Mauro Cunha

Country
Brazil
AMEC
Job Title:
CEO
Areas of Expertise:
  • Accounting and auditing practices
  • Shareholder responsibilities
  • Shareholder rights

Mauro Cunha is the CEO of the Associação de Investidores no Mercado de Capitais - AMEC (“the Capital Markets Investors’ Association”), a position which he has held since April 2012. He has been participating on board of listed corporations since 1999 – he is currently a director of CESP, Mahle Metal Leve and Par Corretora. Mr. Cunha became the first independent director on the Board of Directors of Petrobras, nominated by minority investors in 2013. He also participated on the Audit Committee of that company.. He has spent much of his career advising and consulting on corporate governance and asset management, holding different positions in companies such as Opus Gestão de Recursos, Mauá Investimentos, Franklin Templeton Investimentos (Brasil) Ltda, Morgan Stanley Asset Management and Deutsche Morgan Grenfell, among others. He also served as Chairman of the Board at the Instituto Brasileiro de Governança Corporativa (IBGC), between 2008 and 2010. Mr. Cunha has been a Chartered Financial Analyst since 1997, and he holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, as well as a bachelor’s degree in Economics from PUC-Rio. He is a lecturer in courses of Corporate Governance.