Experienced legal executive, with extensive practice in large multinational and local corporations in Brazil and on-the-job international experience in senior positions in Europe (London, England; The Hague, the Netherlands) and in the United States (Houston, Texas). Before joining Campos Mello, Paulo was a partner of Tauil & Chequer | Mayer Brown, a global firm based in the USA and with offices in the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Statutory vice president/director and board member for over 15 years in various corporate entities of the Shell Group, Billiton Group, Vale Group and Raízen Group (joint venture between Shell and Cosan for the production of sugar, ethanol, bioenergy and distribution of fuels/biofuels);

Education: BA in law, Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ), 1983; international comparative law, University of Texas over Dallas, USA, 1990.

Languages: Portuguese and English.

Memberships: Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo chapters; Counselor at the Brazilian Bar Association, Rio de Janeiro Chapter – 2005/2006; counsellor at the British Chamber of Commerce – BRITCHAM – 2003/2004; member of the Legal and Strategic Committee of the Rio de Janeiro Commercial Association (ACRJ) for the 2017–2019 period.

Office: Rio de Janeiro.

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