Jair STEOLA, Brazilian, 40, has 19 years of financial experience in various major Financial Institutions and Corporate Companies. At the present, he is the CFO of the largest Pharmaceutical Company in Brazil called EMS S.A., he also worked in the Sugar & Ethanol Sector, following the greenfield investment of Carlyle/Riverstone Equity Funds in Brazil. Previously, he worked several years in the Telecom sector at Alcatel in Brazil, as a Regional Treasurer/Project Finance for Latin America and in the HQ in France, as a Regional Controller. He also worked in several other large Companies in Brazil, as AMBEV, TV SBT, DOW CHEMICAL and BANCO PACTUAL.

He has extensively worked in the Financial Sector, with a large skill in products as International Cash Management, Project Finance, Long-term Structured Debts, Tax analysis and Risk Management. In the Treasury, he also worked to develop services as A/P, A/R, Cash management and Banks relationships. Jair Steola has an MBA from IBMEC – Brazil and a BA from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) – Brazil.