Mind

Innovation with security of results

We are a business structuring and optimization company, with expertise in infrastructure and experience in the port, airport, road, sanitation and energy sectors.

We act as a consultancy, which brings together talents from different areas, in the design and execution of complex projects.

Our premise is to develop safe and sustainable businesses, both from an environmental and financial point of view.

Our purpose is to turn ideas into extraordinary businesses.

Evolution

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2012
Beginning of operations

  • Coordination and management of port engineering projects and preparation of business plans for infrastructure companies

2012

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2015
Internationalization

  • Strategic alliance with partner in the US for infrastructure projects

2015

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2016
Partnerships

  • Participation in the development of the Hugh Leatherman Terminal project, South Carolina, USA

2016

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2017
Growth

  • Beginning of operations in the sanitation and water and airport sectors

2017

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2019
Expansion

  • Work in the renewable energy sector and start working with business and asset structuring

2019

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2021
Strategic

  • Performance in four thermal energy projects, managed by the Owner’s Engineer

2021

Quem somos

RODRIGO PAIVA

RODRIGO PAIVA

Partner at Mind, responsible for the development and administration of the business.

Economist graduated from UFRJ and Master in Industrial Engineering from PUC-Rio. Specialist in transport infrastructure, he has worked in business development and project management for companies such as Vale, Santos Brasil, CSN, Fortepar, NFE, Aecom, AESA Investimentos, Ecotug, Intertug, Concremat, Triunfo, BTP, Arcadis, Vopak and BR Distribuidora, among others, with capex above USD2 billion.

RUBIÃO TORRES

RUBIÃO TORRES

Partner at Mind, responsible for infrastructure engineering.

Engineer graduated from UFAL, post graduated from UERJ in sanitary and environmental engineering and master in project administration from IBMEC, certified PMP. Worked on oil and gas, sanitation, ports and airport projects in Brazil and Latin American countries such as Panama, Ecuador and the Dominican Republic.
ALESSANDRA FURTADO

ALESSANDRA FURTADO

Partner at Mind, head of PMO, responsible for project management and strategy.

Civil engineer graduated from UGF and MBA in project management from IBMEC, she worked in companies such as Planave, Halcrow, CH2MHILL, Technip and, together with Mind, in projects for Petrobras, CHEC, Vale, CSN, Port Authorities, AECOM and Andrade Gutierrez, in addition to projects in the US such as the expansion of the port of Houston and the implementation of the HLT, in the port of Charleston.

GABRIELA SZNIFER

GABRIELA SZNIFER

Partner at Mind, responsible for developing and structuring new businesses.

Graduated in Civil Engineering from UNISANTA, MBA in Strategic Management from FGV, graduated in leadership from Stanford Graduate School Business, with a focus on business strategy and innovation. Specialist in infrastructure, he worked in the management of large engineering and construction works for clients such as the Port of Itapoá, Santos Brasil, BTP, Grupo LIBRA, Multiterminais, among others.

FABRÍCIO FIORITO

FABRÍCIO FIORITO

Partner at Mind, responsible for managing infrastructure projects.

Civil Engineer graduated from UFRJ, Master in Urban Engineering, MBA in Project Management. He worked for large companies in the mining and metals area such as Vale, ThyssenKrupp CSA (now Ternium Brasil), in addition to international consultants Halcrow and CH2M Hill, and participated in highly relevant infrastructure projects, such as the Açu Superport and the Expansion of the Network Rio de Janeiro Metro, with the implementation of Line 4.