Mr. Ricardo Malavazi is the Managing Director of Specialized Funds and Partner at Stratus Group. He iss responsible for Specialized Funds and developed the Corporate Governance platform. Mr. Malavazi has an extensive professional experience in macroeconomic and long term asset management. Prior to Stratus Group, he was the Chief Investment Officer and Financial Director of Petros for five years. Previously, Mr. Malavazi led the economic department of Banco Bradesco for four years. At the beginning of his career, he worked for nine years at Banco BCN. From 2001 to 2003, Mr. Malavazi was the Vice President of FEBRABAN (Brazilian Banks Association) Economic Commission. He is a Board Member of TRISUL and Fras-le. Mr. Malavazi was also ABRAPP (Brazilian Pension Fund Association) Investment National Commission Coordinator and a Board Member of several companies. He holds an M.B.A. from IBMEC-RJ, Brazil and a degree in Economics from UNICAMP, Brazil.