Francisco De Assis E Silva
Executive Director of Institutional Relations and
Mr. Francisco de Assis e Silva serves as Executive Director of Institutional Relations and Member of the Executive Board at JBS SA since 2011. Prior to that, he served as Legal Director and Member of the Executive Board of the Company from January 2, 2007. He is Member of Instituto dos Advogados de Sao Paulo (IASP) and Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Tributario (IBDT). He was a Lawyer at Grupo Trombini for five years and Administrative and Legal Director of Transportadora Itapemirim S.A. He joined JBS Group in 2001. He holds a Bachelors degree in Law from Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, a post-graduate degree in Environmental Law and a post-graduate degree in Commercial Law from Universidade Presbiterina Mackenzie, a Masters degree in Public Law from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, a Masters degree in Public Law from Universidade Federal do Parana and a post-graduate degree in Labor Economics from Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP).