Board Member, responsible for the interface between the Fund and the local operation. Mr. Cataldi has worked with the structuring
of credit solutions to Brazilian small, medium and large Financial Institutions as well as the structuring
of Funds since 1994. Previously in his career Mr. Cataldi has worked at Bank Unibanco, Sudameris (INTESA
Group) and BANIF (International Bank of Funchal). He held a position as Financial Director at Sul Financeira
S/A C.F.I. from 2005 to 2009. He is, furthermore, a Director of the Brazilian Finance Executives Institute
of Rio Grande do Sul, IBEF/RS, as well as President of the Financial Institutions Owner’s Union of Rio
Grande do Sul, SINDFIN. He received the “Finance Executive of the Year Award” in 2010 by the National
Financial Market Institutions Association, ANDIMA, in Rio Grande do Sul. Mr. Cataldi is a certified Investment
Agent by the National Association of Securities, Currency and Commodities Brokerage Firms, ANCOR. Mr.
Cataldi is an Economist with a Masters in Business Administration from FGV (Fundação Getulio Vargas)
and a Post Masters degree in Valuation from FGV.
Director with vast experience of currency, equity and bond investments gained during 27 years as an emerging
markets portfolio manager as well as holding senior executive roles in German and Austrian Financial
Services Companies. Mr. Neimke is a former Head of the Investment Operation and Director of Sparkassen
Versicherung, the Insurance arm of Erstebank, Vienna. Prior to this he held senior investment management
positions at Uniqa Insurance, Credit Anstalt AG in Austria, Oppenheim KAG in Germany as well as the Erstebank
Group. Mr. Neimke holds a “Diplomkaufmann” Degree from the University of Mannheim.
Edivaldo L. Albuquerque
Chief Risk Officer at Prudent Brazil – Mr. Albuquerque started his career at Banco Rural S/A (1990-1995)
in different credit approval banking roles for corporate clients. From 1995-2005 at Banco Daycoval S/A
he focused on credit approval of small to medium sized companies, risk control and counterparty risk.
In 2005 he joined Grupo Sifra S/A where he worked in all areas of factoring related services up until
2011 when he joined Prudent. He holds a Bachelor in Business Administration.
Edson Luis Paulino
Head of the Commercial Department at Prudent Brazil – Mr. Paulino has 30 years of industry experience. Professionally,
he started at Banco Bradesco S/A, where he worked between 1981-2002 in every area relating to corporate
credits. In 2008 Mr. Paulino joined Sifra Group S/A as an Executive Manager of small, medium and large
companies. In 2012 he was recruited by Daycoval S/A as an Executive Manager of medium and large companies.
He provides Prudent Group with tremendous field experience from all aspects of corporate lending and
receivables transactions. Mr. Paulino has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Centro Universitário
São Camilo and a Master of Business Administration from Universidade de São Paulo.
Chairman of the Board, has primarily focused on supporting leading global institutions such as pension, mutual
and hedge funds with advice on the financial markets for 25 years. At Selector, an off-shore fund distribution
company he founded in 2001, now part of the Waddell & Reed Mutual Funds Group, his role included
developing the product offering as well as establishing distribution channels. Earlier in his career,
Mr. Klemming held positions in financial journalism, equity research, corporate finance and equity sales
in Stockholm, London and New York with Carnegie and Alfred Berg(bought by ABN AMRO Bank 1995) between
1989-2000. Mr. Klemming holds double Master Degrees in Law (University of Stockholm) and Business Administration
(the Stockholm School of Economics).
Dr. Flávio Santos
Head of the Legal Department of Prudent Brazil, has 22 years of work experience with knowledge of contracts
with emphasis on factoring, securitization of receivables, investment funds (FIDCs), real estate, industrial
and commercial law. Holds a Law Degree from UNIB and Post-graduate in Civil and Business Law from Faculdade
Damásio de Jesus. Mr. Santos is also member of the Financial Activities Control Council – COAF, acting
against suspicious occurrences of illegal activities related to money laundering and financing terrorism.
Board Member, responsible for legal aspects of the operation of the Funds. He is a partner at Lextrust Law
Firm in Luxembourg. Mr. Burger has previously in his career held positions at Clifford Chance, Price
Waterhouse and Lexfield working on the structuring and taxation perspectives of Luxembourg Funds. Mr.
Burger is “maître en droit” from the Université Panthéon-Assas Paris II, holds a “D.E.A.” (“Diplôme d’Etudes
Approfondies”) in Tax Law from the Université Panthéon-Assas Paris II and a “Doctorat en droit privé”
from the Université Nancy.