Eduardo Ferreira De Araujo

Partner and Board Member at Otimiza Beneficios, Otimiza Beneficios


Latin America




Currently Partner & Board Member at Otimiza Beneficios (Fintech). Formerly M&A and Business Development at PetroRio S.A., Partner & Head of M&A at Verti Capital, New Business Manager at EBX Holding Co, Corporate Finance Analyst at OSX Brasil S.A., Derivates Analyst at BTG Pactual Bank and Broker at Ágora CTVM S.A..

He is also a Mentor for startups at InovAtiva Brasil (Brazilian Government backed accelerator), HackBrazil (Brazil Conference Harvard-MIT) and Member at Anjos do Brasil (Angel Investing Club).

Pursues e Masters of Behavioral Sciences at University of Pennsylvania, Holds a MSc in Economics from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Spain), BS in Economics from the Brazilian Institute of Capital Markets (IBMEC-Rio), as well as completed studies at The London School of Economics & Political Science (UK), Université de Strasbourg (France) and Draper University (USA)

Why are you optimistic about the future of work?

quote We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them

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