Dr. Gesner Oliveira

Partner at GO Associados and Professor of Economics at Getúlio Vargas Foundation

Dr. Gesner Oliveira

Partner at GO Associados and Professor of Economics at Getúlio Vargas Foundation

Biography

Gesner Oliveira was President of Sabesp (Companhia de Saneamento Básico do Estado de São Paulo), one of the largest water companies in the world (2006-2010). He served two terms as President of CADE (1996-2000), and was Secretary for Economic Monitoring in 1995 at the Ministry of Finance and Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy in 1993-94.

He holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California / Berkeley, Master from Universidade de Campinas and Bachelor of Economics from Universidade de São Paulo. He was visiting professor at Columbia University in the U.S. in 2006. He is a professor of Economics at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) and partner of a consulting firm based in Brazil, Go Associados.

 

Session:

Day 2: Tuesday 25th April 2017

10:45 – 12:15 – Latin America – Wastewater Management for Latin American Megacities