Graduated in Electrical Engineering, in 1980, by Federal University of Bahia State – Brazil with specialization in Telecommunications and Production Engineering. Since 1980, he has been working in areas such as system control and protection for transmission companies, operation and dispatch, telecommunication systems and operation projects; general and financial management in distribution companies and business development in Eletrobras group’s companies and in the private initiative. From 2009 on, he heads the international department of Eletrobras, where business opportunities in renewable generation and transmission systems in South America, Central America, USA and Africa are evaluated and strategies are developed for international action and for conducting the business structuring process. From 2014 to 2019, he was Superintendent of the International Area of Eletrobras, responsible for coordinating the international activity of the company, promoting identification and evaluating new opportunities abroad for business and project generation including feasibility studies of construction and implementation of renewable power projects. On September 11, 2019, he was appointed Eletrobras’ Generation Director.