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Teresa Vernaglia

BRK Ambiental
São Paulo - Brazil
For more than 25 years, Teresa Vernaglia has held leadership positions in multinational companies, in the area of telecommunication and energy infrastructure, acquiring experience in the segment during its universalization process.
In May 2017, she became CEO of BRK Ambiental, the largest private company acting in environmental business in Brazil, which works to transform the lives of millions of Brazilian by expanding the access to water and sewage services in the country. BRK directly impacts 15 million people in 12 states and aims to expand its operations throughout the country.
Prior to BRK, Teresa served for 16 years in the AES group, where she held several positions, including, President of AES Atimus, President of the AES Brasil Institute and President of AES ERGOS. She began her career at NEC do Brasil and served as Director of Engineering and Operations of Nextel Telecomunicações Ltda. Teresa Vernaglia holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering of Sorocaba and an MBA in Business Management from the Technical Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) / Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing (ESPM).