Carlos Eduardo Abijaodi

Chairman of the Board

Prior to joining the Brazilian National Confederation of Industry - CNI, Abijaodi was the Director for Entrepreneurial Development and Manager of the International Business Center at the Federation of Industries of the State of Minas Gerais (FIEMG). He was actively involved in international business cooperation, most notably in the promotion of SME internationalization, in the Brazilian trade negotiations and in the promotion of foreign investments in Minas Gerais. Earlier in his career, Abijaodi was International Division Assistant, International Division Coordinator and International Director for Africa and Middle East at the Andrade Gutierrez Group (AGSA) in Brazil, from 1980 to 1998. Carlos Eduardo Abijaodi is an Engineer from the Federal University of Minas Gerais and holds a post-graduate degree in Economic Engineering from the Institute of Economic Administration (INEA), in Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Welber Barral

Senior Consultant, Barral M Jorge & Associates

Nelson Krahenbuhl Salgado

Executive Vice President of Institutional Relations and Sustainability, EMBRAER