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Marcelo Amaral

Sales Director Latin America Region

Born and Raised in Brazil, Marcelo Amaral has graduated in chemical engineer and carries an Executive MBA in Business Management. He worked for Schlumberger as Project Engineer, Business Development Manager and Country Manager in the United States (Alaska, Houston and South Louisiana), West Africa, Bolivia, Mexico and Brazil for several National Oil Companies and International Oil Companies. Marcelo joined CHC in Aug-2015 as Sales Director for Latin America bringing with him 15 years’ experience from the Oil and Gas Marketing.

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Gilson Caputo

General Operations Manager

Mr Gilson Caputo Jr joined CHC in 2013 and was appointed General Operations Manager in Latin America in February 2016, coming with 32 years of Brazilian Air Force experience. During this time managed several roles in the Air Force always connected to Operations and Aircraft Maintenance, in Brazil and many countries in South America, in operational units, flying high performance aircrafts, planning multi-national Air Force Exercises and developing and implementing Maintenance and Operations Program for new aircraft projects in Amazonia. Mr. Caputo also held senior operating leadership positions at United Nations as a Military Observer Team Leader and as Chief Logistics Officer during the Former Yugoslav War, as well at Inter-American Defense Board and Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS), in Washington-DC, assessing the Humanitarian Demining and Humanitarian and Disaster Relief in Latin America.

Mr Gilson Caputo Jr was graduated at Brazilian Air Force Academy and retired as a Colonel.

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Rogerio Faria

Finance Director

Rogerio Faria started his activities at CHC Brasil in October 2014 as Financial Director. He has a vast experience in financial planning, supply chain and project management to reduce costs and improve competitiveness. Previously Rogerio worked for 17 years at Embraer where he led financial teams in Asia, North America and Europe, sponsoring projects to improve industrial competitiveness and profitability of the Business Unit Embraer Executive Jets. With bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Universidade Paulista Faria also holds an International Executive MBA from FIA-USP and a MBA in General Management from Fundação Getúlio Vargas.

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