Fernando M. Gonçalves
Fernando M. Gonçalves holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, an M.A. in Economics from FGV-RJ and a B.A. in Industrial Engineering from UFRJ. Before joining Itaú , Fernando was head of economic research at Vinci Partners, has worked at two other asset management firms in Brazil – JGP and Ventor Investimentos – and was an economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In 2015 and 2016, Fernando was also a professor at the Professional Master Program in Economics and Finance of PUC-RJ. He is currently head of the sell-side area in the Macroeconomic research team at Itaú.