Key Executives

Juarez Augusto de Carvalho Filho – Executive Director
Key executive of the company, Juarez holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with MBA (PDG) in Services from IBMEC-RJ, and works at JZ Brasil since 1972, when his father Juarez Augusto de Carvalho founded the company. He was also a professor at IAPCO (International Association of Professional Congress Organizers).

Sylvia Adnet  – Finance Director
With more than 20 years of experience in the financial area, Sylvia holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, with MBA in Financing from COPPEAD-UFRJ, and works at JZ Brasil since 2001.

Ilana Homburger – Operational Manager
With more than 20 years of experience in Marketing and Strategic Planning in several companies, a bachelor’s degree in Economics from PUC-RJ, and an MBA in Marketing from COPPEAD-UFRJ, Ilana has been with JZ Brasil for 10 years now.

Lourdes Wildt – Registration Department Manager
With more than 25 years of experience in event-related areas, being 17 dedicated to JZ Brasil, Lourdes holds a degree in Education from the University of Lisbon, Portugal.

Renata Pozza – Business Development Manager
Holds a degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management, with an MBA in Management from the FAE Business School in partnership with Baldwin-Wallace College, USA. With 9 years of experience in event planning and business development, Renata joined JZ Brasil in 2007.

Marcelino Medeiros – Project Manager
Marcelino has 19 years of experience in events, of which 17 with JZ Brasil, and holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Veiga de Almeida University, Rio de Janeiro.

Olivia Dowek Timperio – Project Manager
An event planning professional with more than 12 years of experience, Olivia holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from PUC-RJ, with an MBA in Marketing from FGV-RJ, and has four years with JZ Brazil.

Carla Diniz – Project Manager
Project manager at JZ Brasil, São Paulo, for one year now, and more than 18 years of experience in conference organization, Carla holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication, with Major in Public Relations from Armando Álvares Penteado Foundation (FAAP).

Ana Karina Wildt – Project Manager
With JZ Brasil for two years, Ana Karina holds a bachelor’s degree in Law from the Cidade University Center, with an MBA in Marketing from FGV-RJ, and has more than 10 years of experience in event planning.