Mr. Coutinho has more than 17 years of experience managing and overseeing privately invested companies. Since joining Pampa in 2008, Mr. Coutinho has been responsible for the São Paulo office, where he identifies investment opportunities, supports the preparation and closing of deals, oversees portfolio companies and provides for institutional needs.
Prior to joining Pampa, Mr. Coutinho was CEO of Neovia Telecomunicações and Vex, CTO of Pegasus Telecom and Marketing officer at Promon. Mr. Coutinho also founded Angra Partners, a consultancy firm supporting large investors and previously worked for 6 years as a consultant at McKinsey & Co.
Mr. Coutinho holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais and an MBA from the International Management Development Institute (IMD), in Switzerland.