Fábio Colletti Barbosa (Brazil)


Fábio C. Barbosa is CEO of Natura &Co and board member of Itaú- Unibanco, CBMM (Niobium technology supplier), and Ambev. Mr. Barbosa was former CEO of Banco ABN Amro Real, Santander Brasil, Febraban (Brazilian Banks Association) and Abril Media. Currently, he also serves as a board member of Endeavor Institute (to foster entrepreneurship), of CLP (Public Leadership Center – Brazil).

Mr. Barbosa was previously the Chairman of the Board of Endeavor Brazil, CEO of Santander Brazil from 2008 to 2011, the President of Febraban from 2007 to 2011, and the President of Banco Real/ABN Amro from 1996 to 2008. In 2011, Mr. Barbosa was recognized as Person of the Year by the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce in New York, and in 2012, he received the United Nations’ Champions of the Earth award for his entrepreneurial vision.


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