>[12.Feb.19] General – INPI/BR has new President
Source: INPI/BR [adapted]

On 11.Feb.2019, the nomination of Mr. Cláudio Vilar Furtado to hold office of President of the Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI/BR) was officially published on the Official Federal Gazette (DOU).

Mr. Furtado graduated in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), and holds degrees in Master of Administration from Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV), Master of Business Economics and Doctor of Finance from the University of Chicago, and Doctor of Administration from the São Paulo School of Business Administration (EAESP).