Alexandre Barreto de Souza
Term: from June 22, 2017 to June 21, 2021
CADE’s President holds a Master degree in Management, a specialization in Public Management and a Bachelor degree in Management from the University of Brasilia (UNB). He is a Federal Auditor of External Control of the Federal Court of Accounts (TCU in its acronym in Portuguese). From 2000 to 2005 he worked at the Federal Senate as a Technical Advisor assigned by TCU. At TCU, he was the Director responsible for the monitoring of state-owned financial institutions between 2010 and 2013. He also was the Director of the areas responsible for the control over public bids and contracts for all public administration, between 2013 and 2014. His work largely involved rationalization of the procedures, fraud prevention and fight against bid rigging. In addition, he worked as Chief of Staff of the Minister of TCU.
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Maurício Oscar Bandeira Maia
Term: from July 12, 2017 to July 11, 2021
The Commissioner has a specialization in Procedural Labor Law from the University for the Development of the State and the Pantanal Region. He holds bachelor degree in Law from the University Centre of Federal District and a bachelor degree in Business Administration from the University of Brasilia. He was admitted into federal public service through a public exam in 1996 and since 2000 has occupied the position of Federal Auditor of External Control at the Federal Court of Accounts – TCU. He occupied the role of Advisor of the Deputy Minister of TCU for 8 years. He was also Deputy Counselor of the Court of Accounts of the Municipalities of the State of Goiás. He advised the Deputy Prosecutor General of the Federal Prosecution Service at TCU between 2012 and 2017. He is a tutor and instructor of the Serzedello Corrêa Institute, in the area of agent liability at TCU.
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Paula Farani de Azevedo Silveira
Term: from February 19, 2018 to February 18, 2022
The Commissioner has a master's degree in International Economic Law from the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington D.C. and a bachelor degree in Law from the University Centre of Brasília. Before taking office, she worked as a lawyer in the field of competition. From July 2007 to September 2008, she worked in Ministry of Justice at the Secretariat of Economic Law, serving as the head of the unit responsible for the assessment of anticompetitive conducts in the agriculture and industry sector.
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