Maria Eduarda Gouvêa Berto - Projects Director, has a degree in economics from the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC‐RJ) and a Master’s in administration with a major in finance, also from PUC‐RJ. She has vast project-management experience in the fields of infrastructure, investment/new business assessment, finance, and risk management. She started her financial-market career as a variable-income analyst in the oil & gas, petrochemicals and sanitation sectors, and subsequently worked as a fixed-income/credit analyst at Banco BBA (Itaú BBA). She has also worked in the telecoms sector as a M&A/new-business manager for Oi; and in the electric-power sector as a risk manager for energy sales at Grupo Light.
She joined EBP in 2008, when it was founded, playing an essential role in the company’s start‐up phase. She was responsible for drawing up projects in the field of sanitation and for the airports of Galeão and Confins.