Executive Team

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EXECUTIVES
Partner and CEO

Benedito João Gai Neto

  • Graduated in Marketing and Business Administration from VSU (University of Georgia, Valdosta, GA – United State of America).
  • Certified at Harvard: Agri-Business Executive Program – Boston / USA.
  • Graduated from IBGC (Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance) as a board member.
  • External counselor in agribusiness companies.
  • Lecturer, Teaches the Agrinvest Commodities Courses.
Experience since 2003 as operator of the following markets:
  • Soya Complex – CBOT – Chicago Stock Exchange
  • Corn, Soybeans and Ox – BM & FBOVESPA
  • Dollar – BM & FBOVESPA
Partner and Director of Derivatives

Eduardo Vanin

  • Business Administration by UFMS
  • MBA in Finance from Ebusiness School
  • Certified by Harvard: Agri-Business Executive Program – Shanghai / China
  • Lecturer, Teaches the Agrinvest Commodities Courses
Experience since 2004 as operator of the following markets:
  • Dollar – BM & FBOVESPA
  • Bovespa Index – BM & FBOVESPA
  • Oil, Gasoline, Crack Spread – NYMEX
  • Cotton – NYBOT – New York Stock Exchange
  • Soya – CBOT – Chicago Stock Exchange
  • Corn, Soybeans and Ox – BM & FBOVESPA
Partner and Founder

Edison Martelli Monteiro

  • Founder of M.Monteiro Ltda., Started his activities as a grain broker at the Matos Grosso do Sul Commodity Exchange (BMMS) in 1987.
  • He acted actively in the CONAB auctions targeting the government’s regulatory stocks through the purchase of rice, wheat, beans and corn.
  • He was one of the pioneers in business intermediation with maize produced in Mato Grosso do Sul for the other Brazilian states located in the South and Southeast regions.
  • It is certified by BM & FBOVESPA in Operations and Strategies for Brokerage Houses.
Partner and Director of the Office in Geneva – Switzerland

Pierre Roditi

  • He started his activities in the grain trade in 1977. He has a long executive experience in the main tradings of the sector.
  • He operates in the international market of agricultural commodities, derivatives and maritime freight.
  • Provides advice to several companies in the industry developing and opening new markets.
  • Carries out on-site visits and inspections in the main grain producing and consuming regions around the world.
Partner and Director of the Physical Market

Gusthavo W. Martins

  • Graduated in Economics from FAE Business School – Faculty of Administration and Economics.
  • MBA in Agribusiness Management from UFPR – Curitiba / Brazil.
  • Physical Market Export and Internal of agricultural products.
  • Participation in several international agribusiness fairs.
  • Lecturer, Teaches the Agrinvest Commodities Courses.
Experience since 2005 as operator of the following markets:
  • Soya Complex – CBOT – Chicago Stock Exchange
  • Corn, Soybeans and Ox – BM & FBOVESPA
  • Dollar – BM & FBOVESPA
Partner and Derivatives Manager

João Paulo Schaffer

  • Graduated in Agronomic Engineering from Federal University of Paraná (UFPR) – 2010.
  • Graduated in Economics from FAE Centro Universitário (UNIFAE) – 2012.
  • MBA in Strategic Management, ESALQ / USP – 2015.
  • GBA (Global Business Administration) – CFO Strategic – Strategic Finance, ISAE / FGV – 2017.
  • Independent Investment Agent, certified by CVM
  • Certified by BM & FBOVESPA – PQO BM & F (Operational Qualification Program).
  • Lecturer, Teaches the Agrinvest Commodities Courses
  • Experience since 2011 as operator of the following markets:
  • Dollar and Dollar Options – BM & FBOVESPA.
  • Bovespa Index – BM&FBOVESPA.
  • Oil, Gasoline, Crack Spread – NYMEX.
  • Cotton – NYBOT – New York Stock Exchange.
  • Soya – CBOT – Chicago Stock Exchange.
  • Corn, Soybeans and Ox – BM&FBOVESPA.