Has a BSc in Electrical and Industrial Engineering, a MSc and a DSc in Electrical Engineering. He joined PSR in 2004 where he is currently a Technical Director. He has been leading and conducting projects in the following areas: (i) integrated electricity and gas planning studies; (ii) energy auctions (design, analysis and bidding strategies); (iii) risk management; (iv) regulatory assessment and support for investors and (v) economic valuation of generation projects. He is a member of the IEEE Power Engineering Society and teaches classes on the energy sector for Master in Business Administration courses. He is the author and co-author of more than 25 papers published in journals and local/international conferences. He has been a speaker in conferences and seminars in Brazil and abroad.