Marcello Brito


Brazilian, graduated in Food Engineering from UNIFEB of Barretos – SP. He has specializations in International Trading of Oils, Fats and Seeds by FOSFA – Federation of Oils, Fats and Seeds Association of London – England; Social Responsibility and the Third Sector by FIA/Fundação Instituto de Administração, MBA in International Trade by FIA/USP and in Administration, Science and Management of International Trade by IAE/Institute of Administration and Economics of Pierre Mendes University in Grenoble – France.

As an executive, he has been working in Sustainability/ESG for over 30 years. During that time, he held positions in several areas, such as commercial director, sustainability director, and CEO of leading companies in their sectors. He was vice president of the RSPO – Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil, founder and member of the executive board of POIG – Palm Oil Innovation Group, and external consultant at the World Bank/IFC. In the private sector he currently holds the positions of owner-partner at Brasil EcoCiência consulting company and CEO of CBKK S.A – Propósito de Bem-Estar e Conservação. In the associative sector he is the chairman of the board of ABAG – Associação Brasileira do Agronegócio and co-facilitator of the Coalizão Brasil Clima, Floresta e Agricultura. He is a board member of the Brazilian companies ABRAPALMA – Associação Brasileira dos Produtores de Óleo de Palma, Conservation International (Brazil section), Instituto Arapyaú, Opportunity Private Equity and JBS-Amazônia fund. Marcello also acts as a board member in international organizations such as WCBEF – World Bioeconomy Forum (Finland), Black-Jaguar Foundation (Netherlands), and reNature (Netherlands).

PANEL 9 Patient Capital: Native Forests and Long-term Investment

6/18 – Friday

11: 00 am – 12: 30 pm (BRT)

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