Itau Unibanco S.A
Dr. Nildemar Secches serves as Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Itau Unibanco Holding SA since April 2012. Within the Company, he is a Member of the Strategy Committee. He has held the following positions at a number of companies as follows: at BRF – Brasil Foods, he has been Chairman of the Board of Directors since April 2007; at WEG SA, he has acted as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors since 1998; at Iochpe-Maxion, he has been Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2004; at Ultrapar S.A., he has been a Member of the Board of Directors since April 2002.; within Suzano Papel e Celulose, he has served as a Member of the Board of Directors since May 2008; at Perdigao S.A., he acted as Chief Executive Officer from January 1995 to October 2008; within Iochpe-Maxion Group, he held the post of Corporate General Director from 1990 to 1994; at Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Economico e Social – BNDES (Brazilian Social and Economic Development Bank), he was a Director from1987 to 1990; at Associacao dos Produtores e Exportadores de Frangos (Association of Producers and Exporters of Poultry), he was the President from 2001 to 2003. He studied at Universidade Estadual de Campinas (Unicamp) where he gained a Doctorate in Philosophy in Economics in 1984. Moreover, from Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP), he gained a degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1971 and additionally, he graduated from Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) with a Masters in Finance in 1972.
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