Robson Braga de Andrade
President, Brazilian National Confederation of Industry (CNI) Brazil
Robson Braga de Andrade is President of the National Confederation of Industry (CNI), Director of the Social Services for the Industry (SESI), President of the Board of the National Service for Industrial Training (SENAI) and President of the Orteng Group, a leading company that produces equipment for the segments of energy, oil, gas, mining, steel, sanitation, telecommunications and transport for over 30 years.
He is a member of the Economic and Social Development Council of the Presidency of the Republic (CDES); member of the National Council of Industrial Development (CNDI); Vice-President of CNI from 2002 until 2010, President of the State Federation of Industries of Minas Gerais (FIEMG) from 2002 to 2010; member of Minas Gerais State Economic and Social Development Council; Director of the Latin American Business Council (CEAL) from 2004 to 2006; President of the Association of the Electrical Appliances and Electronics Industry (Sinaees) from 2004 until 2010; member of the Brazilian Association of Infrastructure and Basic Industries (ABDIB) Strategic Council from 2001 to 2003; and member of the Brazilian Association of Electric and Electronic Industry (Abinee) Board from 2001 until 2004.
He graduated in Mechanical Engineer at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) and has postgraduate diplomas in Strategic Management for the Business Leaders of the Dom Cabral Foundation, in Minas Gerais State, and of INSEAD, France.