21 mayo - 25 mayo 2018
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Argus Latin America Week

Latin America LNG

Speakers

Marc Ruehs
Market Development Team Lead Brazil, Shell Trading
Emmanuel Delfosse
Chief Infrastructures and Gas Value Chain Officer, Engie
Emmanuel joined the Group in 2010 as GDF SUEZ GrDF’s Consumer Services Director (the group responsible for gas distribution networks) in France. Since 2013, he has worked as director of the Emergency and Security Unit. In 2016, he assumed the position of director of the Gas and Infrastructure Value Chain of ENGIE Brasil. Prior to joining the Group, Emmanuel served as H...
Emmanuel joined the Group in 2010 as GDF SUEZ GrDF’s Consumer Services Director (the group responsible for gas distribution networks) in France. Since 2013, he has worked as director of the Emergency and Security Unit. In 2016, he assumed the position of director of the Gas and Infrastructure Value Chain of ENGIE Brasil. Prior to joining the Group, Emmanuel served as Head of the Engineering Department of EDF GDF in France and previously as Director of the Technical Department of LIGHT S.A by EDF in Rio de Janeiro. Graduated in Engineering from the École Nationale Supérieure d’Ingénieurs de Grenoble (ENSIEG), he also holds a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Grenoble Institute of Technology.
Akira Miyamoto
Executive Researcher, Energy Resources and International Business Unit, Osaka Gas
Akira has more than 30 years’ experience researching international energy markets. He is currently a member of Osaka Gas’ energy resources and international business unit — which covers LNG procurement and the international energy business, from upstream to downstream — and also leads research for other company departments. He was formerly a visiting fellow at the UK’s Roy...
Akira has more than 30 years’ experience researching international energy markets. He is currently a member of Osaka Gas’ energy resources and international business unit — which covers LNG procurement and the international energy business, from upstream to downstream — and also leads research for other company departments. He was formerly a visiting fellow at the UK’s Royal Institute of International Affairs and a senior researcher at Japan’s Institute of Energy Economics.
Álvaro Tupiassú
General Manager Planning & Marketing – Gas & Energy, Petrobras
Álvaro Tupiassú is currently the General Manager Planning & Marketing – Gas & Energy at Petrobras. Since 2004, he has worked at Petrobras where he also held technical and managerial positions in the areas of thermal operation, supply and logistics of natural gas, electricity and gas trade and energy marketing. Previously he worked with logistics at Vale do Rio Doce and var...
Álvaro Tupiassú is currently the General Manager Planning & Marketing – Gas & Energy at Petrobras. Since 2004, he has worked at Petrobras where he also held technical and managerial positions in the areas of thermal operation, supply and logistics of natural gas, electricity and gas trade and energy marketing. Previously he worked with logistics at Vale do Rio Doce and various energy efficiency improvement projects of buildings and installations and maintenance of renewable energy systems for small scale. He has a degree in Electrical Engineering and Masters in Power Systems at the Federal University of Pará.
Kenna Bravo
LNG & Gas Market Analyst, Gas Exporting Countries (GECF)
Kenna Bravo, an economist, is currently an LNG and Gas Analyst at GECF, having joined the organization in 2013. She has more than sixteen years experience in the oil and gas sector having worked on financial assessments of gas projects, downstream regulations and studies on gas price mechanisms, pipeline gas and LNG. At GECF, Kenna is known for her expertise in LNG as she...
Kenna Bravo, an economist, is currently an LNG and Gas Analyst at GECF, having joined the organization in 2013. She has more than sixteen years experience in the oil and gas sector having worked on financial assessments of gas projects, downstream regulations and studies on gas price mechanisms, pipeline gas and LNG. At GECF, Kenna is known for her expertise in LNG as she has been responsible for monitoring the fundamentals and dynamics of the natural gas market and LNG value chain with particular emphasis on GECF Member Countries.
Carolina Bunting
LNG Senior Account Manager - Latin America, Shell
Matthew Monteverde
Vice President - Commodity Markets, Argus
Matthew Monteverde has more than fifteen years of experience analysing global energy markets. His career began in New York where he focused on the rapidly changing US wholesale gas and power markets before shifting attention to Europe. Matthew was a long serving editor of Argus European Natural Gas, a leading source of analysis, news and prices for the European market and ...
Matthew Monteverde has more than fifteen years of experience analysing global energy markets. His career began in New York where he focused on the rapidly changing US wholesale gas and power markets before shifting attention to Europe. Matthew was a long serving editor of Argus European Natural Gas, a leading source of analysis, news and prices for the European market and launched Argus LNG Daily. He has also served as Argus' senior analyst and vice president for generating fuels and now works as its vice president for commodities markets.
Claudio H Steuer
Senior Visiting Research Fellow, The Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Claudio Steuer joined the OIES Natural Gas Research Programme in June 2017. His research at the OIES focuses on African and Atlantic Basin countries natural gas, LNG, FLNG and power generation. He is a faculty member of The International Human Resources Corporation (IHRDC) from Boston, USA a leader in energy training and competence development, compliance and assurance sys...
Claudio Steuer joined the OIES Natural Gas Research Programme in June 2017. His research at the OIES focuses on African and Atlantic Basin countries natural gas, LNG, FLNG and power generation. He is a faculty member of The International Human Resources Corporation (IHRDC) from Boston, USA a leader in energy training and competence development, compliance and assurance systems. Mr. Steuer is the founder and Director of SyEnergy, an energy consultancy focused on strategy, gas master / supply planning, project development, commercial negotiations, procurement, dispute resolution, senior management advice involving natural gas, LNG, FLNG, regasification terminals (on-shore and offshore), and power generation projects. Mr. Steuer has over 30 years of international energy experience in senior positions responsible for strategy, gas master planning, business development, marketing, negotiations, and venture governance of complex and capital intensive natural gas, LNG, FLNG, Marine CNG, and coal gasification projects with Shell, ENI, Nigeria LNG, New African Global Energy, Saipem, Centrica, Gas Strategies and consulting clients. Mr. Steuer has worked and advised on energy projects in Alaska, Angola, Australia, Brazil, Cameroon, Caribbean Islands, Congo, Egypt, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Mozambique, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Trinidad Tobago, South Africa, United States and Venezuela involving chemicals, upstream gas, LNG, Marine CNG, FLNG, on-shore and offshore LNG regasification, gas distribution, clean coal, and gas to liquids. Mr. Steuer has earned a BS in Computer Science and Marketing from Boston College, an MBA in International Business from Babson College, and courses from Harvard Law School and Lax Sebenius/Harvard Business School, International Human Resources Development Corporation (Boston), and The Institute of Directors (London).
Antonio Barbalho
Practice Manager - Latin America, World Bank
Antonio Barbalho is Practice Manager for Latin America and the Caribbean in the Energy and Extractive Global Practice sectors at the World Bank. As Practice Manager, he leads World Bank energy sector engagements, including lending, financial innovations, technical assistance and other operations in the region. Mr. Barbalho, a British and Brazilian national, joined the Worl...
Antonio Barbalho is Practice Manager for Latin America and the Caribbean in the Energy and Extractive Global Practice sectors at the World Bank. As Practice Manager, he leads World Bank energy sector engagements, including lending, financial innovations, technical assistance and other operations in the region. Mr. Barbalho, a British and Brazilian national, joined the World Bank Group in 2009 as Sector Manager for the energy and extractive industries sectors at the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA).. Mr. Barbalho has extensive experience in the energy, utilities, and financial sectors and previously held several senior positions at Deutsche Bank (UK) and HIS/CERA. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Barbalho was at Eletrobras Group (Brazil). Mr. Barbalho holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Federal University in Brazil and a master’s degree from Strathclyde University in the United Kingdom.
Lino Cançado
COO
Graduated and postgraduate in Mechanical Engineering at PUC-RJ, with a Master's Degree in Oil and Gas Development Project Management from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland. Previous experiences: - VP of Operations at Parnaíba Natural Gas - Vice President of Integrated Projects at Schlumberger South America - Director of Operations at Schlumberger Brasil
Graduated and postgraduate in Mechanical Engineering at PUC-RJ, with a Master's Degree in Oil and Gas Development Project Management from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland. Previous experiences: - VP of Operations at Parnaíba Natural Gas - Vice President of Integrated Projects at Schlumberger South America - Director of Operations at Schlumberger Brasil
Fred Hutchinson
Executive Director, LNG Allies
Fred H. Hutchison is President & CEO of LNG Allies a nonprofit organization working to expedite and maximize LNG exports to create U.S. jobs and economic growth, enhance the energy security of America’s allies, and improve human and environmental conditions worldwide. An advocate, communicator, and entrepreneur, Fred has been a government and public relations generalist f...
Fred H. Hutchison is President & CEO of LNG Allies a nonprofit organization working to expedite and maximize LNG exports to create U.S. jobs and economic growth, enhance the energy security of America’s allies, and improve human and environmental conditions worldwide. An advocate, communicator, and entrepreneur, Fred has been a government and public relations generalist for more than four decades and is a trusted adviser to private and public sector leaders worldwide. He was formerly a legislative assistant for energy and natural resources for U.S. Sen. Frank Church and earned a B.S. degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is an elected member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, the professional association of independent nonfiction writers.
Maximilian Dietrich
Business Development Director, Exmar
Maximilian Dietrich is in charge of EXMAR’s business development activities with focus on Asia for LNG infrastructure projects as well as LNG and LPG shipping and is based in Shanghai, China. Previously he was engaged with LNG infrastructure business development at EXMAR’s headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium. During this time he worked on a range of projects with domestic an...
Maximilian Dietrich is in charge of EXMAR’s business development activities with focus on Asia for LNG infrastructure projects as well as LNG and LPG shipping and is based in Shanghai, China. Previously he was engaged with LNG infrastructure business development at EXMAR’s headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium. During this time he worked on a range of projects with domestic and international energy companies including the screening and development of international downstream opportunities specifically for the provision of FSRU turnkey solutions.
Gonzalo Rodriguez
LNG Business Development Manager, Wartsilla
Gonzalo Ramirez is responsible for the development of Wartsila LNG solutions in the Americas, actively promoting medium/small scale LNG infrastructure projects including liquefaction, storage and regasification technology. He earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree from ITESM in Mexico City and a Master of Business Administration from Thunderbird University in Glendale, AZ...
Gonzalo Ramirez is responsible for the development of Wartsila LNG solutions in the Americas, actively promoting medium/small scale LNG infrastructure projects including liquefaction, storage and regasification technology. He earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree from ITESM in Mexico City and a Master of Business Administration from Thunderbird University in Glendale, AZ. Gonzalo has over 15 years of experience developing floating regasification and marine infrastructure projects, as well as in commercial shipping of oil and gas products. Prior to joining Wartsila, Gonzalo worked for Excelerate Energy, Norgas Americas and Pemex’s international business arm, holding various posts within Chartering, Operations and Business Development activities.
Aziz Bamik
General Manager, GTT North America
Aziz Bamik joined GTT, the leading engineering company in the shipping and storage of LNG and other liquefied gases, in 1999 and has served as General Manager of wholly-owned subsidiary GTT North America (GTT NA) since its formation in 2013. Based in Houston, he manages all the activities in the American continents, including the development of the LNG as Fuel value chain....
Aziz Bamik joined GTT, the leading engineering company in the shipping and storage of LNG and other liquefied gases, in 1999 and has served as General Manager of wholly-owned subsidiary GTT North America (GTT NA) since its formation in 2013. Based in Houston, he manages all the activities in the American continents, including the development of the LNG as Fuel value chain. Before assuming this position, he occupied various positions at GTT SA. in France, including R&D Engineer, Project Manager, and Director of Business Development. As Project Manager, for nine years he was in charge of the relationships with Shipbuilding Yards (China, Korea, Japan) with the delivery of approximately 100 LNG carriers, including the Regas-LNGCs, Large and very Large LNGCs for Qatari Projects, etc. As Director of Business Development, for almost four years he was in charge of the relationships with Shipowners, Charterers, Gas Companies, EPCs, Engineering Companies, Classification Societies, etc. Aziz Bamik received his degree in Engineering from “Ecole Supérieure de l’Energie et des Matériaux” in Orleans in 1998.
Michelle Duarte
Chief of Enery Department, Mitsubishi
Michelle Duarte is an industrial engineer by Universidade Veiga de Almeida with MBA in Entrepreneurship and New Business Development by Fundação Getulio Vargas. Michelle is the Manager of Energy Department of Mitsubishi Corporation do Brasil and is in charge of business development in energy area, including LNG.
Michelle Duarte is an industrial engineer by Universidade Veiga de Almeida with MBA in Entrepreneurship and New Business Development by Fundação Getulio Vargas. Michelle is the Manager of Energy Department of Mitsubishi Corporation do Brasil and is in charge of business development in energy area, including LNG.
Dan Rogers
Partner, King & Spalding
Dan represents sponsors, lenders, suppliers, transporters, producers, processors, operators, traders and marketers in a variety of energy-related projects and transactions. These include infrastructure development and financing, and commodities marketing and trading, as well as transportation and shipping projects and transactions involving oil and gas, liquefied natural g...
Dan represents sponsors, lenders, suppliers, transporters, producers, processors, operators, traders and marketers in a variety of energy-related projects and transactions. These include infrastructure development and financing, and commodities marketing and trading, as well as transportation and shipping projects and transactions involving oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), compressed natural gas (CNG), petrochemicals, power, water and renewable energy.
Rafael Segovia
Commercial Manager & NBD, Shell Peru
Rafael has been working as Commercial Manager and New Business Development for Shell Peru since 2014. He is in charge of managing the commercial department and looking for other business opportunities within the country. In December 2017, he led the start of LNG sales for the local market in Peru. Previously, he worked as Shipping Coordinator for PERU LNG, managing SPA ...
Rafael has been working as Commercial Manager and New Business Development for Shell Peru since 2014. He is in charge of managing the commercial department and looking for other business opportunities within the country. In December 2017, he led the start of LNG sales for the local market in Peru. Previously, he worked as Shipping Coordinator for PERU LNG, managing SPA operational issues including: scheduling of LNG cargoes and close coordination with off takers and Operations Department. During the construction of the PERU LNG Plant, he was Project Engineer being the primary contact with Peruvian Authorities. He is a BSc Industrial Engineering, MBA by Kellogg School of Management (USA) and Master in Technology and Management of Energy Enterprises by IESE Business School and ISE (Spain).

Rio Crude

Speakers

Mark Quartermain
VP Global Crude Oil Trading and Supply, Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited
Mark Quartermain is responsible for Shell’s global trading and supply activity for Crude. Between 2013 and the end of 2017 he had been responsible for the parallel trading and supply activities in Oil Products. Mark has worked for Shell since graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Exeter University in the 1983. The majority of his ca...
Mark Quartermain is responsible for Shell’s global trading and supply activity for Crude. Between 2013 and the end of 2017 he had been responsible for the parallel trading and supply activities in Oil Products. Mark has worked for Shell since graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Exeter University in the 1983. The majority of his career has been spent in various roles in crude oil and products trading, natural gas and powered trading, risk management, and manufacturing. He has an MBA and was also responsible for Downstream Strategy from 2011-2013 where he played a leading role in the development of the Powering the Downstream Engine initiative. Mark is married with three children and two granddaughters. His interests include sports, writing, amateur theatre, bungee jumping and solar eclipse ‘chasing’.
Euan Craik
CEO, Argus
Euan Craik is chief executive of Argus Media Inc. in Houston and served on the board of directors of Argus Media Limited from 2005 until 2016. Since 2006, Euan has led the Argus management team in the Americas, expanding the reach of offices and breadth of services. He joined Argus in 1996, initially as a specialist on the Russian oil and gas industries. From 2000, Eua...
Euan Craik is chief executive of Argus Media Inc. in Houston and served on the board of directors of Argus Media Limited from 2005 until 2016. Since 2006, Euan has led the Argus management team in the Americas, expanding the reach of offices and breadth of services. He joined Argus in 1996, initially as a specialist on the Russian oil and gas industries. From 2000, Euan served as Argus’ Executive Editor, based in London, where he developed Argus’ LNG coverage and other areas of the global gas and power portfolio. In the early nineties, Euan worked in business journalism in Moscow, initially at the first post-Soviet business newspaper, Kommersant, then at the English-language Moscow Times. He was later awarded a fellowship at the Centre for Economic Performance of the London School of Economics.
Antoine Halff
Director, Program on Global Oil Markets, Columbia University
Antoine Halff is Director of the Program on Global Oil Markets at Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy. He is also a founding partner of Kayrros, a predictive data analytics firm dedicated to the energy sector. Earlier, he served as chief oil analyst at the International Energy Agency, lead industry economist at the U.S. Energy Information Administration, a...
Antoine Halff is Director of the Program on Global Oil Markets at Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy. He is also a founding partner of Kayrros, a predictive data analytics firm dedicated to the energy sector. Earlier, he served as chief oil analyst at the International Energy Agency, lead industry economist at the U.S. Energy Information Administration, and head of commodities research at brokerage firm Newedge and its predecessor company, Fimat. In 2005, he launched the Global Energy practice of political-risk firm Eurasia Group and served as its director. Prior to that, he served as New York bureau chief of Petroleum Intelligence Weekly and senior reporter with the Dow Jones Energy News Service. His book, Energy Poverty: Global Challenges and Local Solutions (Oxford: Oxford University Press, November 2014), co-edited with Benjamin Sovacool and Jon Rozhon, was called by Bill Clinton “a must-read for anyone serious about creating meaningful solutions to end poverty.”
Maria Victoria Riaño
President, Equion Energia
Ms. Riaño is President and CEO of Equion Energia Limited, the private oil and gas exploration and production firm that resulted from BP’s divestment of Colombian assets to Ecopetrol (NOC) and Talisman Energy (now Repsol) in January 2011. For seven years, Ms. Riaño has delivered top-quartile annual results involving production, HSE and financials.
Ms. Riaño is President and CEO of Equion Energia Limited, the private oil and gas exploration and production firm that resulted from BP’s divestment of Colombian assets to Ecopetrol (NOC) and Talisman Energy (now Repsol) in January 2011. For seven years, Ms. Riaño has delivered top-quartile annual results involving production, HSE and financials.
José Carlos Femat
Consultant, Private
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Fareed Mohamedi
Managing Director and Chief Economist, Rapidan Energy
Fareed Mohamedi is based in Washington, DC and has several decades’ experience as an energy economist in national oil companies, consultancies, a rating agency, and a government ministry. His expertise includes energy markets, geopolitics, corporate strategy, investment environments, and macroeconomic risks. Fareed came to Rapidan Energy Group after serving two and a h...
Fareed Mohamedi is based in Washington, DC and has several decades’ experience as an energy economist in national oil companies, consultancies, a rating agency, and a government ministry. His expertise includes energy markets, geopolitics, corporate strategy, investment environments, and macroeconomic risks. Fareed came to Rapidan Energy Group after serving two and a half years at Saudi Aramco’s Corporate Planning Department in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. He is an expert on oil and gas markets, the geopolitics of energy, investment environments and macroeconomic risks in oil and gas producing countries, and the strategies of national oil companies. Prior to joining Saudi Aramco, Fareed worked with Statoil in London in its Global Strategy and Business Development department. From 1990 to 2011, he was a partner with Washington-based PFC Energy, where he ran the oil market and country risk practice. Fareed earned his B.A. in Economics from Western Michigan University and his M.A. in Arab Studies and International Development from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.
Diego Nieves
General Manager, PTP Group
Diego has been in Port, Logistics and Warehouse operation for over 15 years, personally contributing to the evolution, growth and international expansion of PTP Group due to his business-development orientation and his ability to identify and maximize opportunities in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay; through the Paraná-Paraguay Waterway. Leadership, interp...
Diego has been in Port, Logistics and Warehouse operation for over 15 years, personally contributing to the evolution, growth and international expansion of PTP Group due to his business-development orientation and his ability to identify and maximize opportunities in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay; through the Paraná-Paraguay Waterway. Leadership, interpersonal skills and versatility have allowed him to directly manage company teams (+150 staff), client relations (i.e. Traders, Producers, Freight-Forwarders, etc.) and government relations (i.e. Production Department, Agriculture Department, Customs, amongst others).

Latin America Motor Fuels

Speaker Listing

Bernardo Pinheiro
Head of Brazil, General Manager, Ultratank
Bernardo has over 15 years of experience in shipping and energy related industries, including offshore support vessels, sale and purchase of marine assets and he is, since 2014, heading Ultranav`s tanker portfolio in Brazil and the Mercosul, operating complex logistics solutions for regional players. Ultranav is the largest private shipowner in Latin America, owning 66 ves...
Bernardo has over 15 years of experience in shipping and energy related industries, including offshore support vessels, sale and purchase of marine assets and he is, since 2014, heading Ultranav`s tanker portfolio in Brazil and the Mercosul, operating complex logistics solutions for regional players. Ultranav is the largest private shipowner in Latin America, owning 66 vessels and commercially controlling over 250 units serving oil companies, traders, refiners, petrochemical producers in a wide range of industrial clients. Bernardo's previous experience included 8 years of work for the Maersk group of companies with positions in Copenhagen, New York and Santiago. He holds a bachelor degree in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and a post graduate in "International Shipping" from the Maersk Academy, Copenhagen, and a short management course at Harvard Business School. Bernardo’s previous experience included 8 years of work for the Maersk group of companies and positions in Copenhagen, New York and Santiago. Since 2014 he is in charge of Ultranav tanker division interests in Brazil, including leading their joint venture operation of chemical tankers. He holds a bachelor degree in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and a post graduate in “International Shipping” from the Maersk Academy, Copenhagen.
Leandro de Barros Silva
Director of Supply and Regulation, Plural
José Carlos Femat
Consultant, Private
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Alipio Ferreira
Operations & Logistics Director, BR Distribuidora
Mechanical and petroleum engineer, with a business master's degree, admitted to Petrobras in 1983, has technical and managerial experience in petroleum exploration and production, crude oil and derivatives trading, logistics, supply chain, technology and petrochemicals. From 2015 to 2018 worked in Houston as Petrobras America's Vice president, responsible for intern...
Mechanical and petroleum engineer, with a business master's degree, admitted to Petrobras in 1983, has technical and managerial experience in petroleum exploration and production, crude oil and derivatives trading, logistics, supply chain, technology and petrochemicals. From 2015 to 2018 worked in Houston as Petrobras America's Vice president, responsible for international trade, refining and logistics activities. Since February/2018 is the Petrobras Distribuidora Operations and Logistic Executive Director.
Delfim Oliveira
Director, Brasilcom
Delfim started his professional activities at the former Atlantic Petroleum Company, later moving to the Ipiranga Group, where he had several promotions until becoming the Regional Superintendent of the Southeast. For 3 years he was also the Supply Coordinator for the Southeast grid representing all the fuel distributor Companies. He also represented SINDICOM in its rea...
Delfim started his professional activities at the former Atlantic Petroleum Company, later moving to the Ipiranga Group, where he had several promotions until becoming the Regional Superintendent of the Southeast. For 3 years he was also the Supply Coordinator for the Southeast grid representing all the fuel distributor Companies. He also represented SINDICOM in its realtion with Petrobras and was part of the former National Department of Fuels - DNC. Director of Logistics and Engineering of ALE Combustíveis. President / CEO of several Regional Distributors He is currently CEO of TORRÃO DISTRIBUIDORA DE COMBUSTÍVEIS LTDA a Company that sells 45 million liters per month and is the owner 8 fuel storage bases with operations in the Southeast, Midwest and Northeast.
Luiz Carvalho
Executive Director, UBS
Luiz Carvalho joined UBS in May 2016, covering LatAm Oil & Gas, Petrochemical and Agribusiness sectors. Luiz holds an Industrial Engineer degree and has an industry background from his past experiences with Shell (Downstream) and Transocean (Upstream). Luiz spent 2 years working offshore in Brazil. In 2009, Luiz moved to the financial market and worked both in Buy and Sell...
Luiz Carvalho joined UBS in May 2016, covering LatAm Oil & Gas, Petrochemical and Agribusiness sectors. Luiz holds an Industrial Engineer degree and has an industry background from his past experiences with Shell (Downstream) and Transocean (Upstream). Luiz spent 2 years working offshore in Brazil. In 2009, Luiz moved to the financial market and worked both in Buy and Sell Side. Luiz is the #1 ranked analyst in Brazil and in LatAm by Institutional Investor’s 2017 survey.
Fernanda Rumblesperger
Executive Director, ABTL
Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, specialized in Port Management and Engineering by Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina-UFSC. Master in Business Administration by Fundação Getúlio Vargas/SP. Post-graduation in Global Business by University of Manchester. Executive Director at Brazilian Association for Liquid Terminals - ABTL and Founder of Rumblesperger Busine...
Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, specialized in Port Management and Engineering by Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina-UFSC. Master in Business Administration by Fundação Getúlio Vargas/SP. Post-graduation in Global Business by University of Manchester. Executive Director at Brazilian Association for Liquid Terminals - ABTL and Founder of Rumblesperger Business Development. 10 years´experience in port concessions and economic feasibility studies, working and providing services for companies like Companhia Docas do Estado de São Paulo – Codesp, the United Nations Development Program - UNDP, Fundação Getúlio Vargas and Secretariat of Ports.
Nilton Gabardo
Director of New Business in Infrastructure, Raízen
Eddie Jara
President, Petropar
Eddie Jara is currently serving as President of Petroleos Paraguayos (PETROPAR) (Fuels Company currently in 4th place in Market Share). Before this, he served as General Manager in the INC (National Concrete Industry). He held the position of Financial Director in a multinational company of the agricultural sector: Timac Agro Paraguay, of the Roullier Group. He also held ...
Eddie Jara is currently serving as President of Petroleos Paraguayos (PETROPAR) (Fuels Company currently in 4th place in Market Share). Before this, he served as General Manager in the INC (National Concrete Industry). He held the position of Financial Director in a multinational company of the agricultural sector: Timac Agro Paraguay, of the Roullier Group. He also held management positions in companies in the Oil Industry: he was Planning and Control Manager, Procurement of Goods and Services Manager in Petrobras Paraguay and Administration and Finance Manager for Petrobras Paraguay Companies; He was also Controller of Shell Paraguay Limited. Eddie Jara has a MBA with emphasis in Marketing, Universidad Americana (American University), Postgraduate in Finance, Universidad Católica (Catholic University), Postgraduate in Superior Didactics, Universidad del Pacifico (University of the Pacific); and BA in Accounting, Universidad Católica (Catholic University).
Pablo Medone
Biofeuls Specialist-Argentina
Pablo Hernán Medone is a chemical engineer, graduated from the National University of Buenos Aires. Since 2006, he is specialized in the safety of facilities and the quality of biofuels, as well as his extensive knowledge of the biofuels market in general. Currently he serves in the Ministry of Energy and Mining of Argentina.
Pablo Hernán Medone is a chemical engineer, graduated from the National University of Buenos Aires. Since 2006, he is specialized in the safety of facilities and the quality of biofuels, as well as his extensive knowledge of the biofuels market in general. Currently he serves in the Ministry of Energy and Mining of Argentina.
Daniel Goulart
Researcher, Mackenzie University
Daniel Goulart is an experienced professional in Brazilian agribusiness industry, with managing experience in commodity trading houses, banking and agricultural equipment manufacturing industry. His five years of experience leading biodiesel business in one of the most important players of this industry in Brazil provided him deep expertise on the management, strategy and ...
Daniel Goulart is an experienced professional in Brazilian agribusiness industry, with managing experience in commodity trading houses, banking and agricultural equipment manufacturing industry. His five years of experience leading biodiesel business in one of the most important players of this industry in Brazil provided him deep expertise on the management, strategy and regulatory aspects of this business. Currently Daniel Goulart dedicates himself to study Biodiesel industry in the PhD Program in Management at Mackenzie University, São Paulo, Brazil.
Martinho Ono
Chief Executive Officer, SCA Trading
Currently is the Chief Executive Officer of SCA Trading, provides brokerage services for ethanol and sugar for more than 60 Mills; He has experience in the commercialization of renewable and fossil fuels, with passages by Esso, Copersucar and Ale.
Currently is the Chief Executive Officer of SCA Trading, provides brokerage services for ethanol and sugar for more than 60 Mills; He has experience in the commercialization of renewable and fossil fuels, with passages by Esso, Copersucar and Ale.
Giovani Machado
Head - Natural Gas and Biofuels Department, EPE (Energy Research Office)
Giovani is an economist from Brazil’s Fluminense Federal University. He has been a visiting scholar at the US’ Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and a strategic studies co-ordinator at Brazilian petroleum agency ANP. Giovani has collaborated with the International Atomic Energy Agency, advising on sustainable development and energy modelling. He joined the Energy Resea...
Giovani is an economist from Brazil’s Fluminense Federal University. He has been a visiting scholar at the US’ Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and a strategic studies co-ordinator at Brazilian petroleum agency ANP. Giovani has collaborated with the International Atomic Energy Agency, advising on sustainable development and energy modelling. He joined the Energy Research Office in 2006. Giovani is the author of several energy publications and reviews for international energy journals. He holds a master’s and DSc in energy planning from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.