PRESS RELEASE 19 Apr 2017
Fábio Fonseca appointed President of Pöyry in Latin America
Fábio Bellotti da Fonseca, 38, currently director of Industrial Process and Infrastructure, has been appointed President of Pöyry in Latin America from 2nd May 2017. He will report to Nicholas Oksanen, Industry Business Group president of Pöyry.
“It is with enthusiasm that I take over the challenge to lead Pöyry in Latin America. In line with our strategy to become the connected company with a strong client focus and seamless global cooperation, we will further grow our services to help our clients reduce their operational costs,” says Fonseca.
“Fábio is another great example of the talented people at Pöyry who is taking our client focus to the next level,” says Martin à Porta, Pöyry’s CEO and President. “He has already shown excellent leadership and client-focus during his time at Pöyry, bringing together our broad and diverse value-add to clients in Brazil, a key strategic market for the Group.”
Pöyry in Brazil
- Pöyry has provided services to clients in Brazil since 1969.
- We employ around 500 experts in Brazil with offices in São Paulo, Belo Horizonte and Curitiba.
- Pöyry provides engineering and consulting services to clients in the pulp & paper, mining & metals, chemicals & biorefining, energy and infrastructure sectors.
- Our project references in Brazil include many big pulp mills such as the world's largest single-line pulp mill, Eldorado, and many other references in several industries.
Nicholas Oksanen, President, Industry Business Group
Tel: +358 10 33 22294
Pöyry is an international consulting and engineering company. We deliver smart solutions across power generation, transmission & distribution, forest industry, chemicals & biorefining, mining & metals, transportation and water. Pöyry's net sales in 2016 were EUR 530 million. The company's shares are quoted on Nasdaq Helsinki (POY1V). Approximately 5,500 experts. 40 countries. 130 offices