Jose Roberto Loureiro

CEO, Brazil

Jose Roberto Loureiro serves as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Laureate Brazil, a role he has held since 2012. As CEO, Mr. Loureiro manages strategy and operations in Brazil and works with the executive team to carry out long-term projects and goals.

“Education has the power to transform people’s lives and drive real change – resulting in an immeasurable positive impact on society. When a generation reaps the benefits of education, subsequent generations will follow.”

Mr. Loureiro is an active member in the creation of ABRAES, and today serves as a member of its Board of Directors. Previously, he served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Laureate Brazil from 2010 to 2012, and has 30 years of experience in leadership positions – including 21 as CEO – in companies such as Metlife Brasil from 2005 to 2010 and CitiInsurance Brasil (Citigroup) from 2001 to 2005.

Mr. Loureiro has a degree in Business Administration and specializations in Insurance Management (FGV), Strategic Leadership (London Business School) and Strategic Innovation, Growth and Market Intelligence (Harvard Business School).

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