Vale names new leader

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Brazilian mining company's former CEO stepped down last week in response to dam collapse in January

Neoenergia names new CFO

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Leonardo Gadelha also becomes the head of investor relations for Iberdrola's subsidiary in Brazil

BTG Pactual hires Brazil's former finmin

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Eduardo Guardia takes over the bank's asset management division in July

BTG Pactual hires former BlackRock exec

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Will Landers becomes head of equities at the Brazilian bank's asset management business

Avianca appoints new CEO in Brazil

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Airline names Jorge Vianna to top job as it arranges financing to emerge from bankruptcy

BRF picks new CFO

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Ivan Monteiro goes to the Brazilian meat company after six months in charge of Petrobras

BAML LatAm M&A co-head steps down


Marcus Silberman will stay on until the bank hires a replacement

Lazard names new director in Mexico

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Financial advisory firm hires Alejandro Capote from Credit Suisse

Microsoft names new head in Brazil

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Tânia Cosentino leaves Schneider Electric to take the helm at the technology firm

Sabesp selects new CEO

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Former chairman Benedito Braga returns to take the helm at the São Paulo state water company

Banco do Brasil signals asset sales

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State-owned lender could offload a stake in its investment management division BB DTVM

Morgan Stanley loses head of LatAm equities


Manuel García Díez leaves the US investment bank almost two years after becoming a managing director

Landers departs BlackRock for BTG Pactual

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Will Landers exits the investment management company for Brazilian bank, source says

Petrobras chairman, board member resign as Castello Branco takes the helm  

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Brazil’s state-owned energy company announces board resignations as new CEO takes over

IDB names new VP

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Brian O'Neill joins the development bank from the financial advisory firm Lazard