A graduate in Civil Engineering from USP’s Escola Politecnica and a Masters in Business from Sloan School, MIT, Rudi is the brains behind the project Anna Laura Parques Para Todos (accessible public parks) and Associação Tia Anita (social logistics). He is also in the Board of Directors of MAM de Sao Paulo, Instituto Itau Cultural, Instituto Gerando Falcoes, the Latin American Executive Board of MIT’s Sloan School, the Sloan Club of Brazil and CAS Technology. He is the Chairman of Associação Comunitaria Despertar and a senior representative of the International Capital Markets Association (ICMA). Rudi had previously a long career in financial markets holding positions at Banco Itau (vice-president), investment bank Itau BBA (Board member and VP), the FED’s Foreign Exchange Committee (member), BM&F (Board member), Câmara Interbancária de Pagamento (Chairman), Associação Nacional das Instituições do Mercado Financeiro (ANDIMA, director) as well as a teaching position at FGV’s Continued Education Program.