Pampa Energía picks next CFO

People Argentina M&A

Nicolás Mindlin is named to replace Gabriel Cohen at the Argentine energy company

Simpar names new CEO for leasing division

People Brazil

Former Banco do Brasil and Cielo CEO Paulo Caffarelli takes the lead at BBC

Globo stages succession plan

People Brazil

Jorge Nóbrega steps down from dual role at South America's largest media company as Marinho family members resume control

Qell opens LatAm branch

Brazil People M&A

US SPAC appoints former GM exec Carlos Zarlenga to lead the business from São Paulo

Grupo Soma CFO adds Hering role after acquisition

Brazil People M&A

Gabriel Lobo takes charge of finances at the clothing company that the Rio de Janeiro-based retailer acquired last month

Alliar names new CEO

Brazil People Healthcare

Brazilian medical services company promotes Ricardo Dupin to the top job after less than five months as COO

Natixis opens office in Chile

People Chile France

French investment bank names Roberto Zaldívar as senior country manager

EcoRodovias, IMC name new execs

Brazil People

Brazilian infrastructure company appoints Gianfranco Catrini as CEO while restaurant operator recruits Rafael Bossolani to be CFO

Ultrapar rehires former exec as CEO

Brazil People Commerce

Marcos Lutz will lead the Brazilian conglomerate before he is slated to become chairman in 2023

Vale hires new CFO

Brazil People

Gustavo Pimenta joins the Brazilian miner from US power company AES as Luciano Siani moves on to become the head of business strategy

Petz grooms new CFO

People Commerce Retail shopping

Aline Penna will replace Diogo Bassi at the Brazilian pet store chain in mid-October

IRB appoints new CEO

Brazil Capital Markets People

Raphael Carvalho leaves Metlife to take over the Brazilian reinsurance company

Brazil's former central bank head to join IMF

International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF) Latin America

Ilan Goldfajn will become director of the multilateral lender's Western Hemisphere department in January next year

Oi names new CFO

People Telecoms Brazil

Brazilian telco appoints Cristiane Barretto to replace Camille Faria in charge of the finance department

GM appoints new head for South America

People South America Brazil

US carmaker selects Santiago Chamorro to replace Carlos Zarlenga