André is a corporate attorney with over 15 years of experience in insurance and reinsurance. LL.M. in corporate and insurance law at the Queen Mary University of London. He is a specialist in Corporate and M & A operations, including in the insurance and reinsurance, automotive, chemical and Internet sectors; head of Demarest's German Desk; and member of the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Brazil (AHK).
Some of his major projects include leading the team that advised: Visteon on a $ 375,000,000 double sale of its assets to private equity companies; Talanx on the bid for acquisition of Itaú Unibanco's high-risk insurance unit; the AXA Group on its return to the Brazilian market; HDI-Gerling on the establishment of a high corporate risk insurance company in Brazil; Simon Property Group on a $ 1,500,000,000 joint venture with BR Malls; Valeo on its € 223,800,000 sale of a business unit; Yasuda Seguros / Sompo Japan on the acquisition of shares in Maritima Seguros.
- 1998: Graduated from Pontifícia da Universidade Católica de São Paulo School of Law (PUC/SP), São Paulo Brazil. - 2003: Obtained an LLM from the Queen Mary University of London, England