Our team

We have over 200 experienced professionals who are all closely aligned with our business, so turnover is very low. Their work is integrated while focused on their different specialties, thus ensuring dynamism, analytical depth, and valuable specific knowledge to help our clients make decisions for their respective portfolios.

Our investments are approved by committees using historical and risk assessment processes.

Executive Committee

Camila Oki

Graduated in Business Administration (PUC/SP), with post-graduation in Business (Business School SP) and in Human Resources (FGV/SP), with specialisation in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CETCC) in Career Coaching in New York (NYU School of Professional Studies) and certified coach by Integrated Coaching Institute (ICI). With experience in the market since 2001, she acted in national and international companies top leaders in their markets such as Grupo Pão de Açúcar, BASF and Nielsen, in the areas of Strategic Planning and since 2010 in Human Resources, operating in projects in Germany, China, United States and in several countries in Latin America. Since 2020 she is also a volunteer mentor for the Career Accelerating Program from Women from Brazil Group.

Camilla Chiarentin

Camilla is head of operations for JBFO, with 18 years of experience in the financial market, she worked in the operations area of ​​Reliance and in the commercial area of ​​GPS Investimentos. Camilla holds a degree in Economics from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (SP), with a postgraduate degree in Finance from Insper and CFP (Certified Financial Planner) certification.

Fernando Pinto Vallada

Fernando Vallada joined Julius Baer in 2019 as Strategic Advisory for Brazil and assumed the position of CEO of Julius Baer Advisory Office on its incorporation in April 2021. Prior to joining Julius Baer, Fernando held different senior positions at Goldman Sachs, ABN AMRO Real and Citibank.

Margarida Smith

Independent Compliance, Anti Money Laundering and Risk Management professional with 22 years of experience in financial markets and more recently, engineering and Infrastructure. In the Financial Markets, Margarida had the opportunity to cover a wide array of businesses in global banks such as HSBC, ABN Amro and most lately Citigroup, as Head of Compliance for Latin America with coverage of 20+ countries. In 2018, Margarida implemented an Integrity and Risk Management program as well as built an Internal Audit structure in one of the largest Brazilian construction companies – Odebrecht Engineering and Construction – obtaining subsequent certification from the Brazil Ministerio Publico and US Department of Justice.

Paulo Pereira Miguel

Paulo earned his master’s in Economics from FEA-USP and MBA from INSEAD. Formerly partner and chief economist with Quest Investimentos from 2005 to 2013 and professor of International Finance and Business Valuation at INSPER/SP.

Pedro Amado

Graduated in Economy with a MBA by IBMEC and specialisation in Asset Management by Swiss Finance Institute. Reliance’s partner since 2011, acted in the Private Banking sector of Itaú, in the investments’ funds board at Banco Intercap with responsibilities in the investment funds management and at Banco Multiplic with responsibilities in the Corporate Banking area.

Rodrigo Bonfim

Rodrigo Bonfim joined Julius Baer in 2017 and serves as Deputy Region Head Americas and Head of Strategy and Business Development for the whole region Americas. Rodrigo started his career at Banco Itaú in Brazil and worked at Goldman Sachs for almost a decade, before joining Julius Baer.

Rodrigo Moraes

Degree in Economics from UFPE; graduate degree program in Finance. Previously active in Asset Management, Credit and Corporate Banking with Banco Rendimento, Banco Safra and Bank Boston. He has been a partner with Reliance since 2001.