CFO, Sustainable Finance Specialist
Orlando has 42 years of professional experience. He was CFO of COOXUPÉ, where he was a key force in transforming the cooperative into one of the largest coffee companies. He also distinguished himself as CFO at ADECOAGRO Brazil, where he structured the administrative and financial departaments. In Brazil, he organized and led the fundraising of third parties (debt) for investments and working capital, and he participated in this company’s IPO; today, its ADRs are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Additionally, he served as a business consultant and was financial director at COOPARAISO-MG at TV CIDADE in the cable TV sector. More recently, as CEO of PETRONAC and Grupo RVM, he worked in fuel distribution and agriculture. Orlando has also dedicated himself to philanthropy and nongovernmental organizations, such as Fundação Educacional de Guaxupé-MG, Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Guaxupé-MG, the National Coffee Council, and the Brazilian Rural Society.
He has a degree in business administration from EAESP/Getulio Vargas Foundation-SP and a specialization in agribusiness from University of Sao Paulo.