Felipe Montoro Jens has years of experience at some of the biggest companies in Brazil. He has been the CEO of EnergiparCaptacao S.A, and he has served as the chairman of Conssesionaria do Centro Administrativo do Distrito Federal S.A. Felipe Montoro Jens’ main area of expertise is as an advisor to state governments in Brazil. He consults with them to find ways to cut down waste. That may come in the form of sanitation or transport waste. One of his main projects is in conjuncture with Belo Horizonte city in Minas Gerais state. So much money is lost by local and state governments that could be saved. He does not limit himself to just working in Brazil. He has worked for some of the biggest international companies in the world. He recently worked in Portugal helping in the gas and oil industry. Learn more about Felipe Montoro Jens at terra.com
Felipe Montoro Jens has a degree from the prestigious Getulio Vargas Foundation and he went on to attend the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
He is working on a project to replace less efficient sodium vapour lamps with newer LED lights in Minas Gerais state. The new LED lights last longer and they use less energy. Much of Felipe Montoro Jens’ work also helps the environment.
Felipe Montoro Jens is also working on projects that will help education in Brazil. He is building thousands of new facilities that will be used for preschoolers along with buildings that will be used for daycare. He is working side by side with the World Bank.
One obstacle Felipe Montoro Jens is finding is the way these projects can be funded. Public money must make up some of the budget, but he is finding that difficult. As so much of the work he does benefits the general public, he feels that they should give more for funding.