Professional and Educational Background
Fernando has extensive experience in risk management and startups for consumer finance and retail banking in emerging markets as a Chief Risk Officer and as an advisor. He played a key role in the development of consumer finance businesses from green field in Russia, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and many other emerging markets. Fernando has previously held the position of SVP & CRO for Renaissance Credit in Russia and Regional CRO for GE Capital in Latin America.
Fernando holds a MSc in Metallurgical/Materials Engineering from Universidade Mackenzie, Brazil and a MSc in Finance from The University of Birmingham.