Board Presidency

Nelson Carvalhaes
Nelson CarvalhaesBoard President
Graduated in Law from Mackenzie Presbyterian University, with a specialization in Foreign Trade and Agribusiness. Managing director of the company Porto de Santos Comércio e Exportação Ltda, a specialist in the export of high quality Arabica coffees for 25 years.
Flavia Barbosa
Flavia BarbosaBoard Vice President
Graduated in Business Administration from the University of São Paulo. Is managing partner of the Exportadora de Café Guaxupé Ltda, founded in 1970, one of the most traditional export´s companies in Brazil. She started in the financial market in 1998 and for 12 years she´s been working in the coffee sector.


Marcos Antonio Matos
Marcos Antonio MatosCEO
Mr. Matos received his BSc degree in agronomic engineering and his M.Sc. degre in agronomy, both from University of Sao Paulo, “Luiz de Queiroz” College of Agriculture (ESALQ/USP). With 15 years of experience in agribusiness, he was Executive Director of the Brazilian Agribusiness Association of Ribeirão Preto Region (Abag/RP). He worked for Getulio Vargas Foundation, project management, and Bayer S.A, in the government affairs area.
Eduardo Heron
Eduardo HeronTechnical Director
With 24 years of experience in the coffee export industry, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, and a qualified Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD), he is coordinator of the national program for issuing certificates from the International Coffee Organization in Brazil, and is responsible for CECAFE’s IT and database.


Lilian Vendrametto
Lilian VendramettoSustainability Manager
Daniel Borges Dutra
Daniel Borges DutraInformation Technology Analyst
Leda Oikawa
Leda OikawaFinance Manager
Isabela Costa
Isabela CostaExecutive Secretary
Francieli Bittencourt
Francieli BittencourtLawyer
Gabriel Pontes
Gabriel PontesInformation Technology Analyst
Luci Nascimento
Luci NascimentoCatering