Murilo Pinto de Oliveira Ferreira
"Murilo Pinto de Oliveira Ferreira, who has over 30 years of experience in mining, was appointed Vale’s CEO in May 2011. He joined the company’s Executive Board in 2005, as Executive Director of the Company Stakes and New Business area.
"He began his professional career at Vale in 1977, as a financial and economic analyst. He later performed important roles such as CEO of Vale Inco, which currently integrates Vale’s operations in Canada.
"He has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Fundação Getulio Vargas, São Paulo, a postgraduate diploma in Administration and Finance from Fundação Getulio Vargas, Rio de Janeiro, and a specialist Senior Executive diploma from IMD Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland."