Trained by the Institute for European Business Administration: Young Managers Program.
Graduated by Pontifícia Universidade Católica of Rio de Janeiro: has a Master’s Degree on Telecommunications Science (1984), a Bachelor’s Degree on Electrical Engineering Science — specialized on Electronics and Telecommunications — (1981).
Works as an entrepreneur and business consultant since 2013, and started the BRQ Soluções em Informática S.A. company in 2014, acting as a primary member of the Board of Directors, in addition to working as a Primary Member of Laticínios São Vicente S.A.
Has previously worked in many national and international Board of Directors and executive positions, such as the Senior Vice-President and General Director for Office Depot Inc. (USA) in Latin America; Executive Vice-President and Senior Vice-President of Programming, Marketing, and Operations for DirecTV Latin America Inc. (USA); Vice-President of Business Development for DirecTV International (USA); Technical Director and Member of the Executive Committee of SES-Astra (Grand Duchy of Luxembourg). Has also acted as President of DirecTV Brazil and President of DirecTV Mexico.