• Partner specialized in modeling infrastructure projects and the regulatory aspects and financial balance of concession and public-private partnership (PPP) contracts.
  • Professor of infrastructure law with the undergraduate law program of Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) Law School, in Rio de Janeiro (2009-present).
  • Professor in the postgraduate law program of FGV Law School, São Paulo (2005-present).
  • Professor at the Brazilian Public Law Society (SBDP) (1999-present).
  • Was head of the Infrastructure Consulting Department for Brazil of the International Finance Corporation (IFC), part of the World Bank Group (2008-2011), during which he led the team that structured various innovative PPPs, such as the first concession of metropolitan highway system, the first PPP in the health sector in Brazil and the first PPP in the education sector in the country.
  • Was head of the Infrastructure and Public Projects sectors of Citibank Brasil (2007-2008).
  • Former member of the Board of Directors of CHESF (2005-2007).
  • Former member of the Board of Directors CEG (2005-2007).
  • Former member of the Board of Directors ACESITA (2006-2007).
  • Former head of the PPP Unit of the Brazilian Federal government (2005-2007).
  • LL.M. from Harvard Law School (2004).
  • Author of the book 10 anos da Lei de PPP e 20 anos da Lei de Concessões: Viabilizando a implantação e melhoria de infraestruturas para o desenvolvimento econômico-social [“10 years since the PPP Law and 20 years since the Concessions Law: Enabling the construction and improvement of infrastructure for economic and social development”], Revolução Ebook, 2015.
  • Author of the book Regime Diferenciado de Contratação: Licitação de Infraestrutura Para Copa do Mundo e Olimpíadas [“Differentiated Contracting Regime: Tenders for Infrastructure for the World Cup and Olympics”], Editora Atlas, São Paulo, 2012, 124pp, co-authored with Mario Engler Pinto Jr. and Lucas Navarro Prado.
  • Author of the book Concessões e PPPs: Melhores práticas em licitações e contratos [”Concessions and PPPs: Best practices in tenders and comtracts”], Editora Atlas, São Paulo, 2011, 197pp.
  • Author of the book Comentários à Lei de PPP – fundamentos econômico-jurídicos [“Comments on the PPP Law – economic and legal fundamentals”], Malheiros Editores, São Paulo, 2007 and reprinted in 2010, 477pp, co-authored with Lucas Navarro Prado.
  • Helped draft the bill that became the PPP Law (Law 11,079/04).
  • Helped draft the part of Law 11,096/06, which amended Law 8,987/95 (General Concessions Law).
  • Has participated as a speaker at various conferences, seminars and courses about private participation in infrastructure projects and has written extensively on the theme (for more details about recent presentations and publications

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