With a degree in Electrical Engineering, an MBA in International Marketing by Carleton University and post graduate work in Finance in Brazil and Japan, Fabio has more than 36 years of experience in International Trade Finance. Fabio worked for Chase Manhattan Bank, Du Pont, 3M, J&J and Assa Abloy and since 2001, is the Founder and Principal of Tradebrz, in SP, Brazil. Along the past 18 years, Tradebrz and Fabio have been the authorized representative of more than 16 US States in Brazil, Board Member of the University of Pittsburgh in Brazil, and international consultant with leading US and European banks for Trade Finance deals with US Eximbank, Atradius, EDC and Hermes.
Marco Antônio M. da Costa has practiced for more than a decade in the corporate area, focusing on project finance; structured finance; private equity; pension funds; private equity funds; M&A; corporate law and public-private partnerships (PPP). His expertise includes sectors such as energy, oil & gas, transportation and logistics, telecommunications, mining and waste treatment/disposal. Since 2013, he has written several articles in national and international books and scientific journals, as well as lectured many conferences and classes related to his areas of practice. LL.B., LL.M. (2013) and Ph.D. (2016) all at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP).