Fernando Cestari de Rizzo


Graduated in Mechanical Engineering at FAAP in 1993, postgraduate in CEAG at FGV-SP in 1996 and MBA in Marketing and Finance at Indiana University (Bloomington, IN/USA).

Chief Executive Officer of Tupy since April 2018, having served as Diretor Vice Persident of the Company's Automotive Business Unit (2012 to 2018). He was Vice President of Sales (2004 to 2012) and responsible for the Strategic Planning department (2000 and 2003). He worked at Sofunge (Subsidiary of Mercedes Benz do Brasil, acquired by Tupy in November 1995) and served as Product Development Engineer at Tupy American Foundry Corp.

Thiago Fontoura Struminski


Bachelor of Law at the Catholic Pontifical University of Paraná; Specialization in Economics at Fundação Getúlio Vargas - Master in Business Economics - and the Program for Leadership Development promoted by Harvard Business School.

Vice President of Finance, Controls and Administration and Investor Relations Officer of the Company since February 2016.
Prior to that he was Strategic Planning & M&A Direrctor (until 2016), Senior Corporate Planning and S&OP Manager (until 2015) and Investor Relations Manager (until 2014). He also served at the Company as Strategic Planning Coordinator (2009 to 2012).

Erodes Berbetz

Vice-President of Procurement and Logistics

Graduated in Telecommunications Electrical Engineering - Federal Center for Technological Education Celso Suckow da Fonseca (CEFET) in 1994.

He served at Tupy as Purchasing and Corporate Logistics Director from April 2019 until January 2021. He was Purchasing Director at Mercedes-Benz company from 2014 to 2019 and worked as Purchasing Director for South America at Volvo Trucks from 2012 to 2014. He served as Purchasing Director for Brazil at Volvo Powertrain from 2008 to 2012, and also worked at CEEI as Product Development Engineer from 1990 to 1995 and Sales and Mkt Supervisor from 1995 to 1998.

Fábio Pena Rios

Vice-President of Operations

Graduated in Metallurgical Engineering at the Federal University of Minas Gerais/MG in 1993.

Adjunct Operations Officer of the Company since February 2019. He served as Engineering Director from 2018 to 2019 and previously as Engineering Director for the Company's Mexican subsidiaries since 2012. Between 2009 and 2012, he was Engineering Director at Grupo Cifunsa SA de CV (acquired by Tupy in 2012); between 2003 and 2009, he was Engineering, Quality and Processes manager at Teksid Hierro de México; and, between 2002 and 2003, Quality and Process Manager at Blackhawk.

Ricardo Sendim Fioramonte

Vice-President of Sales

Graduated in Mechanical Engineering at the School of Industrial Engineering/SP in 1991.

Adjunct Commercial Officer of the Company since April 2019. He was Chief Operating Officer at the Austrian company Voestalpine (2017 to 2019). Between 2007 and 2017, he worked at Gerdau in the Specialty Steel division, and from 1996 to 2007 at ZF Friedrichshafen.



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