Directors, Executive Officers and Committees

Board of Directors

João Carlos Falbo Mansur Chairman

Mr. João Carlos Mansur has a bachelor’s degree in accounting sciences (with active CRC) and an MBA in Corporate Finance and Administration. Portfolio and Securities Administrator and Independent Management and Tax Advisor certified by the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance (IBGC). He has more than 33 years of experience in FP&A, having served as a senior executive in companies such as PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC), Monsanto, Tishman Speyer Properties, Trump Realty Brazil and WTorre Arenas (Allianz Parque). He is an advisor to BLUM – Cia Securitizadora de Créditos S/A and Lux ​​Intl. In the last 5 years, Mr. João Carlos Mansur (i) acts as Chief Executive Officer of REAG, a fund administrator that holds more than 5% of the Company’s share capital, and (ii) has not exercised any positions and/or functions in the Company and in companies of its economic group.

Eduardo Orlando L’Hotellier Member

Mr. Eduardo Orlando L’Hotellier graduated in 2008 in Computer Engineering from the Instituto Militar de Engenharia (IME), having concurrently studied Administration at UFRJ (not completed). In the last year of his graduation, he studied Finance at COPPEAD. During his graduation, he completed internships related to technology and business, having worked at Milestone (currently AfferoLab), Accenture and Bain&Capital. In 2009 he starts his professional career as a Business Analyst at Mckinsey&Company, followed by a stint in M&A at AngraPartners. At the end of 2010, while working at AngraPartners, he started a prototype that gave rise to GetNinjas when he discovered how difficult it was for customers to find reliable service providers. In March 2011, at the age of 27, he began to dedicate himself exclusively to GetNinjas, in September 2011 he completed the process of getting GetNinjas first funding with Monashees Capital and Kaszek Ventures, professionalizing the company and taking on the role of CEO, which he has held ever since.

Claudio Kawa Hermolin Independent Member

Civil Engineer, graduated from PUC RJ with postgraduate degrees from IAG, FGV and Harvard Business School. Mr. Claudio Kawa Hermolin is a professional with 29 years of experience in the real estate market in various leadership roles in companies of engineering, incorporation and intermediation, such as Even, PDG and Brasil Brokers, as well as in class entities, such as ADEMI RJ, Secovi SP, Sinduscon RJ and CBIC. Today performing the role of Country Manager of eXp Brasil, as well as Advisor to Morar Construtora e Incorporadora and Primaz Corporte. He also works as an advisor and angel investor in Proptechs and Construtechs.

Luis Paulo Resende Camisasca Vice-Chairman

Mr. Luis Paulo Resende Camisasca is Managing Director and innovation leader at Alvarez & Marsal Brasil in São Paulo. He has 20 years of experience in several countries, such as Brazil, Italy, Mozambique, Spain, Argentina and Chile, having worked in Ventures, Digital Platforms, Consumer Goods, Oil&Gas, Industrial Gases, and Retail. He was Commercial Vice President of a fashion retail company, with 72 stores nationally and revenue of R$ 500 million, and led the revenue front in a multinational Industrial and Medicinal Gases, in South America applying pricing sales methodologies force performance and sizing in a region with revenues of R$600 million. The initiatives under his leadership totaled R$36 million in annual EBITDA improvements. He was Revenue Director at the largest producer and distributor of packaged ethanol in the country, focused on B2B (Food, Beverage, Chemical) and B2C (Supermarket Chains, Wholesale) sales. He was responsible for the plan that resulted in an increase in gross margin by 12% in three months. Before joining A&M, he occupied managerial positions in the Commercial area of ​​the fourth largest oil company in the world, the French Total, working in Marketing Management for Mozambique, and later Italy. Camisasca completed the Technology Acceleration and Digital Platforms course at MIT, and a Master in Marketing at EADA Barcelona. In the last 5 years, Mr. Luis Paulo Resende Camisasca has not held any positions and/or functions in the Company and in companies in its economic group, nor in companies controlled by a shareholder of the Company who holds direct or indirect participation, equal to or greater than 5% of the Company’s share capital.

Demian Pons Esparo Member

Mr. Demian Pons Esparo has 22 years of investment experience, with experience at Credit Suisse First Boston (2001-2004), Citadel Investment Group (2005-2009) and Brightpoint Capital (2009). He was director responsible for managing the long short strategy at Credit Suisse Hedging Griffo and partner at Verde Asset (2010-2016). He founded ARC Capital in 2017. 

Executive Officers

Leonardo Luiz Meneses Pereira CEO

Mr. Leonardo Luis Meneses Pereira is a executive with over 25 years of experience in the areas of finance, controlling and planning (FP&A). He worked in companies from different sectors, such as Unimed-Rio, Supervia and Aspen Pharma. As Director of Alvarez & Marsal, he led business performance improvement processes throughout Brazil. Before joining REAG as Leader of the Special Situations Area, he was Statutory Director of NPL Brasil Gestão de Ativos Financeiros. Economist graduated from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). MBA in Corporate Finance from PUC-RJ.

Fabiana Franco CFO

Ms. Fabiana Franco graduated in Business Administration from FEA-USP and lawyer from PUC-SP. She has 27 years of professional experience in the financial, administrative, controlling and compliance areas. She has worked in companies from different segments in management positions, managing large teams and being actively responsible for the strategic planning process and generating results. She began his career at KPMG, with stints at Dixie Toga (currently Bemis Company, Inc), Felsberg Advogados, Brazilian Finance & Real Estate and REAG Investimentos.

Thiago Souza Gramari IRO

Mr. Thiago Souza Gramari was Director of Corporate Venture Capital and Venture Capital and responsible for the Startup Investment Fund at the consultancy Alvarez & Marsal. He has more than 18 years of professional experience working in different sectors within Banks, Investment Banks and Consulting. Mr. Thiago is a specialist in acceleration and investments in startups and has solid knowledge in Business Valuation and economic scenarios. Coordinated the Banco do Brasil Innovation Program with a focus on Corporate Venture Capital (relationships and investment in startups), developed the Corporate Governance and Investor Relations of the Brokers that Banco do Brasil has abroad (New York/Miami, London and Singapore ). He also held the position of Equity Research (Sell Side) responsible for analyzing companies listed on B3 and participated in company IPO processes (Initial Public Offering – IPO). He has the CNPI Investment Certification – APIMEC National Investment Professional Certificate. Thiago graduated in Economics at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo – PUC SP, specialized in Economics applied to Management at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, and completed an MBA in Private Equity, Venture Capital and Investment in Startups at Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV.

Audit Committee

Iêda Aparecida Patricio Novais Member

Ms. Iêda Aparecida Patricio Novais is a fiscal council member and member of audit committees certified by the IBGC. She has 20 years of experience in councils in private companies, public and associations. She is expert in the areas of audit, risk management, strategic planning and strategic people management (focused on succession and pipeline). She is currently an independent member of the board of directors and coordinator of the statutory audit committee of the Companhia de Habitacional e Urbano de Desenvolvimento do Estado de São Paulo (and vice president of the board of directors and coordinator of the policy committee of the IBGC. Ms. Iêda Aparecida Patricio Novais holds a Communications degree from USP and has participated in several executive programs. She is an expert professor at the Laboratory of Architecture and Computer Networks from USP.

Lucia Maria Guimarães Cavalcanti Member

Ms. Lucia Maria Guimarães Cavalcanti is a consultive counselor at the Social Observatory of Brazil and an independent board member certified by the IBGC. She has an executive career built in large companies in the industrial and service segments in the areas of finance and controls, managerial experience in multinational financial institutions and has participated regularly, for the period of seven years, in meetings of boards of directors as chief executive officer. She worked for five years as financial planning manager for the Indústria Petroquímica Rio Polímero S.A. and as financial director, from 2008 to 2016, managing the controllership, treasury, labor relations and IT areas in companies of different segments, such as Supervia Concessionária de Transporte Ferroviário S.A., a railway transport concessionaire, Apolo Tubos e Equipamentos S.A., a metallurgical company belonging to the Peixoto de Castro group, as well as the leading company in the supply of compressed natural gas, Neogas do Brasil S.A. Ms. Lucia Maria Guimarães Cavalcanti is currently associated with Women Corporate Directors and the IBGC.

Demian Pons Esparo Member

Mr. Demian Pons Esparo has 22 years of investment experience, with experience at Credit Suisse First Boston (2001-2004), Citadel Investment Group (2005-2009) and Brightpoint Capital (2009). He was director responsible for managing the long short strategy at Credit Suisse Hedging Griffo and partner at Verde Asset (2010-2016). He founded ARC Capital in 2017.