Claranet
Investor Relations

Leadership, Councils and Committees

  • Board of Directors
  • Statutory Executive Board
  • Non-Statutory Executive Office

Board of Directors

Name Office
António Miguel Ferreira

Antonio served as a member of the Supervisory Board at APRITEL – Associação de Operadores de Telecomunicações – (Association of Telecommunications Operators) in Portugal; as CEO at APREGI – Associação de Prestadores de Registos de Domínios e Alojamentos (Association of Providers of Domain and Hosting Registration); as Operations Officer at Via Networks Inc., in Southern Europe; as vice president and leader of the hosting committee at ACEPI – Associação de Economia Digital (Association of Digital Economy) and, as a non-executive member of the Board of Directors at DNS.pt.

He founded Esoterica de Portugal, Amen Portugal, and Lunacloud; and is currently a member of the Executive Board of Claranet Group, serving as CEO of Claranet Portugal. He is also CEO for the Iberian & Latin America region and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Claranet Portugal, Claranet Technology S.A. (Brazil) and Claranet España and several other group’s subsidiaries.
He studied Computer Engineering at INSA Lyon, completed Erasmus in Computer Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico de Portugal, and the General Management Program at Universidade Católica de Portugal.

Edivaldo Soares Rocha

Edivaldo worked at Schwing Stetter Equipamentos Industriais Ltda at the beginning of his career; at Lafarge Braas Roofing Brasil Ltda; At Contag Consultoria Empresarial S/C Ltda. and Consutech Consulting Empresarial Ltda., as Financial Manager & Controllership. As co-founder of CorpFlex, he was responsible for leading the company’s entry into the cloud computing market, in which it gained a reference position as one of the leading and most robust Private Cloud platforms in the country. Throughout these more than 17 years at the helm of CorpFlex, he served as Financial Manager, Controller, CFO and Vice President. In 2014, as CEO and Shareholder, he was responsible for the entire strategy in the entry of an investor, 2bCapital, the renowned private equity manager controlled by Bradesco.

Graduated in business administration with emphasis in finance and accounting, Executive MBA in Financial Management, Controllership and Auditing from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and PDD (Program for Development of Managers) at Fundação Dom Cabral (FDC).

Maria Fernanda dos Santos Teixeira

He worked at General Motors do Brasil, as a leader in several areas of technology; at Eletronic Data Systems (EDS), as Vice President of Operations (COO) Latin America and Vice President commercial Latin America, at ICT Group Corporation – Technology and BPO Services for financial segment as President Latin America; at First Data Corporation – Technology and Electronic Means of Payment-Financial Segment, as President First Data Brazil and Vice President of Operations Latin America.

He was a member of the Diversity Committee (Women in The Council) – IBGC, as Chairman of the Committee; the American Board – AMCHAM, as a Member of the Board of Directors, the IBGC/IFC/WCD, as Chairman of the Board; the Technology/Digital Transformation and Sustainability Committee – AMCHAM; and World Bank’s Gender&Development Washington as an Advisory Board.

He is currently Chairman of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the NGO AMCHAM, member of the Board of Directors of the NGO The Dialogue for Americas – Think Tank in Washington; Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pérola S/A; member of the Finance and Risks Committee of Raia Drogasil, member of the Audit Committee of the VAMOS Group; and member of the SIMPAR Group’s Audit Committee.

He has been a business student at Methodist University, specializing in marketing and economics at fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV. He took complementary courses at INSEAD, executive leadership; at the Brazilian Corporate Governance Institute – IBGC, of Board Formation and Corporate Management; at Harvard Business School, “How to have efficient Boards & Board members”; and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MIT, digital transformation – organizational design.

Nigel Fairhurst

He served as, as Supervisor of General Audit and Audit at Coopers & Lybrand (now PwC); as Audit and IT Manager, European Audit Manager, Strategic Planning & Analysis Manager, Financial Control Manager, Senior Manager of Postal Parcel Project and Senior Manager of IT Financial Control at Marks & Spencer PLC; as Chief Financial Officer and Chief IT Officer at William Reed Group LTD.; as Deputy Officer of European Finance/FD at Donaldsons LLP; as Finance Group Officer at DTZ Holding PLC, reporting to the FD/CFO Group and Financial Officer; and is currently a member of the Company’s Board of Directors.

He studied Physics and Computer Science (Hons) at Kings College London.

Richemn Mourad

He served as Latam Fixed Income Analyst, at Bloomberg LP; worked at Cennabras, starting as a Trainee and reaching the position Executive Officer of the Technical Materials Division; at the Cennatech Group as Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board; at Säntis-Electric as co-founder and investor; at CorpFlex Informática S.A., a Bradesco Private Equity’s investee, as Chief Financial Officer and at the Company, where he is currently Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer, and Member of the Board of Directors.

He studied business administration with emphasis on finance at Binghamton University – School of Management. He holds an Executive MBA in Business Administration and Management from IMD Business School in Switzerland and an Executive Development Program in Business Administration and Management from the Wharton School.

Silvio José Genesini Júnior

Worked at Arthur Andersen as Managing Partner of Telecommunications, Media and High Technology; oracle do Brasil, as President; in Grupo Estado, as Chief Executive Officer; at LIDE Tecnologia, as President; at Anjos do Brasil, as a Counselor; in the City of São Paulo, as a Member of the Innovation and Technology Management Council; at Endeavor, as a Mentor; in Translating the Future, as Managing Partner, in the NGO Generating Falcons, as a Member of the Advisory Board; in the companies Soul Code, Infracommerce, ZUP, Gesto and BiCapital as Investor and Advisor; cvc as, Councillor and Chairman of the Board; in Elemidia, as a Counselor; in Loalfrio, as a Counselor.

He is currently Chairman of the Board of Natural Land Hortifruti and Verzani & Sandrini, Independent Member of the Board of Cnova NV and Advisor to Anima Educação, BR Malls and Gurpo Algar.

He studied Production Engineering at the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo.

Statutory Executive Board

Name Office
Edivaldo Soares Rocha CEO

Edivaldo worked at Schwing Stetter Equipamentos Industriais Ltda at the beginning of his career; at Lafarge Braas Roofing Brasil Ltda; At Contag Consultoria Empresarial S/C Ltda. and Consutech Consulting Empresarial Ltda., as Financial Manager & Controllership. As co-founder of CorpFlex, he was responsible for leading the company’s entry into the cloud computing market, in which it gained a reference position as one of the leading and most robust Private Cloud platforms in the country. Throughout these more than 17 years at the helm of CorpFlex, he served as Financial Manager, Controller, CFO and Vice President. In 2014, as CEO and Shareholder, he was responsible for the entire strategy in the entry of an investor, 2bCapital, the renowned private equity manager controlled by Bradesco.

Graduated in business administration with emphasis in finance and accounting, Executive MBA in Financial Management, Controllership and Auditing from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and PDD (Program for Development of Managers) at Fundação Dom Cabral (FDC).

Richemn Mourad CFO

He served as Latam Fixed Income Analyst, at Bloomberg LP; worked at Cennabras, starting as a Trainee and reaching the position Executive Officer of the Technical Materials Division; at the Cennatech Group as Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board; at Säntis-Electric as co-founder and investor; at CorpFlex Informática S.A., a Bradesco Private Equity’s investee, as Chief Financial Officer and at the Company, where he is currently Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer, and Member of the Board of Directors.

He studied business administration with emphasis on finance at Binghamton University – School of Management. He holds an Executive MBA in Business Administration and Management from IMD Business School in Switzerland and an Executive Development Program in Business Administration and Management from the Wharton School.

Rodrigo Liviero Guerrero Sales and Marketing Vice-President

Has more than 20 years of experience in the sales area of large companies in the Technology segment. Before joining the Company, he worked for more than 11 years at Equinix Brazil, reaching the position of Head of Sales Brazil as a statutory partner. At Universo Online, he created the startup UOLHost, initially serving as Head of Data Center Sales. After the merger of UOLHost, Diveo and DH&C outsourcing, UOLDiveo brand was born, where he held the position of Large Account Sales Officer. At. .comDominio he started as an account manager, rising to Sales Manager. At Alog, after the acquisition of .comDominio, he held the position of Sales Officer SP. At Diveo, he worked as a Telecom Pre-Salesperson. 

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from UNIP, and completed a Leaders Development Program at ISE Business School.

Non-Statutory Executive Office

Name Office
Adilson Magalhães CCO

He built his career initially in the area of controllership and ERP systems implementation, having worked in consultancies such as Takara Auditores and Delta Assessoria. He served as controller at Corpflex, being one of those responsible for the implementation of the governance system currently applied by the Company, transferring the model to the operational area, already as Service Officer. He worked at UPTIME, returning to the Company in 2019 to continue the work of quality assurance and control in the areas of operational service, projects and innovation. He is an accountant registered with the Regional Accounting Council – CRC, member of the National Association of Data Privacy Professionals – ANPPD and of the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance – IBGC, having studied Accounting at Faculdades Integradas Campos Salles – FICS and is currently pursuing an MBA in projects at IBMEC.

Diego Vaz Cloud and Cybersecurity Officer

He served as an Infrastructure Consultant before joining CorpFlex, starting as a senior infrastructure analyst, responsible for coordinating the Datacenter area and evolving as a manager. He was responsible for architecting and migrating the private cloud to Equinix and implement its expansion. Currently, he holds the position of Private Cloud and Corporate Cyber Security Officer at the Company, with a total of 12 years in service. He holds a degree in Information Technology and an MBA in Cyber Security, Forensics, Ethical Hacking & Devescops from FIAP.

Murilo Hyai IR Officer

He was head of the Investor Relations, Asset Management and Economic Studies area at Sonae Sierra Brasil, having also led its IPO process. Previously, he served as Vice President at Banif Investment, in the Private Equity and Corporate Finance areas, as well as head of the M&A area at CPFL Energia. At Banco Santander, he served as Investment Banking and Equity Research analyst. He holds a degree in business administration from São Paulo School of Business Administration – FGV and an MBA from Cornell University Johnson Graduate School of Management.

Roberto Giangiardi Sales Officer

Roberto Salvador Giangiardi Júnior, graduated in Administration from FIG with an MBA in Sales and Marketing from FGV, worked for more than 26 years at CorpFlex, one of the leading providers of private cloud and managed services in the country.

In his corporate career, he began his activities in 1993 as a support analyst for novell platforms, already in 2002 migrated to the commercial area, acting as
commercial manager, organizing and controlling sales and goals of the commercial team, from 2006 with the role of Commercial Director, acted in the challenge of exploring the Brazilian market offering the Cloud model as a service for mission-critical software companies, such as ERP, CRM and BI, boosting the SaaS model throughout the country, over the years and following the company’s growth, from 2010 was responsible for creating and structuring the farmer and hunter commercial area, areas that it leads so far.

Thiago Duarte Public Cloud Executive Officer

He has more than 25 years of experience in Information Technology, Digital Transformation, Innovation, Consulting and Project Management, in Brazilian and multinational companies such as: Amazon Web Services, Red Hat, Locicalis, T-Systems and HP.

Over this time he has built a solid career, working on several fronts in technology such as: Strategy, Governance, Architecture, Security, ERP, CRM, App Development, Infrastructure and Digital Transformation, Agile and Waterfall Methods, acting as a Client and Service Provider, which enables a more holistic view of client demands.

Thiago has a strategic vision with broad and deep knowledge, covering both technical and business aspects. He is results-oriented and highly engaged, with clear thinking and articulation, and enormous communication and presentation skills.