Electrical engineer with more than 15 years of international experience. PhD in Electrical Engineering from UFSC. Senior Member of IEEE. He was an automation designer engineer for hydroelectric and thermoelectric plants and a resident engineer in substation and transmission line works for the SIN basic network. He is currently Executive Director at Fundação CERTI, working on the implementation of smart grids for several companies in the electricity sector in Brazil. Professor in the areas of photovoltaic solar energy, smart grids, electric mobility and digitalization of the electricity sector, at Unisul and Senai. Technical consultant at the company Mitsidi and technical partner of the Professionals of the Future Project of GIZ Brazil.