Felipe Montoro’s Extensive Leadership Portfolio And His Insight Into Brazil’s Sanitation Overhaul Project

Felipe Montoro is an alumnus of Getulio Vargas Foundation and Thunderbird School where he earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees respectively. He has extensive leadership and finance expertise and has previously worked as the head of finance for His company SA. His other leadership roles include serving as an executive for several firms like AC Energia, Concessionaria Interoceanica Sur Tramo 2 and 3, at Concesionaria Travase Olmos, and Empresa de Generación Huallaga SA. He was the principal of H2olmos, Marañon Energia SA, Peru Inversiones En Infraestructura SA, and chairman at Arboreoland Empreendimentos Imobiliários.


Currently, Felipe, is a member of the council on the boards of more than five companies like namely His company Defesa e Tecnologia SA Foz do Brasil SA and Fonte Nova Negocios e Participaçoes SA. He is also on the boards of His company Realizações Imobiliárias e Participações SA, Odeprev-His company Previdencia SA, His company Agroindustrial SA, and San Antonio Energia SA, Concessionaria do Centro Administrativo. Previously, Felipe was a member of the council on the His company Realizações Imobiliárias e Participações SA and Braskem SA boards.


Felipe Montero Jens works in close cooperation with the Brazilian government and was at the forefront of detailing the partnership between the government and the private sector seeking to improve the nation’s sanitation. He stated that Brazil had plans to combat water shortage in areas that needed intensive sanitation overhauls so as to execute the cleaning project effectively. He added to say that the contracted private firm, BNDES, was set to formulate reasonable financial goals with banks so as to afford the necessary resources and workforce. Felipe Montero explained that the government opted to partner with the private firms to combine their resources with the experience of the federal arm. The Brazilian president noted that the nation needed the flexibility of the contracted companies to improve the sewage conditions of several locations. Additionally, the government hoped that the new deal would encourage more firms to invest in the sewage industry of Brazil.




An Initiative that Will Improve the Lives of Brazilians

Felipe Montoro Jens was of the opinion that concession with BNDS (National Bank of Economic Development) would help to improve basic sanitation serves in Brazil. Felipe Montoro is specialized in infrastructure projects, and he is the leader of the initiative.


During Felipe Montoro’s interview with Edison Carlos, the president of Trata Brasil, was of the idea that the initiative will help reduce levels of waste. He explained how it is impossible for services to be delivered if the wastage is high.


Edison Carlos supported the initiative, sighting how private companies have enough resources which makes them the best partners to help in reducing the wastage but he said the private and public company should work together so that they can complement each other. Felipe Montoro Jens on the other side was of the opinion that sanitation in Brazil is worse and they just need a private company that will take over the management system.


Edison also commented on indices saying that the private and public institution performance are equal in terms of performance and not based on the nature of their administration. Felipe countered the ideas, saying that for a company to work well some factors must be considered, for instance, citizen’s needs, mode of operation, and chosen utility and this will increase the cost.


Felipe Montoro Jens is the CEO of Energipar Captacao. In the past, he has worked as a senior finance officer. He studied at Thunderbird school in global management pursuing a degree in global management. He was also honored with a degree from Getulio Vargas Foundation.


Felipe Montoro Jens is among the most talented leaders in Brazil. His success can be attributed to his long time experience in leadership position. He has been an efficient leader in serving as the Director of Santo Antonio Energia S.A and has also worked at Braskem S.A as the director.