege Chaves
PresidenteMobibrasil
Brazil
Niege Chaves, MobiBrasil public transportation company’s Vice President, holds a Business Administration Bachelor degree from UFPE (Pernambuco Federal University) and a graduate degree in Quality Management in Services. Niege began working in her area of expertise in 1992 and held positions in all the departments of the company. Her innovative style led the group to be one of the first to invest in technology and innovation and make urban mobility integrated, planned and sustainable. A recent example is BRT Sorocaba, with private investments of R$220 million and public funds in the amount of R$133 million from PAC da Mobilidade.
Rafael Pimentel
Rafael Pimentel
Chefe do Dpto de Mobilidade Urbana e LogBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
My career at BNDES was started in the sanitation department, evaluating and monitoring projects of state companies and their investment plans. Subsequently, I worked directly with the public sector, working with states, with the challenge of analyzing and financing hundreds of multisectoral projects, as well as seeking to engage these entities in achieving good project management. I developed knowledge of public finances and deepened my understanding of public investment management processes. Since 2016, I work more strongly with private clients, having contact with relevant players in the national and international context in the urban mobility and airport infrastructure sectors.
Ricardo Penzin
Ricardo Penzin
Head Brazil & LatAmHyperloopTT
Brazil
Entrepreneur, Innovation Specialist, Networker, Futurologist, Speaker and Bis Dev. Deep experience in business development, marketing, management and innovation with more than 15 years of experience working with multinationals. Good with people, leadership, innovative, faithful and dedicated. Make the world a better place to live is my main goal. I love helping people and make great thing together with them. Innovation is my passion, through it we can achieve many things. Today I'm working with the most innovative company I ever imagine I could work for. We are creating a new industry from scratch. This is the best challenge ever. Go Hyperloop TT.
Tiago Alves
Tiago Alves
Desenvolvimento de NegóciosCCR
Brazil
Wanderley Galhiego Junior
Wanderley Galhiego Junior
Diretor de Novos Negócios & InovaçãoSocicam
Brazil
Business Administrator with MBA's in Business Management from FIAP and Finance from FIA. Executive responsible for the New Business area of Socicam, he has extensive experience in the development of concession contracts in passenger terminals, airports, ports and social infrastructures and services. Since 2018, it has been responsible for the technological innovation and corporate communication areas of Socicam.
Environmental licensing practices - Less is more?
Carlos Eduardo Cabral Carvalho
Carlos Eduardo Cabral Carvalho
Superintendente SCG
ANEEL
Juan Piazza
Juan Piazza
Executive Director
JGP
Rose Hofmann
Rose Hofmann
Sec, Support for Environmental Licensing
PPI
Carlos Eduardo Cabral Carvalho
Carlos Eduardo Cabral Carvalho
Superintendente SCGANEEL
Brazil
Electrical Engineer graduated from the Federal University of Amazonas, with a master's degree in Water and Environmental Management from UNESCO-IHE, Delft - Netherlands and specialization in Quality and Productivity Management from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS). He joined ANEEL in May 2005 as a servant of the career of Specialist in Regulation of Energy Utilities. He worked at the Economic Regulation Superintendence (SRE) until September 2008. Between October 2008 and September 2018, he was an advisor to the Board of ANEEL. Since September 2018 he has been Superintendent of Generation Concessions and Authorizations (SCG).
Juan Piazza
Juan Piazza
Executive DirectorJGP
Brazil
Juan Piazza studied Architecture, Regional Urban Planning and Anthropology at Rice University (Houston) and the Architectural Association (London). He has more than 30 years of experience in the socio-environmental management of large public and private enterprises in the infrastructure sector. He is executive director of JGP, responsible for the coordination of a multidisciplinary team that includes about 200 professionals with expertise in the areas of impact assessment, engineering, GIS, environmental monitoring of works, development of environmental management systems, implementation of environmental programs, planning and implementation of involuntary resettlement plans and development of social programs.
Rose Hofmann
Rose Hofmann
Sec, Support for Environmental LicensingPPI
Brazil
Legislative Consultant of the Chamber of Deputies since 2015, working in the area of ​​environment and environmental law, territorial organization, urban and regional development. She has also held the position of Ibama Director of Environmental Licensing, Regulatory Specialist at Antaq and environmental analyst at Ibama and Copel. Academic background: Technologist in Environmental Chemistry from Cefet / PR; specialist in Environmental Management and Engineering at UFPR; Specialist in Public Services Regulation by FGV and Master's student in Legislative Power.
27/11 | 10:30 - 11:30
Solid waste - Is it time for Federal enforcement and support?
Co-chairs
Carlos Silva FilhoABRELPE
Celso PedrosoGrupo Solví
Claudia Elena BonelliTozziniFreire Advogados
Hugo NeryMarquise Ambiental
João RezendeECB - Mota Engil
Juliana MatosSANEAGO - Saneamento de Goiás
Laura BedeschiBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Luciana CapanemaBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Evolution of the energy matrix - What is the path to the energy transition?
Co-chairs
Andre ClarkSiemens Energy Brasil
Diogo Mac CordBrazil's Ministry of Economy
Lucas TroiaSices Solar
Luis Claudio CorreiaTrina Solar
Pierre MoussafirTotal Eren
Robert KleinTECSIS
Solange RibeiroNeoenergia
Thiago BarralEPE
Rails - Is development back on track?
Co-chairs
Alexandre Porto Mendes de SouzaCompass Gás e Energia
Christiano FrançaEngetec
Davi BarretoANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Felipe VinagreOpportunity
Hugo LealCâmara dos Deputados
Jairo Misson CordeiroTCU - Tribunal de Contas da União
Júlio Marcelo de OliveiraTCU - Tribunal de Contas da União
Marcelo PerrupatoMagna Participações
Roads - Winding curves or sector straight upward?
Co-chairs
Ana CândidaBMA Advogados
André De AngeloACCIONA
Arian BecharaBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Bernardo SerafimVINCI Concessions
Bruno VanuzziMultiplan
Danillo MarcondesGLP
Giovanni Pengue FilhoARTESP
Jean-Emmanuel SeixasEgis
João Octaviano Machado NetoGoverno do Estado de São Paulo
José BartolomeuROADIS
Linomar DeroldoLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Marco Aurélio BarcelosABCR - Associacao Brasileira de Concessionarias de
Solid waste - Is it time for Federal enforcement and support?
Carlos Silva Filho
Carlos Silva Filho
Diretor Presidente
ABRELPE
Celso Pedroso
Celso Pedroso
CEO
Grupo Solví
Claudia Elena Bonelli
Claudia Elena Bonelli
Partner
TozziniFreire Advogados
Hugo Nery
Hugo Nery
CEO
Marquise Ambiental
João Rezende
João Rezende
Commercial Director, ECB - MOTA ENGIL
ECB - Mota Engil
Juliana Matos
Juliana Matos
President
SANEAGO - Saneamento de Goiás
Laura Bedeschi
Laura Bedeschi
Chefe do Dpto. de Saneamento Ambiental
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Luciana Capanema
Luciana Capanema
Head of Planning Department
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Carlos Silva Filho
Carlos Silva Filho
Diretor PresidenteABRELPE
Brazil
Chief Executive Officer of the Brazilian Association of Public Cleaning and Special Waste Companies (Abrelpe), Vice President of the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA), lawyer, postgraduate in Administrative and Economic Law from Mackenzie University and author of the book Solid Waste: What does the law say.
Celso Pedroso
Celso Pedroso
CEOGrupo Solví
Brazil
CEO of Solví Industrial Solutions (SSI), Solví´s Group. Production Engineer, MBA in Finance - IBMEC. Over 22 years’ experience in the environmental sector, leading the implementation of Solid Waste Management projects in Brazil and chaired the Solví Institute. ABETRE´s Council President - Brazilian Association of Waste and Wastewater Treatment and Waste Committee Member of ABDIB - Brazilian Association of Infrastructure and Basic Industry.
Claudia Elena Bonelli
Claudia Elena Bonelli
PartnerTozziniFreire Advogados
Brazil
Head of TozziniFreire's Administrative Law practice group, Claudia has a deep knowledge of public sector-related matters. She works on issues related to bids, contracts and administrative covenants, public service concessions, public-private partnerships and governmental permits, as well as administrative laws and regulations such as the Fiscal Responsibility Act. With a thorough knowledge of public-private relations and broad experience in the infrastructure sector, she has worked on many of Brazil's largest infrastructure projects. She is recognized as a leading lawyer in Chambers Latin America, Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, among others.
Hugo Nery
Hugo Nery
CEOMarquise Ambiental
Brazil
Hugo Nery has a degree in Industrial Chemistry from UFBA. Since 2002, he has been leading Marquise Ambiental, a member of the Marquise Group. It is responsible for the various activities in the area of ​​urban cleaning, involving urban solid waste management, sweeping and conservation of public places, construction and management of landfills and management of water and sewage systems in all branches of Marquise Ambiental.
João Rezende
João Rezende
Commercial Director, ECB - MOTA ENGILECB - Mota Engil
Brazil
João Rezende is currently the CEO of Suma Brasil, in addition to being part of the board of other Group companies. He has worked at the Group since 2008. Born in Belo Horizonte, a law graduate from Milton Campos Law School, a postgraduate degree in Corporate Finance from New York University, he has worked and structured several of the Group's key projects.
Juliana Matos
Juliana Matos
PresidentSANEAGO - Saneamento de Goiás
Laura Bedeschi
Laura Bedeschi
Chefe do Dpto. de Saneamento AmbientalBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Laura Bedeschi Rego de Mattos is head of the Department of Water and Sanitation at the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES), where she leads the team that conducts financing in water and sanitation and waste management projects. Laura is a chemical engineer by the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). She has an Energy Planning Master’s degree with focus on environment from by Coppe (the Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute of Engineering Graduate and Research - UFRJ) and a postgraduate degree in finance from Brazilian Institute of Capital Markets (IBMEC), Rio de Janeiro. She has been a BNDES employee since 2002, occupying several executive positions in her last 14 years at the institution
Luciana Capanema
Luciana Capanema
Head of Planning DepartmentBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Evolution of the energy matrix - What is the path to the energy transition?
Andre Clark
Andre Clark
General Manager
Siemens Energy Brasil
Diogo Mac Cord
Diogo Mac Cord
Special Secretary for Privatization, Divestment and Markets
Brazil's Ministry of Economy
Lucas Troia
Lucas Troia
Commercial Director
Sices Solar
Luis Claudio Correia
Luis Claudio Correia
Country Manager Brazil
Trina Solar
Pierre Moussafir
Pierre Moussafir
Country Manager, Brazil
Total Eren
Robert Klein
Robert Klein
CEO
TECSIS
Solange Ribeiro
Solange Ribeiro
Deputy CEO
Neoenergia
Thiago Barral
Thiago Barral
President
EPE
Andre Clark
Andre Clark
General ManagerSiemens Energy Brasil
Brazil
André Clark began his career in the Pulp&Paper industry in 1995. He has 17 years of experience in Energy, Oil&Gas, Manufacturing, Logistics and Infrastructure areas. He was CEO of Acciona for Brazil, Bolivia, Uruguay and Paraguay. Now, Mr Clark is the President and CEO of Siemens Brazil, since November, 1st, 2017. He holds Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from Universidade de São Paulo (USP) and MBA in Finance and Operations Management from New York University Stern School of Business.
Diogo Mac Cord
Diogo Mac Cord
Special Secretary for Privatization, Divestment and MarketsBrazil's Ministry of Economy
Brazil
Diogo is Special Secretary for Privatization, Divestment and Markets at the Ministry of Economy, member of the BNDES 'fiscal council and chairman of the board of directors of ABGF - Brazilian Agency for the Management of Guarantee and Guarantee Funds. He was a full member of the FGTS board of trustees and a full member of COFIEX - External Financing Commission, until August 2020. Mechanical engineer, master in public administration at Harvard University and PhD in engineering at USP. Before joining the government, in January 2019, Diogo was a leading partner in government and regulation of KPMG's infrastructure in Brazil.
Lucas Troia
Lucas Troia
Commercial DirectorSices Solar
Brazil
Business Development Director of the company, responsible for the development of new business models and business strategies aimed at portfolio diversification, expansion of capillarity and improvement of the company's financial indicators. Lucas is an environmental engineer, graduated from PUC-Rio with an MBA in oil & gas from COPPE-UFRJ and has been working in the renewable energy sector for 5 years.
Luis Claudio Correia
Luis Claudio Correia
Country Manager BrazilTrina Solar
Brazil
Professional with a career developed in the electric sector in large multinational companies, with more than 18 years of operation in this segment. Experience in the direction of business units and structuring of new companies in the Brazilian market. With strong performance in management of contracts of operation and maintenance of plants, besides the definition of policies, elaboration of budget and implementation of strategic planning. Also with experience in training, development and management of multidisciplinary teams in different cultures. Strong knowledge of Integrated Management Systems, ISO 9001, ISO 41001 and OHSAS 18001. Expertise in the creation of startup in the renewable energy sector. International experience.
Pierre Moussafir
Pierre Moussafir
Country Manager, BrazilTotal Eren
Brazil
Graduated and specialized in market finance from Essec Business School in Paris, started to work on the fixed income structuring desk at Société General in London in 2007. Then moved to the energy sector by founding a first solar EPC company dedicated to distributed generation in France building around 30 small PV projects. In 2013 moved to Brazil to start a new solar venture that soon did partner with Eren. Pierre leads the activity for Total Eren in Brazil - 300MW of wind and solar plant under construction / operation.
Robert Klein
Robert Klein
CEOTECSIS
Brazil
In 2006, Robert Klein participated to the implementation of Voltalia in Brazil, the country which he is still responsible for. After beginning his career in offshore oil drilling in Brazil, Klein participated at the set-up and development of French companies mostly linked to the energy sector in the United States, Middle East and Asia. Robert Klein is graduated in Mathematics from Aix-Marseille University and in Engineering from Centrale Marseille. He holds an MBA in Business Administration from IAE FRANCE - Écoles Universitaires de Management
Solange Ribeiro
Solange Ribeiro
Deputy CEONeoenergia
Brazil
Joined Neoenergia in 2004, as Regulation and Environment Officer, and was the CEO from 2012 to 2017. VP of the Board of Directors of the National System Operator, ONS. Board member of ABDIB. Participates in the National Steering Committee of Project Juntos. Was a member of the Social and Economical Development Council, CDES. With 35 years of experience, she held senior leadership positions at companies such as Chesf and Eletropaulo, was a consultant at National Economic Research Associates in Washington, DC. With a degree in Electrical Engineering from UFPE, and a master's degree from PUC-Rio, she was a visiting researcher at the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in London.
Thiago Barral
Thiago Barral
PresidentEPE
Brazil
Bachelor of Civil Engineering from the University of Juiz de Fora and Master in Water Resources and Environment from the University of Rio de Janeiro (COPPE / UFRJ). He also holds a postgraduate degree in Public Administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV).
Rails - Is development back on track?
Alexandre Porto Mendes de Souza
Alexandre Porto Mendes de Souza
Institutional & Regualtory
Compass Gás e Energia
Christiano França
Christiano França
Commercial Manager
Engetec
Davi Barreto
Davi Barreto
Diretor
ANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Felipe Vinagre
Felipe Vinagre
Infrastructure Porfolio Manager
Opportunity
Hugo Leal
Hugo Leal
Deputado Federal
Câmara dos Deputados
Jairo Misson Cordeiro
Jairo Misson Cordeiro
Secretaria de Fiscalização
TCU - Tribunal de Contas da União
Júlio Marcelo de Oliveira
Júlio Marcelo de Oliveira
Attorney
TCU - Tribunal de Contas da União
Marcelo Perrupato
Marcelo Perrupato
Partner/Owner
Magna Participações
Alexandre Porto Mendes de Souza
Alexandre Porto Mendes de Souza
Institutional & RegualtoryCompass Gás e Energia
Brazil
Electrical Engineer from the Federal University of Uberlândia, post graduate in Transport Planning from the University of Brasilia. He began his career in the rail sector in 2005 at MRS Logística. In 2009, he joined the National Land Transportation Agency - ANTT. He held the position of Regulatory Manager, being responsible for the preparation of the main standards of the railway sector (Right of Way, Targets by Stretch, Independent Rail Operator, Tariff Review, among others). He was Superintendent of Rail Transport, responsible for overseeing the entire federal rail network and regulating the sector.
Christiano França
Christiano França
Commercial ManagerEngetec
Brazil
Davi Barreto
Davi Barreto
DiretorANTT - Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres
Brazil
Graduated in Electronic Engineering from the Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) and Master in Regulation from the University of Brasilia (UNB). He held the position of Federal External Auditor of the Federal Court of Audit (TCU) from 2008 to 2017, performing performance and compliance audits in various Federal Public Administration bodies, in matters such as infrastructure regulation, concessions, fiscal management. , government planning and budgeting. At the Court of Auditors of Ceará (TCE / EC), was sworn in as substitute director on 3/7/2017. On 12/12/2017, he was elected to the position of Ombudsman of the Court of Auditors in 2018/2019.
Felipe Vinagre
Felipe Vinagre
Infrastructure Porfolio ManagerOpportunity
Brazil
Opportunity is a Brazil-based Asset Management firm, with over US$ 8bn AUM and large exposure to infrastructure companies.
Hugo Leal
Hugo Leal
Deputado FederalCâmara dos Deputados
Brazil
Lawyer graduated from UFRJ, bachelor in Economic Sciences from Faculdade Cândido Mendes and specialist in Public Policy and Government Management (UFRJ). Previously, he was Director General of the Department of Public Deposits of the State of Rio de Janeiro; Deputy Director General of the Real Estate Patrimony Department of the State of Rio de Janeiro; President of the Itaguaí Urban Development Company; State Secretary for Administration and Restructuring of Rio de Janeiro; President of the Rio de Janeiro State Traffic Department, Rio de Janeiro; State Secretary of Justice and Citizen's Rights of Rio de Janeiro; and State Deputy.
Jairo Misson Cordeiro
Jairo Misson Cordeiro
Secretaria de FiscalizaçãoTCU - Tribunal de Contas da União
Júlio Marcelo de Oliveira
Júlio Marcelo de Oliveira
AttorneyTCU - Tribunal de Contas da União
Brazil
Júlio has a law degree from the University of Brasilia (1996) and a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from the University of Brasilia (1990). He is currently Public Prosecutor at the Federal Court of Audit.
Marcelo Perrupato
Marcelo Perrupato
Partner/OwnerMagna Participações
Brazil
Civil engineer since 1965, by Engineering School at Federal University of Minas Gerais State. Master of Sciences by Stanford University-Cal, USA (1968). Director & President of GEIPOT-Brazilian Ministry of Transport/MT (1980-1985). Secretary-General of Brazilian Ministry of Transport/MT (1985-1986). Secretary of Transport at Federal District of Brasilia-DF (1991). Secretary of Postal Services at Ministry of Communications (1999-2003) Secretary of Transportation National Policy at Brazilian Ministry of Transport/MT (2007-2013). Consultant at IME-Military Institute of Engineering. Senior Advisor of Deutsche Bahn International Brasil Ltd (06/2014-04/2019). Independent Consultant and professor in Transportation Engineering,
Roads - Winding curves or sector straight upward?
Ana Cândida
Ana Cândida
Partner - Infrastructure
BMA Advogados
André De Angelo
André De Angelo
Country Director, Brazil
ACCIONA
Arian Bechara
Arian Bechara
Chefe Depto de Infraestrutura Rodoviária
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Bernardo Serafim
Bernardo Serafim
Head for Latin America Development
VINCI Concessions
Bruno Vanuzzi
Bruno Vanuzzi
Director of Real Estate Development - South Region
Multiplan
Danillo Marcondes
Danillo Marcondes
Director of Infrastructure Investments
GLP
Giovanni Pengue Filho
Giovanni Pengue Filho
General Director
ARTESP
Jean-Emmanuel Seixas
Jean-Emmanuel Seixas
Latam CEO and COO
Egis
João Octaviano Machado Neto
João Octaviano Machado Neto
Secretário de Logística e Transporte
Governo do Estado de São Paulo
José Bartolomeu
José Bartolomeu
CEO Brazil
ROADIS
Linomar Deroldo
Linomar Deroldo
Diretor de RI e Sustentabilidade
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Marco Aurélio Barcelos
Marco Aurélio Barcelos
Executive President
ABCR - Associacao Brasileira de Concessionarias de
Ana Cândida
Ana Cândida
Partner - InfrastructureBMA Advogados
Brazil
André De Angelo
André De Angelo
Country Director, BrazilACCIONA
Brazil
Country Director of ACCIONA Infraestructuras in Brazil, he is a Civil Engineer with an MBA in Business and Commercial Management. He began his career as a Construction Engineer at Andrade Gutierrez, where he worked for 17 years and was the Director of the Latin America Market, responding to the commercial and operational management of the company's projects in Argentina, Venezuela, Peru, among others. He also worked for 2 years as Executive Director for the Southern Cone region at Pentech, a multinational company of EPCenergy and industrial projects. At ACCIONA,with his strategic vision and experience in contract management, he is responsible for developing business in the areas of construction, concessions, industrial, water and services.
Arian Bechara
Arian Bechara
Chefe Depto de Infraestrutura RodoviáriaBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Bernardo Serafim
Bernardo Serafim
Head for Latin America DevelopmentVINCI Concessions
France
Bernardo Serafim is Development Director of VINCI Concessions for Latin America and Executive Director of Vinci Highways. Holds a Civil Engineer degree from the Technical Superior Institute, a Master's Degree in Business Administration by Indeg-ISCTE Business School from Lisbon, an MBA degree from Catholic University & Nova University (Lisbon MBA) and a Diploma in Leadership Development Program from IBMEC. Before joining VINCI Concessions, he worked in several geographies and positions: Project manager in several infrastructure projects, Country Manager for Spain, Business Development Director for Mozambique, South Africa ,Tanzania and later for Europe and Euroasia. Finally served as General Manager for Colombia, Peru and Ecuador.
Bruno Vanuzzi
Bruno Vanuzzi
Director of Real Estate Development - South RegionMultiplan
Brazil
Bruno Vicente Becker Vanuzzi holds a Degree in Law from the UFRGS, a LLM in Civil Procedure and Constitutional Law from UFRGS, and holds an MBA in Concessions and PPPs from the FESPSP, in partnership with the London School of Economics. He was Secretary of Strategic Partnerships of the City of Porto Alegre. He is a member of the intergovernmental network RedePPP. He has been a State Attorney for Rio Grande do Sul since 2010, and was a member of the Concession and PPP Unit of the State of Rio Grande do Sul. He also was Secretary of Partnerships of the State of Rio Grande do Sul for the Bienio 2019-2020.
Danillo Marcondes
Danillo Marcondes
Director of Infrastructure InvestmentsGLP
Brazil
Danillo Marcondes is the Director of infrastructure investments at GLP Brasil. He has experience in business development and executing M&A transactions. He was in companies such as Unibanco, Itaú BBA, Virtus BR Partners and Grupo EcoRodovias. At Unibanco and Itaú BBA, he worked in the investment banking department. In 2009 he joined Virtus BR Partners, a financial advisor working in M&A and debt restructuring. In 2013, he joined the EcoRodovias Group as Business Development Manager, responsible for executing strategic transactions. He graduated in Computer Engineering from UNICAMP and has a Global Executive MBA from IE Business School.
Giovanni Pengue Filho
Giovanni Pengue Filho
General DirectorARTESP
Brazil
Experienced professional with a history of over 14 years in logistics and transportation, governance and information technology, working in both public and private areas. At ARTESP he's responsible for the State of Sao Paulo's Highway Concession Program contracts, also for the Inter-municipal Passenger Transportation and the first Local Airport Concessions of the state. Furthermore, he works in the development of projects of new concessions, in new public policies for transportation with the implement of innovative concepts in electronic toll collection (Peer-to-Peer) and the opening of this market to new operators, besides the implementation and operation of the Information Control Center and new tools of intelligence and management.
Jean-Emmanuel Seixas
Jean-Emmanuel Seixas
Latam CEO and COOEgis
Brazil
Jean-Emmanuel Seixas holds a master's degree in Urban Planning and Civil Engineering. He began his career as head of the Civil Construction sector of the French Embassy in the United States. From 2003 to 2006, he was an advisor to the Director General for International Relations of the French highways. Since 2006, he has been working at Egis, having joined the project manager, responsible for the development of engineering business and transport project management. In 2010, he served as the CEO of Egis Indonesia and is currently the CEO of Egis Engenharia e Consultoria, a Brazilian company of the Egis Group.
João Octaviano Machado Neto
João Octaviano Machado Neto
Secretário de Logística e TransporteGoverno do Estado de São Paulo
Brazil
Graduated in Civil Engineer from Mauá School of Engineering. He has been working in Public Management for 33 years, his last position as Municipal Secretary of Mobility and Transport. He was president of CET- Traffic Engineering Company and executive secretary of the Public Private Housing Partnership Program. He also held positions such as Prodam's president, Municipal Secretary of Management, Assistant Secretary of Municipal Planning and Municipal Secretary of Services and Works.
José Bartolomeu
José Bartolomeu
CEO BrazilROADIS
Brazil
Jose Bartolomeu is the CEO and IRO of Viabahia SA, a Roadis Company. Viabahia is a 680km road Concession in Bahia State. Roadis is a subsidiary of the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP). José has a degree in Management and MBA in Finance and has more than 19+ years’ in Corporate Finance/Financial Leadership with unique experience in corporate development as well as project finance, concessions and 3P projects, within rapidly changing international markets.
Linomar Deroldo
Linomar Deroldo
Diretor de RI e SustentabilidadeLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
Graduated in Accounting from São Judas Tadeu University, Postgraduate in Accounting and Auditing from Ítalo Brasileiro College, holds an MBA in Controller from Fipecafi and a Stricto Senso Master from Ohio University. He worked in companies such as Moore Cross, Independent Auditors S.C, Liquipar S.A. Participações, Sansuy S.A, BDO Directa Consultores, Zerbini Foundation / INCOR, VAE - Value and Business Attitude. At Tebe S.A Highways Concessionaire, he served as Commercial, Administrative, and Financial Officer and later CEO. At Arteris S.A he served as CEO of the State Concessionaires and currently holds the position of Executive Director of Institutional Relations and Sustainability.
Marco Aurélio Barcelos
Marco Aurélio Barcelos
Executive PresidentABCR - Associacao Brasileira de Concessionarias de
Brazil
Marco Aurélio Barcelos is Secretary of Infrastructure and Mobility of the State of Minas Gerais. Previously, he held the positions of Secretary of Articulation for Investments and Partnerships in the Investment Partnerships Program (PPI) of the Presidency of the Republic and of Legal Officer in São Paulo Business. He holds a PhD in State Law from USP, a Master's in Law (LL.M) from the University of London and a Master's in Administrative Law from UFMG. He was also a consultant for PPPs of the Getúlio Vargas Foundation and director of the PPP Unit of the State Government of Minas Gerais.
27/11 | 14:15 - 15:15
Bidding Law and its reflections on Concession and PPP laws - What are the next steps?
Co-chairs
André DabusMarsh
Bruno SenaBMPI
Caio LoureiroTozziniFreire Advogados
Carlos José SouzaAndrade Gutierrez
Gustavo BarretoCCR
Henrique PaivaSiemens Energy Brasil
Rosane Menezes LohbauerMadrona Advogados
Thiago CaldeiraLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Water and sewage - Who pays the bill for the project scarcity?
Co-chairs
André AbuchamEngeform
André Pentagna Guimarães SalazarGrupo Aterpa
Cristiano SoaresMiya
Federico LagrecaSUEZ
Guilherme AlbuquerqueGuilherme Albuquerque
Luciana CapanemaBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Pedro Grünauer KassabDiamante Geração de Energia
Electric mobility, energy storage and other technologies - Which adjustments are necessary for boosting innovation?
Co-chairs
Carlos Eduardo SouzaEnel X
Daniel MaiaAthon Energia
David TaffSiemens Participações Ltda.
Glauco FreitasHitachi
Lauro NetoLACTEC
Transmission - How long will the honeymoon last?
Co-chairs
Carla PrimaveraLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Ivo Sechi NazarenoANEEL
José Guilherme SouzaVinci Partners
Rafael PaniaguaABB
Rui ChammasISA CTEEP - Companhia de Transmissão de Energia Elétrica Paulista
Wilson Ferreira Jr.BR Distribuidora
M&A in O&G - Sector consolidation after end of the monopoly?
Co-chairs
Adriana MarquesBF Capital
Marco de CarvalhoBarclays
Marcos GanutAlvarez & Marsal
Mauro BattistiBNP Paribas
Bidding Law and its reflections on Concession and PPP laws - What are the next steps?
André Dabus
André Dabus
Director of Construction & Infrastructure
Marsh
Bruno Sena
Bruno Sena
CEO
BMPI
Caio Loureiro
Caio Loureiro
Partner
TozziniFreire Advogados
Carlos José Souza
Carlos José Souza
Director of Institutional Affairs
Andrade Gutierrez
Gustavo Barreto
Gustavo Barreto
Superintendente Relações Institucionais
CCR
Henrique Paiva
Henrique Paiva
Director for Government Relations
Siemens Energy Brasil
Rosane Menezes Lohbauer
Rosane Menezes Lohbauer
Founding Partner
Madrona Advogados
Thiago Caldeira
Thiago Caldeira
Carrier Transition
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
André Dabus
André Dabus
Director of Construction & InfrastructureMarsh
Brazil
André Dabus is Director of Construction & Infrastructure of Marsh Brazil, Insurance broker authorized by Susep and lawyer formed by PUC-SP. Certification CP3P-F by APMG Internacional, he holds a postgraduate degree in Infrastructure Law from the FGV- SP and an executive MBA from Fundação Don Cabral. He is also a professor of the MBA of Insurance and Reinsurance Law of ESSP- Escola Superior de Seguros Privados and Professor of the MBA PPPs and Concessions - FESP-SP /LSE.
Bruno Sena
Bruno Sena
CEOBMPI
Brazil
He holds a degree in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Minas Gerais, having started his career in the financial market at Banco Opportunity. He was previously Managing Director at Internet Group, company integrated by iG, BrTurbo and iBest. In 2009, he joined Angra Infra as Managing Partner, where he could manage a wide range of investment in infrastructure. In 2013, he founded Barbosa Mello Investimentos, an infrastructure investment holding company. The company currently has investments in sectors such as water, energy, social infrastructure, street lighting and transports.
Caio Loureiro
Caio Loureiro
PartnerTozziniFreire Advogados
Brazil
CCaio de Souza Loureiro holds is a PhD Candidate at USP and holds a Master in Public Law from PUC-SP. For 15 years, he has been a lawyer in the infrastructure practice, with a focus on structuring projects, advising on bidding and regulatory and contract management. Caio advises public and private clients on relevant infrastructure projects, especially on highways, ports, airports, sanitation and social infrastructure (education and health). He is a professor in PPP and Concessions MBA (FESP-SP | London School of Economics), and ProCED, from FIA.
Carlos José Souza
Carlos José Souza
Director of Institutional AffairsAndrade Gutierrez
Brazil
Carlos José is president of the AG Brazil and Latin America Business Unit. Holding degrees in Accounting and Law and an MBA in Business Management from the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV), he joined the AG Group in 1985 as an assets assistant. He was also commercial manager and commercial superintendent before leading the Commercial Vice President for Public Infrastructure Brazil. At UN Brazil / Latin America, the executive is responsible for contract prospecting, business strategy and analysis of performance indicators.
Gustavo Barreto
Gustavo Barreto
Superintendente Relações InstitucionaisCCR
Brazil
Holds a Degree in Business Administrator (UniCEUB/DF), with post-graduation in political marketing (UnB) and business Management – Successors Development program (IBMEC/RJ). Joined the CCR Group in 2017 with a focus on regulation and concession projects and PPPs, maintaining permanent interlocution with government authorities and other stakeholders in the infrastructure sector. For more than seven years he has been a consultant for large companies at Patri Consultoria, with emphasis on government relations and public policies. Integrates the advisory board of ABDIB – Brazilian Association of infrastructure and basic industries and the Infrastructure Council of CNI – National Confederation of Industry.
Henrique Paiva
Henrique Paiva
Director for Government RelationsSiemens Energy Brasil
Brazil
Henrique Paiva is the Director for Government Relations and Sustainability of Siemens, whose responsibility is the management of governmental and institutional relations, strategic communication with the business areas, corporate governance of sustainability. He is currently part of the Siemens global group dealing with China's Belt & Road Initiative (BRI). Henrique is also the Chief Executive Secretary and responsible for Siemens Foundation Brazil. In addition, he is a member of ABDIB, ABINEE, COGEN, ABIMAQ, CEBRI, CNI MEI, ICC Brasil. Henrique Paiva has been working at Siemens since 2005.
Rosane Menezes Lohbauer
Rosane Menezes Lohbauer
Founding PartnerMadrona Advogados
Brazil
Rosane has extensive experience in structuring infrastructure projects in connection with concessions and public-private partnerships (PPPs) in sanitation, urban mobility, and health sectors, among others. She was responsible for the implementation of the first PPP project in the sanitation sector in the State of São Paulo in 2007. Since then, she has advised several clients on the structuring and legal modeling of public services, administrative contracts, participation in bidding processes, structuring of guarantees, and regulated sectors. She holds a postgraduate degree in International Executive Business Administration, with emphasis in Economic Law, from FGV.
Thiago Caldeira
Thiago Caldeira
Carrier TransitionLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
Thiago has become a civil servant after passing a national examination for a Legislative Consultant in the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies. He was the Coordinator-General on Regulatory Policies in the Secretary for Civil Aviation, when he focused his job on airport concession structuring and on policies for promoting the air transportation market. He pursued a career in public services regulation in the ANEEL, where he mainly dealt with economic regulation in concession contracts of power distribution and transmission. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics and a Bachelor's degree in Law and a Master's degree in Regulation and Business Management from UnB. He also currently attends Ph.D classes in Economics at Brasilia Catholic University.
Water and sewage - Who pays the bill for the project scarcity?
André Abucham
André Abucham
Diretor Superintendente
Engeform
André Pentagna Guimarães Salazar
André Pentagna Guimarães Salazar
CEO
Grupo Aterpa
Cristiano Soares
Cristiano Soares
CEO
Miya
Federico Lagreca
Federico Lagreca
CEO Brazil
SUEZ
Guilherme Albuquerque
Guilherme Albuquerque
Head Desestatização e Projetos
Guilherme Albuquerque
Luciana Capanema
Luciana Capanema
Head of Planning Department
BNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Pedro Grünauer Kassab
Pedro Grünauer Kassab
VP of the Board
Diamante Geração de Energia
André Abucham
André Abucham
Diretor SuperintendenteEngeform
Brazil
André Villac Abucham developed his career accumulating national and international experience. Graduated in civil engineering at Mackenzie University in 1998 and studied, between 2011 and 2013, the Owner and President Management Program, at Harvard University. He was Citigroup’s Vice President and Member of Directors Council in New York for seven years and, currently, he is Engeform’s superintendent director, where he he's been for twelve years. He has also worked as a technical and commercial diretor in this company and he is responsible for more than 100 major engineering projects carried out by Engeform.
André Pentagna Guimarães Salazar
André Pentagna Guimarães Salazar
CEOGrupo Aterpa
Brazil
André Pentagna Guimarães Salazar is CEO of the Aterpa Group, which has been operating since 1951 in the infrastructure sectors with emphasis on the construction of highways, railways, bridges, tunnels and sanitation. Civil engineer graduated from UFMG, with a postgraduate degree in Business Management from FGV - EAESP and an MBA from IE Business School. He is a shareholder and member of the 3rd generation of the founding family of the Aterpa Group, and has been in the company since 1999 where he held leadership positions in worksites, Commercial Director position and a COO position before becoming Group's CEO
Cristiano Soares
Cristiano Soares
CEOMiya
Brazil
Cristiano Soares is Managing Director of Miya Brazil and BBL Engenharia, senior executive with an excellent track record of conquering major infrastructure development projects. Substantial experience in working with large energy/utility companies and Brazilian companies and having worked for more than 10 years as Águas de Portugal executive in concessions in Brazil, Mozambique, and Angola. He has significant experience in strategic management and business, managing business relationships and developing lasting relationships that lead to lucrative contracts in Brazil and Africa.
Federico Lagreca
Federico Lagreca
CEO BrazilSUEZ
Brazil
Federico Lagreca is Commercial Director for the public market of Suez Brasil since 2016, responsible for the development of new businesses. More than 15 years in large infrastructure companies, in various positions. He began his career at OAS, and worked at SETAL and Acciona Agua. In this last one was the main executive, responsible for the start up of the company in Brazil and development and growth of the business. Graduated in Eng. Civil at Mauá, with postgraduate degree in Business Administration and MBA in Business Management by FIA-USP, PMP certification by PMI, international business course at Columbia University, specialization in Project Management from George Washington University and MBA in Sustainable Economy from EOI, Spain.
Guilherme Albuquerque
Guilherme Albuquerque
Head Desestatização e ProjetosGuilherme Albuquerque
Brazil
Guilherme joined BNDES in 2009 and spent seven years in the area of ​​corporate finance and water and sanitation projects for public and private companies. Since 2016, he has led the state's PPP and privatization program at BNDES to contract and oversee the development of feasibility studies in different infrastructure sectors such as water and sanitation, gas distribution, energy and security.
Luciana Capanema
Luciana Capanema
Head of Planning DepartmentBNDES - The Brazilian Development Bank
Brazil
Pedro Grünauer Kassab
Pedro Grünauer Kassab
VP of the BoardDiamante Geração de Energia
Brazil
Over 10 years’ experience in banking, focused on M&A and project finance advisory for infrastructure assets, having led the execution of transactions in a total amount exceeding USD 10bn, including several landmark deals in the Brazilian infrastructure sector. Pedro holds a B.A. and a Master’s Degree in Systems Engineering from the University of São Paulo, and is a charterholder of CFA, FRM and CAIA.
Electric mobility, energy storage and other technologies - Which adjustments are necessary for boosting innovation?
Carlos Eduardo Souza
Carlos Eduardo Souza
Head e-City
Enel X
Daniel Maia
Daniel Maia
CEO
Athon Energia
David Taff
David Taff
CEO
Siemens Participações Ltda.
Glauco Freitas
Glauco Freitas
VP de Marketing e Vendas - Power Grids
Hitachi
Lauro Neto
Lauro Neto
Chief Operating Officer
LACTEC
Carlos Eduardo Souza
Carlos Eduardo Souza
Head e-CityEnel X
Brazil
Carlos Eduardo Cardoso de Souza is responsible for Government Customer Solutions (e-City) at Enel X Brasil. Graduated in Computer Science from the Catholic University of Petrópolis, has an MBA in Business Management, specialization in Service and Relationship Marketing, and extensive experience in the energy market with over 17 years of experience, especially in developing new business models. and solutions for cities.
Daniel Maia
Daniel Maia
CEOAthon Energia
Brazil
He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from FGV-SP, and is the CEO and founder of Athon Energia. He is a member of Unicasa's Board of Directors, as well as a director of the healthy food network Salad Creations and Boali since 2014. He also holds the position of Advisory Counselor of the RPS Capital Fund. He has worked in the Tarpon Investimentos Fund as an associate responsible for investments in retail and other sectors. He was one of the fund managers of Arezzo & Co, one of the fund's investees, where he served as Investor Relations and Strategic Planning Officer from 2011 to 2013 and later acting as Secretary of the Board of Directors. He started his career in 2005 doing analysis of Soft Commodities at BNP Paribas Paris
David Taff
David Taff
CEOSiemens Participações Ltda.
Brazil
David Taff is the Senior Investment Manager of the Private Equity division of Siemens Financial Services, and CEO of the SFS Investment Company in Brazil. He is responsible for growing and managing a portfolio of private equity investments in the Americas on behalf of Siemens Financial Services. David started his career at Bear, Stearns & Co. as an investment analyst. In this role, he was ranked in the Institutional Investor annual selection of outstanding Latin American securities analysts. David was also the CFO of a Brazilian IPP (independent power producer). Prior to joining SIEMENS, David was the Director at GE responsible for structuring and underwriting investments in strategic transactions in Latin America.
Glauco Freitas
Glauco Freitas
VP de Marketing e Vendas - Power GridsHitachi
Brazil
A delivery-oriented person with a strong track record of managing Sales Operations in demanding environments. With more than 20 years’ managerial experience in the Marketing & Sales department of the major players in the Generation, Transmission and Distribution segment, ALSTOM, AREVA, GE and ABB, including experience in Brazil and USA. Wide knowledge of the Brazilian electrical sector and its agents.
Lauro Neto
Lauro Neto
Chief Operating OfficerLACTEC
Brazil
Senior C-Level executive with 20+ years of experience in the Energy and Construction sectors, helping companies deploy their business in Brazil and also operating and maintaining their assets, implementing new technologies and business models. Having majored in Civil Engineering with an PMP certification and Financial Management Specialization, as the COO of Lactec, one of the most relevant R&D centers in Brazil, I’m in charge of R&D and innovation areas, Labs, and Technological Services (assets monitoring systems, lidar scanning, due diligence consultancy, hydropower plants hydraulic models and more).
Transmission - How long will the honeymoon last?
Carla Primavera
Carla Primavera
Deputy MD, Energy Division
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Ivo Sechi Nazareno
Ivo Sechi Nazareno
Superintendente - SCT
ANEEL
José Guilherme Souza
José Guilherme Souza
Managing Partner - Head of Infrastructure Investments
Vinci Partners
Rafael Paniagua
Rafael Paniagua
Presidente
ABB
Rui Chammas
Rui Chammas
CEO
ISA CTEEP - Companhia de Transmissão de Energia Elétrica Paulista
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
CEO
BR Distribuidora
Carla Primavera
Carla Primavera
Deputy MD, Energy DivisionLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Brazil
Carla Gaspar Primavera is BNDES Energy Area Superintendent, responsible for leading teams that structure financing for electricity generation, transmission and distribution projects, as well as for the institutional representation of this area with public and private institutions. BNDES career officer since 2000, has experience in leading BNDES legal teams to analyze regulatory, contractual, corporate, financial and environmental aspects of projects, always aiming to achieve long-term credit goals in a sustainable manner. She is a lawyer at UERJ, with an MBA in Business Economics from Fundação Getúlio Vargas. She is currently Under-Secretary of Concessions and Partnerships of the Secretary of State for Economic Development, Employment and I
Ivo Sechi Nazareno
Ivo Sechi Nazareno
Superintendente - SCTANEEL
Brazil
Electrical Engineer graduated from the Federal School of Engineering of ltajubá (1999), Master (2003) and PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of São Paulo (2009). He was an electrical engineer for the distributor Caiuá Serviços de Electricidade S / A from 2000 to 2004. Since June 2005 he has been an expert in regulation at ANEEL. He was Deputy Superintendent of SRT from July 2011 to February 2013, when he was appointed Superintendent of SCT. Between August 2012 and December 2013, he was chairman of ANEEL's Special Bidding Committee.
José Guilherme Souza
José Guilherme Souza
Managing Partner - Head of Infrastructure InvestmentsVinci Partners
Brazil
Mr Souza has been with Vinci Partners since inception, and had been manager of FIP Brasil Energia while at Banco Pactual until 2009. At Vinci, Mr Souza was responsible for monitoring the investment in Equatorial Energia until 2015 and has served as board member of Celpa (Centrais Eletrica do Para), Cecrisa, and is still at the board of Grupo CBO. He holds a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Escola Federal de Engenharia de Itajubá (EFEI) and an MBA with a major in Corporate Finance and Accounting from University of Rochester, New York (Beta Gamma Sigma award).
Rafael Paniagua
Rafael Paniagua
PresidenteABB
Brazil
Rafael is a senior experienced leader in the area of Power and Automation, he has been leading Global Businesses and he has been working in different continents (Europe, North America and South America) with deep knowledge in Energy, Industry and Infrastructure, working with the worldwide recognized leaders. Vice President of the ABINEE, Brazilian Manufacturer Association for Electrical and Electronic Equipment and Member of the Board of ABDIB, Brazilian Association of Infrastructure and Industry. Some areas of expertise are Renewable energies development, energy efficiency, power transmission, automation and productivity in the industry, Digital Transformation and Robotics.
Rui Chammas
Rui Chammas
CEOISA CTEEP - Companhia de Transmissão de Energia Elétrica Paulista
Brazil
Rui Chammas is CEO of CTEEP in Brazil, graduated as Aeronautical Infrastructure Engineer at ITA- Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, he has multiple professional experience. Recently he worked in the Sugar&Ethanol busines as Biosev CEO and previously he held many positions during 11 years working at Braskem and 15 years working at the French group Rhodia, both in Brazil and France
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
Wilson Ferreira Jr.
CEOBR Distribuidora
Brazil
Wilson Ferreira Jr is CEO of BR Distribuidora. He graduated in Electrical Engineering at the Engineering School of Mackenzie University, and in Business Administration at Mackenzie University. He holds a master's degree in Energy from USP and holds several specializations, among which Workplace Safety Engineering (Mackenzie University), Marketing (Getúlio Vargas Foundation) and Electric Power Distribution Management (Swedish Power Co.). At Cesp, he held several positions, including Chief Distribution Officer. He was CEO of RGE from, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bandeirante Energia S.A. and CEO of CPFL Paulista. In 2002, he became CEO of CPFL Energia and he was also the Chairman of Abradee and Abdib.
M&A in O&G - Sector consolidation after end of the monopoly?
Adriana Marques
Adriana Marques
Partner
BF Capital
Marco de Carvalho
Marco de Carvalho
Managing Director
Barclays
Marcos Ganut
Marcos Ganut
Managing Director
Alvarez & Marsal
Mauro Battisti
Mauro Battisti
Global Co-Head of Energy & Renewables
BNP Paribas
Adriana Marques
Adriana Marques
PartnerBF Capital
Brazil
Engenheira Química pela UFRJ e MBA em Finanças Corporativas pelo IBMEC Rio de Janeiro. Nos últimos anos ocupou cargos executivos na gestão de risco e operações estruturadas em bancos de investimentos. Ainda conta com experiência em áreas relacionadas à assessoria em M&A e relações com investidores.
Marco de Carvalho
Marco de Carvalho
Managing DirectorBarclays
Brazil
Mr. de Carvalho joined Barclays in New York in 2009; he became Head of LatAm M&A in 2012, Head of Banking for Brazil in 2014, and CEO of Barclays Brazil in 2015. He has 22 years of Banking experience, having worked for 9 years at Merrill Lynch in New York and 3 years at Unibanco in Brazil. He is a Board member of the Escola Americana do Rio de Janeiro. Mr. de Carvalho holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. degree in Aeronautics-Mechanical Engineering from ITA.
Marcos Ganut
Marcos Ganut
Managing DirectorAlvarez & Marsal
Brazil
Marcos Ganut is Global Partner and Head of Capital Projects & Infrastructure at Alvarez & Marsal. Experience of more than 20 years in the coordination and execution of capital projects services, claims consulting, internal controls and risk management, control and cost evaluations, works audit, litigation analysis, among others. Ganut was a partner at Deloitte, where he structured the Infrastructure and Capital Project area, coordinating a team of more than 120 engineers. He was a leader in the practice of Latin America for Infrastructure and Capital Projects with experience in international projects. Graduated in Mechanical Engineering from Mackenzie, MBA in Corporate Finance and Strategic Management and MBA in Project Management at FGV.
Mauro Battisti
Mauro Battisti
Global Co-Head of Energy & RenewablesBNP Paribas
Brazil
Mauro has more than 22 years of experience in the Power & Utilities and O&G sectors, having completed more than 160 transactions in M&A, Project Finance and ECM in LatAm and Europe. Prior to joining BNP Paribas, he worked for 7 years and a half on BTG Pactual's Investment Banking. He also worked in London for Dresdner Kleinwort and HSBC Investment Bank, always focused on covering the energy chain. He began his career at Itaú BBA, at the Project Finance team for the energy segment. He holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of São Paulo (FEA-USP), MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Masters in International Studies from the same University, with emphasis on finance, public and energy policies.

Advisory Board - Infra Latam

Andre Clark
Andre Clark
General Manager
Siemens Energy Brasil
Andre Clark
http://
http://
+5531984731064
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
With more than 100 years of experience in the country, the Siemens transforms its excellence in electrification, automation and digitization into solutions to break borders and bring ingenuity to Brazilians.
Andrés García Novel
Andrés García Novel
Energy Sector Lead - LAC
IFC
Andrés García Novel
http://www.ifc.org/
http://www.ifc.org/
+52 55 3098-0130
Ciudad de México | CMX | Mexico
Although part of the Bank Group, IFC is a separate legal entity with separate Articles of Agreement, share capital, financial structure, management, and staff. Membership in IFC is open only to member countries of the World Bank.
Benjamín Torres-Barrón
Benjamín Torres-Barrón
Partner
Baker McKenzie
Benjamín Torres-Barrón
http://www.bakermckenzie.com/en/locations/latin-america/mexico
Ciudad de México | CMX | Mexico
Baker McKenzie is recognized worldwide for its best-in-class client service, practices and for carrying out the most deals year-after-year through our unmatched global platform across 77 offices and 47 emerging and developed countries. Companies based in or with operations in Latin America, routinely rely on our leading cross-border and Latin America energy, mining & infrastructure attorneys for their most important transactional and disputes matters. As the largest law firm in Latin America with over 850 attorneys, we offer clients 60+ years of on-the-ground presence in the region, unique coverage in Latin America across our 15 offices and 7 countries*, and from major finance centers globally. *Through a cooperation agreement with Trench Rossi Watanabe, a Brazilian law firm
Bruno Sena
Bruno Sena
CEO
BMPI
Bruno Sena
http://www.bmpi.com.br
http://www.bmpi.com.br
+55 11 3168-0108
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
Holding company of equity stakes in businesses and structured projects in infrastructure sector, particularly dedicated to solutions for sustainable cities (efficient sanitation and public lighting systems). The company highlights governance and management as primary sources of value creation in its business and also leverages an articulated framework to execution of new investments. It currently holds equity position in sub-holdings and 7 companies of diverse business niches in infrastructure.
Bruno Werneck
Bruno Werneck
Partner
Mayer Brown Tauil & Chequer
Bruno Werneck
http://www.tauilchequer.com.br
Rio De Janeiro | ES | Brazil
Tauil & Chequer Advogados is a full service law firm. Working together, our team provides a comprehensive solution to the full array of issues that arise in your business.
Carlos Barrera
Carlos Barrera
CEO
Atlas Renewable Energy
Carlos Barrera
http://atlasrenewableenergy.com/
Miami, | FL | USA
Atlas Renewable Energy is an Actis portfolio company focused on the development, execution and operation of renewable energy projects across Latin America.
Carlos Linares Peñaloza
Carlos Linares Peñaloza
President of the Board
COFIDE
Carlos Linares Peñaloza
http://www.cofide.com.pe
Lima | Peru
We aim at boosting sustainable and inclusive development in the country, increasing its productivity and competitiveness, providing financing and other financial services.
César Ramírez
César Ramírez
Head Portfolio Manager
Unión para la Infraestructura
César Ramírez
http://
Lima | Peru
Credicorp is Peru’s largest financial holding company. Through its subsidiaries, Credicorp provides commercial banking, microlending, insurance, pension fund management and financial advisory services at an international level.
Cristina Pardo de Vera Posada
Cristina Pardo de Vera Posada
CEO
R&Q Concesiones e Infraestructura
Cristina Pardo de Vera Posada
http://ryq.cl/
http://ryq.cl/
+56 2 23391700
Santiago | Chile
R&Q Concesiones is a project originator and investment promotor in public infrastructure. Its business is focused on major projects awarded by chilean governement under a PPP Scheme.
Cristóbal Rodríguez Ugarte
Cristóbal Rodríguez Ugarte
CEO
Las Américas
Cristóbal Rodríguez Ugarte
http://www.lasamericas.cl
Santiago | Chile
Las Américas Fondo de Inversión busca generar valor a través de sus inversiones en distintas empresas, enfocándose en el mercado inmobiliario y la industria de concesiones de infraestructura, entre otros. En los últimos cuatro años, hemos mejorado y visto crecer la gestión de muchas empresas, entregando excelentes rentabilidades a sus aportantes, repartiendo U$ 4 mil millones en dividendos y alcanzando los U$ 120 millones en administración de activos de infraestructura.
Dênio Cidreira
Dênio Cidreira
President
Fonte Nova Negócios e Participações
Dênio Cidreira
http://www.itaipavaarenafontenova.com.br
Salvador | BA | Brazil
Fonte Nova Arena is a consolidated event venue, housing a wide range of corporate and entertainment events, as well as touristic activities. By the end of the year, about 1m people should pass through or attend sporting an non-sporting events at Arena.
Diana Muñozcano
Diana Muñozcano
CIO
Grupo Indi
Diana Muñozcano
http://grupoindi.com
http://grupoindi.com
+52 (55) 5540-6750
Naucalpan de Juárez | MEX | Angola
Diego Hollweck
Diego Hollweck
CEO
Latin America Power
Diego Hollweck
http://www.latampower.com
Santiago | Chile
Latin America Power (LAP) was born in early September 2011, as a power generation company aiming to improve the energy matrix for Chile and Peru using renewable sources, while maintaining close relationships with local communities.
Elias de Souza
Elias de Souza
Partner - Infra and Capital Projects
Deloitte
Elias de Souza
http://www.deloitte.com
http://www.deloitte.com
+55 11 5186-1000
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
Deloitte is one of the world’s leading firms, delivering outstanding management, consulting and advisory services in 154 countries, to more than one-half of the largest companies listed in Fortune Global 500, as well as public enterprises and institutions, locally important clients and fast-growing multinational companies. Deloitte is committed to driving economic growth and supporting a sustainable society. Using the Deloitte Network’s insights to handling challenges and opportunities is the gateway to achieving individual growth, business success and to creating a prosperous society. Deloitte has an infrastructure and capital projects team that provides a wide range of services throughout the asset lifecycle, combining global best practices from their experience on the world’s largest and most complex projects to help clients to maximize the value of their investment. We advise public and private sector projects commissioners, as well as both sides of a public-private partnership.
Fernando Bravo
Fernando Bravo
Managing Director - Infrastructure
Goldman Sachs
Fernando Bravo
http://www.goldmansachs.com/
New York | NY | USA
Investment Banking
Fernando Carrandi
Fernando Carrandi
VP of Airport Investments & Operations
Agunsa
Fernando Carrandi
http://www.agunsa.com
http://www.agunsa.com
+56 2 24602700
Las Condes | Chile
With a presence in more than 20 countries AGUNSA is a leading multinational company in agency services and logistics. AGUNSA operates the airports of Serena, Calama and Magallenas in Chile.
Javier Contreras
Javier Contreras
Partner and Director of Infrastructure
Ameris Capital
Javier Contreras
http://ameris.cl/
http://ameris.cl/
+56 2 2499 7600
Chile
Ameris Capital is a financial services company focused on corporate finance, asset management, and institutional fund distribution.
Jean Pierre Serani Toro
Jean Pierre Serani Toro
CEO, Investment Banking
Bancolombia
Jean Pierre Serani Toro
http://www.grupobancolombia.com/webcorporativa/
Medellin | Colombia
We are a leading, trendsetting financial group that generates a superior experience for its clients, pride for its employees, and value for its shareholders, in a sustainable manner.
Jordi Tasias
Jordi Tasias
Managing Director, Latin America
CDPQ
Jordi Tasias
http://www.cdpq.com
http://www.cdpq.com
+52 55 28816709
Ciudad de Mexico | CMX | Mexico
Canadian long-term institutional investor, CDPQ has been a major infrastructure investor for more than 15 years.
Jorge Valenzuela
Jorge Valenzuela
Principal & Managing Director, Advisory Services
ARUP
Jorge Valenzuela
http://www.arup.com
http://www.arup.com
+1 415 957 9445
San Francisco | CA | USA
Arup is a multi–disciplinary firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists. The firm has over 15,000 staff based in 90 offices across 40 countries.
Jose Antonio Rossier Guillot
Jose Antonio Rossier Guillot
Managing Director - Infrastructure, Real Estate & Financial Sponsors
BBVA - Mexico
Jose Antonio Rossier Guillot
http://www.bbva.com.mx
http://www.bbva.com.mx
+52 55 5621 3434
Mexico City | CMX | Mexico
Bank
José Guilherme Souza
José Guilherme Souza
Managing Partner - Head of Infrastructure Investments
Vinci Partners
José Guilherme Souza
http://www.vincipartners.com
Rio De Janeiro | Brazil
Vinci is one of Brazil’s largest alternative investment firms, with over R$ 30bi of AUM. The Real Estate area represents R$2,0bi of this AUM with investments across different asset classes and strategies.
José María Zertuche
José María Zertuche
Managing Director, Infrastructure
BlackRock
José María Zertuche
https://www.blackrock.com/mx/home
Mexico City | CMX | Mexico
BlackRock is trusted to manage more money than any other investment firm. Our business is investing on behalf of our clients - from large institutions to parents and grandparents, teachers, nurses, doctors and people from all walks of life.
Joswilb Vega Ugarte
Joswilb Vega Ugarte
Head of Research
Profuturo AFP
Joswilb Vega Ugarte
http://www.profuturo.com.pe
Lima | Peru
Profuturo AFP is part of Scotiabank, one of the world's leading financial institutions.
Manuel Rodríguez Arregui
Manuel Rodríguez Arregui
Founding Partner
Ainda Energia & Infraestructura
Manuel Rodríguez Arregui
http://www.ainda.mx
http://www.ainda.mx
+52 (55) 5202 7690
Ciudad de México | CMX | Mexico
Ainda is a listed private equity fund (CKD) focused on investing in energy and infrastructure projects in Mexico. Ainda has signed a strategic alliance with Goldman Sachs Merchant Bank Division to identify opportunities to co-invest in the country.
Marcelo Felberg
Marcelo Felberg
CFO Americas
DP World Americas
Marcelo Felberg
http://web.dpworld.com/contact/
Charlotte | NC | USA
DP World is the leading enabler of global trade and an integral part of the supply chain. We operate multiple related businesses – from marine and inland terminals, marine services, logistics and ancillary services, to technology-driven trade solutions. Our portfolio of more than 150 operations in over 50 countries in six continents gives us a significant presence both in high-growth and mature markets. DP World’s has more than 50,000 employees from 120 countries.
Marco Cauduro
Marco Cauduro
CEO
CCR
Marco Cauduro
http://www.grupoccr.com.br
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
CCR Group is one of the major infrastructure concession companies in Latin America. Divided into four business units, CCR Highways SP, CCR Highways BR, CCR Mobility and CCR Airports, the company operates in the main transportation modes in the region. In the road segment, it controls 3,265 kilometres of highways in four Brazilian states where the highest concentration of GDP passes through. In the transportation of passengers, it holds the concessions of lines 4 and recently won the auction to manage lines 5 and 17 of the São Paulo metro system. In addition, it is responsible for the boat system and the VLT in Rio de Janeiro and the subway operation in the capital of Bahia, Salvador. In airport concessions, the company operates in the airports of Quito (Ecuador), San José (Costa Rica), Curaçao and Belo Horizonte (Brazil). Besides, the CCR Group also has expertise in high-capacity data transmission and airport services in the United States.
Marco Fragale
Marco Fragale
Country Manager
Enel - Perú
Marcos Almeida
Marcos Almeida
Managing Partner
Brookfield Infrastructure Group
Marcos Almeida
https://bip.brookfield.com/en
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
Asset Manager in Infrastructure, Renewable Energy, Real Estate, Sustainable Resources, and Private Equity.
Mauricio Ossa Echeverri
Mauricio Ossa Echeverri
Presidente - CEO
Odinsa
Mauricio Ossa Echeverri
http://www.odinsa.com/es
Bogotá | Colombia
Odinsa, a Colombian company, a subsidiary of Grupo Argos, is an organization dedicated to the structuring, management and development of infrastructure projects for highway and airport concessions.
Michael Timmermann
Michael Timmermann
Head Infra & PE, Chile, Peru, Colombia
BTG Pactual - Chile
Michael Timmermann
http://www.btgpactual.cl
Santiago | Chile
BTG Pactual is an innovative global financial firm that operates as a meritocratic partnership with a passion for consistently creating value for its clients and shareholders.
Miguel Toledo
Miguel Toledo
CIO - Colombia & Peru
IFC
Miguel Toledo
http://www.ifc.org
http://www.ifc.org
+ 571 319 2330
Bogotá | Colombia
Multilateral global development institution focused exclusively on supporting private sector development in developing markets.
Ricardo Alves
Ricardo Alves
Vice President - Infrastructure investments
GIC
Ricardo Alves
http://www.gic.com.sg
http://www.gic.com.sg
+55 11 3514 1600
Sao Paulo | SP | Brazil
GIC is one of the world’s largest global investors, with well over US$100 billion of assets in more than 40 countries worldwide.
Rubén López
Rubén López
Director General
Aleatica México
Rubén López
http://www.aleatica.com
http://www.aleatica.com
+52 55 5255 5250
Ciudad de México | CMX | Mexico
Sergio Salgado
Sergio Salgado
General Manager
Mitsui - Peru
Sergio Salgado
http://
http://
+51-93425-8089
Peru
We operates across 140 offices in 65 countries, utilising our global operating locations, networks and information resources to multilaterally purse business.
Solange Ribeiro
Solange Ribeiro
Deputy CEO
Neoenergia
Solange Ribeiro
http://www.neoenergia.com/
Rio De Janeiro | RJ | Brazil
Neoenergia is the second largest company in the Brazilian electric sector in terms of number of consumers. It has assets in 18 states of the country and operates throughout the energy chain: generation, transmission, distribution and free energy market.
Teresa Vernaglia
Teresa Vernaglia
CEO
BRK Ambiental
Teresa Vernaglia
https://www.brkambiental.com.br/quem-somos/
Sao Paulo | SP | Brazil
BRK Ambiental is the largest private Brazilian Company in the area of environmental solutions. Through the control of its assets, the Company can guarantee more assertive decision-making, applying best governance practices in all of its segments. This allows BRK Ambiental to ensure that the processes and systems are the same for all of its operations, guaranteeing operational gains and more accurate quality control. In the Water and Wastewater segment, BRK Ambiental operates in all regions of the country under full concession (water and wastewater) or partial concession (wastewater) model, as well as through PPPs (Public-Private Partnerships) and other associations with state and municipal entities. In addition, it has guaranteed its position with a strategy focused on synergy and on offering quality services. All of this guarantees effective performance when tackling the sanitation deficit challenge present in Brazil, while working in a complementary fashion with the government.

Advisory Board - Infra India

Boon Chin Hau
Boon Chin Hau
Head of Emerging Markets Investments
GIC
Boon Chin Hau
http://www.gic.com.sg
Singapore | Singapore
Established in 1981 to manage Singapore’s foreign reserves, GIC is a global long-term investor with well over US$100 billion in assets in over 40 countries worldwide. We work to secure Singapore’s financial future by investing across a range of asset classes in the public and private markets.
Harsh Shah
Harsh Shah
CEO & Executive Director
IndiGrid
Harsh Shah
https://www.indigrid.co.in
New Delhi | Delhi | India
IndiGrid [BSE: 540565 | NSE: INDIGRID] is the first Infrastructure Investment Trust (“InvIT”) established to own power transmission assets in India. IndiGrid owns 16 independent revenue-generating elements.
Jatin Aneja
Jatin Aneja
Practice Head–Projects & Infrastructure
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
Jatin Aneja
https://www.amsshardul.com/
New Delhi | India
Founded on a century of legal achievements, we are one of India’s leading full service law firms. Our mission is to enable business by providing solutions as trusted advisors through excellence, responsiveness, innovation, and collaboration. We are known globally for our integrated approach. Our 600+ lawyers including 116 partners provide exceptional services across practice areas which include General Corporate, Merger & Acquisition, Private Equity, Banking & Finance, Insolvency & Bankruptcy, Competition Law, Dispute Resolution, Projects & Project Finance, Capital Markets, Tax, and Intellectual Property. Helming major headline transactions and litigation across industries, we advise leading multinational corporations on their India entry and legal strategy impacting their business. We have offices in seven cities across India - New Delhi, Mumbai, Gurugram, Bengaluru, Chennai, Ahmedabad and Kolkata.
Krishna Prakash Maheshwari
Krishna Prakash Maheshwari
Chief Executive Officer
Adani Group
Krishna Prakash Maheshwari
http://www.adani.com
http://www.adani.com
+91 79 2555 9401
Ahmedabad | Gujarat | India
Since its inception in 1988, the Adani Group has grown exponentially. Over the last 25 years, the Group has established itself as a leading infrastructure conglomerate from India and put together an integrated value chain that is unique.
Manish Sharma
Manish Sharma
Partner & Leader-Capital Projects & Infrastructure
PwC
Manish Sharma
http://www.pwc.com/in/en
http://www.pwc.com/in/en
+91 91 79 3091 7000
Mumbai | India
At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 2,36,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services. Find out more and tell us what matters to you by visiting us at www.pwc.com In India, PwC has offices in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi NCR, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. For more information about PwC India’s service offerings, visit www.pwc.com/in PwC refers to the PwC International network and/or one or more of its member firms, each of which is a separate, independent and distinct legal entity. Please see www.pwc.com/structure for further details.
Pawan Kant
Pawan Kant
CEO
IndInfravit Trust
Pushkar Kulkarni
Pushkar Kulkarni
Managing Director - Infrastructure
CPPIB
Pushkar Kulkarni
https://www.cppinvestments.com/
Mumbai | India
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) is a professional investment management organization that invests the funds not needed by the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) to pay current benefits on behalf of 20 million contributors and beneficiaries.
Rajiv Agarwal
Rajiv Agarwal
CEO and Managing Director
Essar Group
Rajiv Agarwal
http://www.essarports.com/
Mumbai | Maharashtra | India
Essar Ports Limited (EPL) develops and operates ports and terminals. It is one of the largest private sector port companies in India by capacity and throughput. It is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange of India.
Sandeep Upadhyay
Sandeep Upadhyay
MD & CEO - Infrastructure Advisory
Centrum Capital
Sandeep Upadhyay
http://www.centrum.co.in
http://www.centrum.co.in
+91 22 4215 9000
Mumbai | Maharashtra | India
Centrum is a diversified financial services organization with a broad experience in financial markets.
Saurabh Agarwal
Saurabh Agarwal
Managing Director, Infra, South Asia
CDPQ
Saurabh Agarwal
http://cdpq.com/en/
http://cdpq.com/en/
+91 11 4957 7802
New Delhi | Delhi | India
CDPQ is a long-term institutional investor with more than more than $286 billion of net assets. We invest our clients’ funds worldwide, targeting high-quality assets rooted in the real economy.
Sidharath Kapur
Sidharath Kapur
Infrastructure | Airports | PPP| Renewables | Advisory
Sidharath Kapur
Andre Clark
Andre Clark
General ManagerSiemens Energy Brasil
Brazil
André Clark began his career in the Pulp&Paper industry in 1995. He has 17 years of experience in Energy, Oil&Gas, Manufacturing, Logistics and Infrastructure areas. He was CEO of Acciona for Brazil, Bolivia, Uruguay and Paraguay. Now, Mr Clark is the President and CEO of Siemens Brazil, since November, 1st, 2017. He holds Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from Universidade de São Paulo (USP) and MBA in Finance and Operations Management from New York University Stern School of Business.
Andrés García Novel
Andrés García Novel
Energy Sector Lead - LACIFC
USA
Focused in origination, structuring and management of debt and equity investments since 2006, Andres is currently based in Mexico City, where he moved from Washington DC in November 2014 and from where he now leads IFC’s infrastructure business origination in Mexico and Central America. He has more than 12 years of emerging market investment experience, including 10 years in the energy sector with IFC globally. His responsibilities currently also include originating and structuring equity transactions comprising co- investment opportunities in Mexico for the US$1.2 billion China-Mexico Fund managed by IFC’s Asset Management Company. He received an MBA from the IESE Business School (Barcelona, Spain) in 2006.
Benjamín Torres-Barrón
Benjamín Torres-Barrón
PartnerBaker McKenzie
Mexico
Benjamín Torres-Barrón leads Baker McKenzie's Energy, Mining & Infrastructure Practice Group in Mexico. He handles all legal matters related to the development of real estate, mining, infrastructure and major projects, and advises clients on the development of projects relating to electricity, oil, gas, fuels, water, waste, LPG, LNG, biofuels, energy efficiency and public bids called by Mexican government agencies. Benjamín also represents clients before the regulatory authorities and agencies in matters regarding permitting for energy projects, and advises clients on maritime and navigation matters, due diligence, contracts and financing, as well as regulatory issues.
Bruno Sena
Bruno Sena
CEOBMPI
Brazil
He holds a degree in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Minas Gerais, having started his career in the financial market at Banco Opportunity. He was previously Managing Director at Internet Group, company integrated by iG, BrTurbo and iBest. In 2009, he joined Angra Infra as Managing Partner, where he could manage a wide range of investment in infrastructure. In 2013, he founded Barbosa Mello Investimentos, an infrastructure investment holding company. The company currently has investments in sectors such as water, energy, social infrastructure, street lighting and transports.
Bruno Werneck
Bruno Werneck
PartnerMayer Brown Tauil & Chequer
Brazil
Bruno counsels Brazilian and foreign clients on matters related to infrastructure projects, energy, oil and gas and mining. His experience includes mergers and acquisitions transactions, concessions, public-private partnerships, including PMIs, government purchases, project financing, tax; incentives and regulatory matters. He worked as a foreign associate in the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, and was a partner in the American law Firm of Mayer Brown. He is a Professor of graduate courses at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV).
Carlos Barrera
Carlos Barrera
CEOAtlas Renewable Energy
USA
Carlos Barrera (Ucho) is currently CEO of Atlas Renewable Energy. Before joining Atlas Renewable Energy, Ucho worked at SunEdison for six years, as Managing Director & VP for Latin America where he grew the business from scratch to invest $1bn in a span of 4 years, and develop 500MW+ of projects financed and constructed. Prior to that time, Ucho was at BP in multiple executive roles across Oil & Gas, Cleantech Venture Capital, and Alternative Energy in London, Australia, China and Madrid. Ucho holds an Engineering degree from Lehigh University, a PLD certificate from Harvard University, and an Executive MBA from Kellogg, Northwestern University.
Carlos Linares Peñaloza
Carlos Linares Peñaloza
President of the BoardCOFIDE
Peru
Graduated in Economics from Universidad del Pacifico and Master of Management from J L Kellogg Graduate School Management - Northwestern University. He has management High Executive Development Programmes at Unidad de Piura. He has over 35 years of professional career, having had positions such as Managing Director for Indebtedness and Public Treasure at the Ministry of Economics and Finances; Presidente of the Risk Committee at Banco de la Nación; Finance Director at COFIDE; Finance Director, Acting Managing Director and Corporate Finance Director at Petroperu. Currently, he is President of the Board at COFIDE, the Peruvian Development Bank.
César Ramírez
César Ramírez
Head Portfolio ManagerUnión para la Infraestructura
Peru
César Ramirez holds a MBA at the Kellog School of Management, MPA at the Kennedy School of Government Harvard. Has more than 20 years experience in investments. Former Managing Director of Petroperú, before starting in Credicorp worked as managing director at Trafigura Colombia, ING Funds, was Vice-president at AIC International Investments and held the position of investments specialist at IFC.
Cristina Pardo de Vera Posada
Cristina Pardo de Vera Posada
CEOR&Q Concesiones e Infraestructura
Chile
Cristina joined R&Q in 2015 as a Head of PPP Investment. She holds an Economy degree from the University of Santiago de Compostela and a Master´s degree in Infrastructure Management from the Polytechnic University of Madrid. Prior to joining R&Q Cristina worked in several countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and America as CEO of multinational engineering companies and advised Banks, IFIs and Investors in infrastructure projects, with a remarkable specialization in PPP structures. Cristina also served as Strategic Director for Ayesa in Spain and now is part of the Commercial Board of R&Q Group in Chile. Today Cristina manages a portfolio of infrastructure investment of more than USD 1,000 Mill in Chile.
Cristóbal Rodríguez Ugarte
Cristóbal Rodríguez Ugarte
CEOLas Américas
Chile
Dênio Cidreira
Dênio Cidreira
PresidentFonte Nova Negócios e Participações
Brazil
Dênio Cidreira is President of Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova. He is a chemical engineer graduated from UFBA and holds an MBA from FGV and Cranfield (England). He also took the Harvard Business School Product Innovation Leadership Course and the IBGC Management Advisor Course. He previously held positions in the Odebrecht Group, which he joined as Braskem's New Business Manager and gained executive experience by being part the board of several companies within the group: Santo Antonio Energia, Odebrecht Ambiental (currently BRK Ambiental) and Odebrecht Properties.
Diego Hollweck
Diego Hollweck
CEOLatin America Power
Chile
Experienced executive with more than 22 years of professional experience in the energy business. Worked on senior positions at several global corporations and investment funds (BG Group, Duke Energy, I Squared capital). Experienced across the energy value chain (from extraction/generation to retail/marketing) in several countries in Latin America. Sound knowledge in general management, business development, project management and corporate finance areas. Managed and completed complex negotiations with partners, clients, governments, commercial banks and multilateral agencies in different countries across Latin America.
Elias de Souza
Elias de Souza
Partner - Infra and Capital ProjectsDeloitte
Brazil
Partner of the Infrastructure & Capital Projects and Government and Public Services Industry Leader at Deloitte in Brazil. Lawyer with a Master in Public Policy (FGV-EAESP) and PPP professional certificate (CP3P). He has more than 20 years of experience in public management advisory; advising on projects with multilateral organizations; consulting on infrastructure projects, mainly PPP; preparation of studies and analysis of the infrastructure market; structuring of social capital investments; advising on smart city projects; consulting on urban mobility projects and structuring sustainable projects with a social impact.
Fernando Bravo
Fernando Bravo
Managing Director - InfrastructureGoldman Sachs
USA
Fernando heads the Goldman Sachs’ Andean Region coverage effort for the Latin American Financing Group, where he is responsible for origination and structuring of financing opportunities. Prior to assuming his current role, Bravo was a member of the emerging markets local sales team and also Principal Funding and Investments group where he focused on providing financing for Latin American infrastructure projects. Prior to joining the firm, Bravo worked at Bear Stearns and UBS Securities in the Latin American debt capital markets and derivatives departments for more than five years. He earned bachelor’s degrees in physics, engineering, and economics from Washington and Lee University and his MBA from the Wharton School.
Fernando Carrandi
Fernando Carrandi
VP of Airport Investments & OperationsAgunsa
Chile
Fernando has 15+ years of broad experience in the infrastructure finance and development sector including his current leadership role as chief executive for a group of three regional airports in Chile. He has also served in an executive/board support capacity to the Board of Directors for the Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport PPP project in Santiago, with an aggregate of 18 million pax/year. He also has extensive background in executive and director roles for various airport developments in Latin America and the Caribbean with focus on airport privatization projects, PPP financing and airport administration, bridging public and private sector oversight. In Montego Bay, Jamaica, he served as Chief Financial Officer.
Javier Contreras
Javier Contreras
Partner and Director of InfrastructureAmeris Capital
Chile
Partner and Director of Infrastructure at Ameris Capital, where he actively participates in project finance, valuations, advisory services, and mergers and acquisitions. He has more than 24 years of experience in Chilean investment banking, having led the investment banking of Santander Investment in a period characterized by the concession boom, takeover bids and the resurgence of IPOs in the Chilean market. Later, he was Director of Investment Banking and Capital Markets at BanChile Citi Global Banking & Markets. He is an industrial civil engineer from the University of Chile.
Jean Pierre Serani Toro
Jean Pierre Serani Toro
CEO, Investment BankingBancolombia
Colombia
Since May 2016, Jean Pierre Serani is the Head of the Investment Banking division of Bancolombia, where he is in charge of the M&A, DCM/ECM, Project, Corporate and Acquisition Finance, Merchant Banking and Special Situations teams. Previously, for three years he was the CEO of Valores Bancolombia, the bank´s brokerage unit and the Head of the Sales & Trading division. Before 2013, he held several positions on the Investment Banking division for more than eight years. Mr. Serani received his undergraduate degree in Business from Universidad EAFIT and his MBA degree from Georgia Institute of Technology as a Fulbright Scholar.
Jordi Tasias
Jordi Tasias
Managing Director, Latin AmericaCDPQ
Mexico
Jorge Valenzuela
Jorge Valenzuela
Principal & Managing Director, Advisory ServicesARUP
USA
Jorge Valenzuela has 20 years of experience in investments, asset management, and project management of real assets in the US and Latin America. Jorge's areas of expertise include financial and technical advisory for the development, investment and financing of public infrastructure and real estate projects. At Arup, Jorge leads the Advisory Services team for San Francisco and Latin America and has directed engagements in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Honduras, Mexico, Peru and the US. Civil Engineer from the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, has a Master degree in construction management and real estate from the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, and an MBA degree from University of California at Berkeley.
Jose Antonio Rossier Guillot
Jose Antonio Rossier Guillot
Managing Director - Infrastructure, Real Estate & Financial SponsorsBBVA - Mexico
Mexico
José Guilherme Souza
José Guilherme Souza
Managing Partner - Head of Infrastructure InvestmentsVinci Partners
Brazil
Mr Souza has been with Vinci Partners since inception, and had been manager of FIP Brasil Energia while at Banco Pactual until 2009. At Vinci, Mr Souza was responsible for monitoring the investment in Equatorial Energia until 2015 and has served as board member of Celpa (Centrais Eletrica do Para), Cecrisa, and is still at the board of Grupo CBO. He holds a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Escola Federal de Engenharia de Itajubá (EFEI) and an MBA with a major in Corporate Finance and Accounting from University of Rochester, New York (Beta Gamma Sigma award).
José María Zertuche
José María Zertuche
Managing Director, InfrastructureBlackRock
Mexico
Mr. Zertuche has over 16 years of experience investing in Mexican real assets. He is former Vice-President of I2, the leading infrastructure investment manager in Mexico acquired by BlackRock in October, 2015. His prior experience is in investment banking, including M&A, debt and equity capital markets transactions, asset management, strategy and operations. Mr. Zertuche was a founder of Infraestructura Institucional (I2) in 2010, and served as Chief Financial and Investment Officer since its inception in 2010. Prior to founding Infraestructura Institucional, Mr. Zertuche served as Chief Investment and Control Officer of Mexico Retail Properties (MRP Group), which he co-founded in October 2002.
Joswilb Vega Ugarte
Joswilb Vega Ugarte
Head of ResearchProfuturo AFP
Peru
Manuel Rodríguez Arregui
Manuel Rodríguez Arregui
Founding PartnerAinda Energia & Infraestructura
Mexico
Manuel holds a BS in Economics from MIT and a MPA from Harvard and has taught courses in economics and finance at ITAM and Universidad Iberoamericana. He has worked from both the public and private sectors most related to infrastructure. Positions include Director of Studies at the Agriculture and Water Resources (1993-1994), founding partner at Analisis y Desarrollo de Proyectos (ADP) acquired by Mercer Management Consulting (1994-2006), Undersecretary of Transportation at SCT (2006-2008), Chief of Structural Change at SCT (2008-2009), Chief Administrative Officer at the Interior Ministry (2009-2010) and Head of GBM Infrastructure (2010-2015). Additionally, he was President of the Board of ASA and Alternate Board Member at PEMEX.
Marcelo Felberg
Marcelo Felberg
CFO AmericasDP World Americas
USA
CFO of DP World Americas since 2018. Prior to DP World Americas, was acting CEO (2017) and CFO of Odebrecht Transport S.A. (from 2010 to 2018) and CFO of Rede Energia (2008). Before that had worked for almost 20 years in wholesale and investment banking holding several senior and executive positions at Unibanco, HSBC, BBM, BofA and Chase Manhattan both in Brazil and the United Kingdom. Board member of several companies in Argentina, Peru, Chile, Brazil and the Dominican Republica. Holds a degree in Economics from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro and Executive MBA from Fundação Getúlio Vargas Sao Paulo.
Marco Fragale
Marco Fragale
Country ManagerEnel - Perú
Peru
Marcos Almeida
Marcos Almeida
Managing PartnerBrookfield Infrastructure Group
Brazil
Marcos Almeida is a Managing Partner and Head of South America for Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group, with responsibility for expanding Brookfield’s infrastructure business in the region. Mr. Almeida has more than 20 years of experience in finance and mergers & acquisitions. Prior to joining Brookfield in 2003, Mr. Almeida worked for an international consulting firm, where he advised the Brazilian government and private companies on the privatization process for various utility and telecom companies. Before that, he worked for large accounting firms in Brazil and Switzerland, and for a large bank in Germany. Mr. Almeida has a degree in economics from UFMG and an MBA from the University of São Paulo.
Mauricio Ossa Echeverri
Mauricio Ossa Echeverri
Presidente - CEOOdinsa
Colombia
Mauricio Ossa Echeverri is president of the Odinsa Group. Previously, he worked as vice president for the Caribbean region and legal representative of Cementos Argos and as manager of Industrial Business and national manager of Marketing. He studied Business Administration and specialization in International Marketing at EAFIT University (Medellin). He also did the Advanced Management Program of the University of La Sabana (Bogotá) and the CEO's Management Program of the Kellogg School of Management (Illinois).
Michael Timmermann
Michael Timmermann
Head Infra & PE, Chile, Peru, ColombiaBTG Pactual - Chile
Chile
Michael Timmermann heads the Chile/Peru/Colombia Infra and Private Equity team at BTG Pactual since late 2019 and is currently a board member in Latin America Power and four highway concessions companies in Chile. Previously, Mike was the Chief Business Development Officer at portfolio private equity co LAP (among the biggest renewable energy players in Chile and Peru).
Miguel Toledo
Miguel Toledo
CIO - Colombia & PeruIFC
USA
Mr Toledo has more than 15 years of experience structuring financing for power, gas, transport, and water projects in Latin America and the Caribbean. He is currently a Chief Investment Officer within IFC's Latin America Infrastructure and Natural Resources group, leading IFC's efforts in Central America, the Caribbean and the Andean regions. Prior to joining IFC in 2005, Mr. Toledo worked at CAF and Citigroup. Mr. Toledo holds a bachelor degree in civil engineering from Universidad de los Andes in Colombia and a Masters in Business Administration from McGill University in Montreal.
Ricardo Alves
Ricardo Alves
Vice President - Infrastructure investmentsGIC
Brazil
Rubén López
Rubén López
Director GeneralAleatica México
Mexico
Rubén López Barrera studied the Degree in Civil Engineering at the Universidad Iberoamericana; Master of Science in Management of the Master’s Program from Stanford University; Master of Business Administration from the joint program of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. He has more than 20 years of experience in the structuring of infrastructure projects, holding various positions within ICA as Executive Director and Director of Human, Legal and Communication Resources of Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte (OMA)and as Director of Business Development and Director of Project Financing of ICA. From 2006 to 2009 he was General Director of OMA
Sergio Salgado
Sergio Salgado
General ManagerMitsui - Peru
Peru
General Manager with over twenty years of experience leading global and regional teams in Business Development, Sales, Operations and Corporate Finance. Solid network of contacts and track record implementing new companies and partnerships, and optimizing resources in startups, small, medium and large corporations across different industries, such as food, chemicals, infrastructure, mining, high-tech and energy.
Solange Ribeiro
Solange Ribeiro
Deputy CEONeoenergia
Brazil
Joined Neoenergia in 2004, as Regulation and Environment Officer, and was the CEO from 2012 to 2017. VP of the Board of Directors of the National System Operator, ONS. Board member of ABDIB. Participates in the National Steering Committee of Project Juntos. Was a member of the Social and Economical Development Council, CDES. With 35 years of experience, she held senior leadership positions at companies such as Chesf and Eletropaulo, was a consultant at National Economic Research Associates in Washington, DC. With a degree in Electrical Engineering from UFPE, and a master's degree from PUC-Rio, she was a visiting researcher at the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in London.
Teresa Vernaglia
Teresa Vernaglia
CEOBRK Ambiental
Brazil
Teresa Vernaglia, CEO of BRK Ambiental, has served for more than 25 years in leadership positions in the Telecommunication and Energy sectors. Teresa worked for 16 years in the AES group and was President of AES Atimus and AES Brasil Institute. She started her career at NEC Brasil and before joining AES, was Director of Engineering and Operations at Nextel. Teresa Vernaglia holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering of Sorocaba and an MBA in Business Management from the Instituto Técnico de Aeronáutica / ESPM.
Boon Chin Hau
Boon Chin Hau
Head of Emerging Markets InvestmentsGIC
Singapore
Chin Hau joined the GIC Infrastructure Group in 2008 and currently has lead coverage responsibility for the Emerging Markets. Prior to joining GIC, Chin Hau was an Investment Manager at Pulsar Energy Capital where he invested in projects across the energy sector in Europe and the Americas. Before Pulsar, Chin Hau was a member of the Infrastructure advisory team at Credit Suisse covering a range of projects in transport, logistics and aerospace. He began his career at Singapore Power where he managed natural gas pipeline projects. Chin Hau has a MEng degree from Imperial College London and an MBA from the University of Chicago.
Harsh Shah
Harsh Shah