Claudia Jordão Ribeiro Pagnano
Claudia Pagnano is an independent member of our board of directors, a position she has held since September 2, 2020. Ms. Pagnano has been an independent member of the board of directors of Condor S.A. from 2017 to 2020, as well as the Chairperson of its Strategy and Market Committee. She is also an advisor to Excellence Ltda. where she focuses on the personal care and beauty segment. In addition, Ms. Pagnano acts as an independent pro bono advisor to Inventação, an education-focused start up, and to Vioo, a digital platform designed to help students connect with U.S. and European universities. Ms. Pagnano is also one of the nine founders of WCD (Women Corporate Directors), Brazil chapter, a non-profit foundation that aims to increase the participation of women in positions of boards of directors. Prior to that, she was Chief Executive Officer at Abrakidabra, Chief Commercial Officer at Gol Linhas Aéreas, Managing Director of the Brazilian Division of Brazil Foods-BRF, Chief Marketing Officer and Private Label Vice-President of Grupo Pão de Açucar, Chief Marketing Officer at BankBoston and Unibanco, Consumer Films Business Director for Brazil and Latin America at Eastman Kodak Company and Marketing Category Director at Colgate Palmolive. Ms. Pagnano has a bachelor’s degree in Communication and Marketing from Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing, has completed an extension course in Finance at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and has also received a certificate in Digital Transformation & Innovation from the University of California, Berkeley. In addition, Ms. Pagnano has been certified as an independent director by the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance since 2018, in addition to having completed a degree in Corporate Governance and Capital Markets from BI International School in São Paulo in 2014. She also participated in the second class of the Women’s Mentoring program of the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance in 2018.