Team

Ricardo Binelli ** – Funds Manager and Head of Economist

Mr. Binelli is one of the founding members of PETRA Group and has more than 20 years’ experience in the Investment market. Mr. Binelli is currently responsible for managing the Fixed Income funds from PETRA Capital, the Macroeconomic Analysis and a boar member of PETRA Group, and member of PETRA Asset committees. Mr. Binelli holds a bachelor degree in Economy from USP – São Paulo University and a MBA in Economics from the same university.

Joao Luiz Piccioni Junior ** – Funds Manager and Head of Investment Analysis

Mr. Piccioni started his activities in PETRA Asset in 2007 as an Investment Analyst. In 2009 he became the responsible Director for the Equities Analysis. In 2010, he was responsible for the management of the two equity funds from PETRA Asset. Mr. Piccioni previously worked for companies such as Itau Bank, General Motors and Pirelli. Mr. Piccioni holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from FEI, a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from EAESP-FGV, a MBA in Finance from USP, and a Masters in Finance from FGV-EESP.

Gabriel Pinheiro Marto Rodrigues* – Institutional Funds Sales/Relations

Mr. Rodrigues started in PETRA Asset in 2010 as an Investment analyst. In 2011 he was responsible for the start up of the tenth Michael Page office in Brazil. In the same year he returned to PETRA Asset as Head of Investment Fund Sales. Mr. Rodrigues has a bachelor degree in Bussiness administration from Mackenzie University in Brazil and MSc International Bussiness Finance from Bournemouth University in UK.

Andre Caldas – Buy- Side Equity Investment Analyst

Andre Caldas works as an Equity investment analyst at Petra Asset Management since 2012, specialized in the Brazilian market and focused on the value investing strategy through a bottom-up approach. Prior to Petra Asset Management, he worked for Planner Corretora and Brava Investimentos, always acting directly on stock markets. Andre holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Mackenzie University and a specialization in financial economics from the São Paulo School of Economics in Getúlio Vargas Foundation, both in Brazil and is currently a CFA level I candidate.

Rafael Burquim Buy- Side Equity Investment Analyst

Rafael Burquim has seven years of experience in investments. During this period he has worked for Rio Bravo Investimentos, Sulamerica Investimentos, and Orbe Investimentos, always focusing on long term and value investing. Rafael has a bachelor degree in business administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas, and took a course at Red McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas with focus on private equity. Rafael is currently Level III CFA candidate.

Paulo de Tarso Fleury de Lima – Fixed Income Investment Analyst

Holds a bachelor degree in economics from Universidade de Brasilia (UNB) and an MSc in business administration from FGV-EAESP also has a specialization course in fixed income by BMF BOVESPA. Started working at PETRA ASSET in January 2013 as a ​​middle office analyst, structuring and developing solid processes to mitigate operational errors in the fund management routine. In 2014 Paulo became responsible for the fixed income area, under the supervision of Chief Economist and Board Member Ricardo Binelli, with active participation in the management of fixed income funds, along with the responsibility to develop Petra’s proprietary fixed income modeling tools and processes.

PETRA Capital - São Paulo, SP

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