BRF names former Petrobras CEO to top post

BRF names former Petrobras CEO to top post

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Brazil's BRF said it has hired Pedro Parente as CEO, filling a position that had been vacant since April 23, and also named Lorival Nogueira Luz Jr to new position of COO. Parente stepped down as CEO of the state-owned energy company Petrobras on June 1, saying he would not be an "obstacle" to ending a recent trucker strike that brought the country to a standstill. He become chairman of BRF in April, while he was still at Petrobras. He will hold both positions at BRF for at least 180 days. The

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