Carlos Roberto Issao Yoneda
MBA '14

B.S. Accounting, 2009 - Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

B.S. Business Administration, 2004 - Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

Lawyer, Bachelor in Law, 2004 - Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brazil

Prior to joining Johnson, Carlos has worked for 7 years in financial services at Itaú Bank, Brazil. He started as a legal department intern, completed the Leadership Rotational Program and worked as a Commercial Banker for 5 years. Carlos developed a loan portfolio worth over USD 50 million and an investment portfolio worth over USD 150 million. In the last 2 years, he worked as a Product Manager and led the development of a new report system for collateral controls, which avoided the use of 141,000 paper sheets per day. During the summer of 2013, Carlos had his internship at Google&rsquos Sao Paulo office, joining the Adwords Channel Sales team as a Partner Development Manager, conducting market research for Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Colombia, Mexico and the Caribbean.

By joining the EII Fellows Program, Carlos targets to develop an entrepreneurial mindset to approach new business opportunities in Brazil, specifically in the agribusiness sector.