Eduardo Ferreira de Araujo

Currently Partner & Board Member at Otimiza Beneficios (Fintech)

Formerly M&A and Business Development at PetroRio S.A., Partner & Head of M&A at Verti Capital, Business Development Manager at EBX Holding Co, Corporate Finance Analyst at OSX Brasil S.A., Derivates Analyst at BTG Pactual Bank and Stock Broker at Ágora CTVM S.A..

He is also a Mentor for startups at InovAtiva Brasil (Brazilian Government backed accelerator), StartOut Brasil, HackBrazil (Brazil Conference Harvard-MIT), Judge for the MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge and Member at Anjos do Brasil (Angel Investing Club).

Pursues e Masters of Behavioral Sciences at University of Pennsylvania, Holds a MSc in Economics from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Spain), BS in Economics from the Brazilian Institute of Capital Markets (IBMEC-Rio), as well as completed studies at The London School of Economics & Political Science (UK) and Université de Strasbourg (France).