Luiz Eduardo Osorio was appointed Vale’s executive director for sustainability and institutional relations in July 2017. He has extensive experience in the areas of international relations, corporate affairs, sustainability, law, ethics and compliance.

He previously held senior management posts at several large domestic and multinational companies, including AmBev, Diageo, Shell and Raízen. At the latter company, he was based in London, where he also served as legal and institutional relations vice president of CPFL Energia, a board member of CPFL Renováveis, and a board member of the CPFL Institute.

He has an undergraduate degree in law from the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro and a Master of Science degree in development management from American University in Washington, D.C. He has also completed the following executive training courses: Corporate Social Responsibility at Harvard Business School, Identifying Challenges and Building General Management Skills at Insead in France, From Strategy to Execution, Leading in a High Performance Organization at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, and Leadership in Corporate Counsel at Harvard Law School.