Associate Researcher at FGV CERI, Professor of the Professional Master's (MFEE), Chief Credit Officer (CCO) at Geru and Member of the Board of Directors of the Energy Planning Company (EPE). He has a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Federal University of Pernambuco (1998), a master's degree in Electrical Engineering from the Federal University of Pernambuco (1999) and a doctorate in Economics from the Graduate School of Economics of the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV EPGE, 2005). Has experience in Economics, with emphasis on Mathematical, Econometric and Statistical Methods and Models. Extensive experience in complex projects and team leadership built at a leading financial institution. He was Itaú's Risk Control Superintendent.