Duda Melzer, most commonly known for being the CEO of Grupo RBS, is a Brazilian entrepreneur with many accomplishments under his belt. His specialty of newspaper and radio media is a third generation family effort. He’s also recently founded and is running e.Bricks Digital, which is a branch within Grupo RBS that specifically handles digital media; more specifically, venture capital and private equity funding. Just in its first year, it provided over $100 million in funding, and in total about $300 million.
Duda Melzer’s educational background includes a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande. He also holds an MBA from Harvard University. His educational background assisted him in making many valuable connections that have lasted a lifetime and have provided many opportunities. Duda also values ethics in business and serves on boards that create, impose and regulate ethical standards among fellow businesses. His contributions, as well as his leadership and management skills, have landed him at the top of many “best of” lists. He’s not only recognized by the Cambridge Institute for Family Enterprise as a top business leader; he’s also been asked to help select future candidates for these awards. Not only has Duda received much praise he’s also worked for the community that he serves. More details can be found on Crunchbase.
In an article on Acaert, being a leader in media is a great advantage that Duda Melzer not only uses to make a living, but he also helps others who struggle. The Mauricio Sirotsky Sobrinho Foundation was named after his grandfather. The group started its campaigns well over 35 years ago. The focus is to raise awareness for social issues affecting youth in Brazil. The group not only works within the community but also with the government to further its impact. The efforts have been significantly effective over the years, as seen with the reports RBS Group publishes on its website eduardosirotskymelzer.com.
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