André Nudelman President of LACES - Canadian Education Services Latin America Ltd. and of Maple Bear Schools Mexico and Central America Ltd. Chairman and President of the Canadian Forum for The Americas, based in Ottawa. Counselor in the McRae Institute for International Management at Capilano University, Vancouver, Canada. Chairman and President of the Canadian Council for The Americas BC - British Columbia. Elected National Leader in the segment of Education in 2004 and 2006, and Leader in the segment of Franchises in 2002 and 2003, integrating the Business Leaders Forum of Gazeta Mercantil.
Daniel Dip Graduated in Business Administration from FGV. Former General Manager of Maple Bear Brasil. Specialist in Telecommunications and Infrastructure. International Business teacher for disadvantaged communities. Former state champion of volleyball at Esporte Clube Pinheiros.
Mário Alberto de Almeida Member of the Administration Council of CSU - Cardsystem S/A, of Fundação Aplicações de Tecnologias Críticas (Critical Technology Applications Foundation) - Atech, and of ESUS S/A Participações. Commentator of economic affairs for TV Gazeta television network.
Maria Helena Guimarães de Castro Former State Secretary of Education in São Paulo. Master in Political Sciences from UNICAMP - Universidade Estadual de Campinas. Former State Secretary of Science, Technology, and Economic Development in São Paulo. Former State Secretary of Social Development and Assistance in São Paulo. Former State Secretary of Education in the Federal District. Chaired the National Institute of Educational Studies and Research, the National Higher Education Secretariat, and the Ministry of Education Executive Secretariat.
José Ricardo Quintana President of Sascar Tecnologia Automotiva S.A. Former President of Banco 1 and of Ibmec TE. Former partner of DW Partners - boutique of investments and of Controle Soluções Compartilhadas.
Juergen Adolph Engelbrecht Honorary Chairman of the Visconde de Porto Seguro Foundation since 1982, where he was president between 1969 and 1981. Council Member of the CCA BC - Canadian Council for The Americas BC and of CFA - Canadian Forum for The Americas in Ottawa. Former president of Massey Ferguson do Brasil, 1956 through 1962. Former Council Member of ABC Telematic S/A, Barber Greene do Brasil S/A, Metalac S/A, and Mogiana Alimentos S/A. Former president of Rotary Club São Paulo Oeste, 1967 through 1980. Founder and Chairman of the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce in 1975, 1976, 1978, and 1979. Former director of the United World Colleges of Brazil - São Paulo, 1976 through 1979.
Marcelo Duarte PJournalist since 1984. Author of twenty books. Has two radio programs at Bandeirantes radio station. Writes a weekly column, "Curiosidades," for the Jornal da Tarde daily. Host of the Loucos por futebol TV program at the ESPN Brasil channel.
Maria Lúcia Marcondes Carvalho Vasconcelos Graduated in pedagogy from the University of São Paulo (USP), PhD in Business dministration from the Mackenzie Presbyterian University (Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie), and PhD in Education from USP. Former State Secretary of Education in São Paulo. Former lecturer with in the Postgraduation Program of Language at the Mackenzie Presbyterian University (Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie). President of the São Paulo Municipal Council of Education and titular counselor in the São Paulo State Council. Author of several books and articles.
Ottoni Romano Fontana Filho Was the counselor of Sadia for fifteen years. Council Member of several companies and entities. CEO of Formula Trade Brasil.
Palmari de Lucena Former chief of the Latin America and Caribbean Division of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). Senior Advisor with the United Nations in resource mobilization and strategic partnerships with the private sector.
Claudia Costin: Graduada em Administração Pública pela Fundação Getulio Vargas em São Paulo, com mestrado e doutorado; Secretária Municipal de Educação do Rio de Janeiro; Professora universitária, lecionou na FGV, PUC- SP, Unicamp, Universidade de Taubaté, Universidade de Brasília, FAAP e IBMEC – SP; Professora visitante na Universidade de Quebec, no Canadá; Ex-presidente da Promon Intelligens; Ex-vice-presidente da Fundação Victor Civita; Ex-secretária de Cultura do Estado de São Paulo; Ex-coordenadora de Projetos da Fundação de Desenvolvimento Administrativo (Fundap); Ex-diretora de Planejamento e Avaliação Empresarial Serpro; Ex-vice-secretária de Fundos de Pensão; Ex-gerente de Políticas Públicas do Banco Mundial, em Washington DC; Ex-consultora dos governos de Angola, Cabo Verde, Guiné Bissau, Moçambique e São Tomé e Príncipe.