Airfox momentum drives new key executive hires

Experience in risk and business strategy highlight Brazilian executive recruitment

Award-winning mobile financial services startup Airfox today introduced two recently added executives to be based out of the São Paulo office. Clécio José Bortoni Dias joins Airfox as chief risk officer, and Alesandra Selma Martins joins Airfox as vice president of strategic initiatives. Both come with over 20 years of experience in their respective fields and are eager to contribute to the company’s rapidly growing team.

Airfox Chief Risk Officer

Clécio Dias began his finance career as a consultant at McKinsey, the global management consulting firm. He has acquired experience in credit and risk working with companies such as A.T. Kearney, Ernst & Young, Unibanco, and Guiabolso, and earned his Ph.D. in finance and game theory from the University of Illinois. Dias is eager to leverage his impressive educational and professional experience in digital banking and the financial services industry to fill the role of Airfox’s chief risk officer.

Clécio José Bortoni Dias, chief risk officer at Airfox.

Airfox Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

Alesandra Martins joins Airfox having previously worked in project and process management at Santander, as product development and new technologies manager for payment means at REDE, and managing risk projects for the payment industry at Ernst &Young. She also founded two startups, Drivvo and Stalebu, which are focused on mobility and fleet management.

Alesandra Selma Martins, VP of strategic initiatives at Airfox.

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