Corporate Governance

Board of executive officers


Pedro Zinner


Graduated in Economics at PUC-Rio and holds an MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business (USA)

Previous experience:

  • CFO of ENEVA
  • CEO of Parnaíba Gás Natural S.A.
  • Global Treasurer and Global Head of Tax and Shared Services of the BG Group
  • Global Head of Treasury and Corporate Finance and Global Head of Corporate Risk

Marcelo Habibe


Holds a graduate in Economics from UFRJ and Finance master's degree from FGV.

Previous experience:

  • CFO of Omega Energia
  • Treasurer and M&A of Fibria
  • Treasurer and FP&A of Vale

Luis Vasconcelos

VP Corporate Services

Holds a graduate in Chemistry from St. Lawrence University and PhD in Environmental Chemistry from Washington University in St. Louis

Previous experience:

  • HR & Performance Management of Eneva
  • Executive Manager of Process Governance and Management at Vale
  • Director Governance and Change Management at Vale

Lino Cançado

VP E&P Division

Holds a graduate and a postgraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from PUC - Rio, with a Masters in Oil & Gas Development Projects Management from Heriot-Watt University (Scotland)

Previous experience:

  • Operations Vice President of Parnaíba Gás Natural S.A.
  • Vice President of Integrated Projects at Schlumberger South America
  • Director of Operations at Schlumberger Brazil

Thiago Freitas


Graduated in Law at PUC –Rio, and post-graduated in Public Law at UERJ.

Previous experience:

  • General Counsel of Parnaíba Gás Natural S.A.
  • Judging Counsel of the Ethics and Discipline Court of the Bar Association of Brazil (OAB).

Damian Popolo


Master in Political Science and Economics by Science Po (Lyon/France) and Doctor of Philosophy, International Relations by Durham University, England.

Previous experience:

  • Senior Government and Policy Affairs Manager at BG Group
  • Director and Vice Consul, Science and Innovation at Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Head of International Arts and Humanities Research Council 
  • Project Manager at International Organization for Migration, Spain.