Mr. Dante de Azevedo brings more than thirty-eight years of executive experience in business management, market development, mergers and acquisitions, commercial area coordination, strategic planning, assembling of a budget, income statement analysis, and development of partnerships abroad. In 1978, Mr. de Azevedo served as Business Developer Manager in Engemaq Group (Brazil) and in 1996 he was responsible to merge Engemaq Group with Weatherford Inc. (USA) where he served as the Country Manager. At Weatherford Inc., he was responsible to develop the O&G Business in Brazil and leading all the administrative, commercial, and operational areas including acquisitions. Later in his career, Mr. de Azevedo was invited by the President of Lupatech Group (Brazil) to make a Business Development Plan to increase the O&G business. During Mr. de Azevedo’s tenure at Lupatech, he was responsible to assemble two new plants and led five acquisitions for the companies he works for and search for complementary technologies overseas.
Mr. de Azevedo graduated in Business Administration and Economics in UNISINOS University (Brazil). His executive education continues with numerous training courses.