MEET THE ECCON TEAM

Yuri R. Marinho CEO

Academic Degree: Law School Largo de São Francisco. University of São Paulo – USP (Law Degree in 2008 and Masters in Environmental Law in 2014).

Experience with Environmental Law, in the consultancy, litigation and due diligence areas. Consultant of Waterloo Global Science Initiative (Canada) and Kinship Conservation Fellowship Program (United States). Awarded in the Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA) in 2014.

Consultant of the Institute “O Direito por um Planeta Verde” and Waterloo Global Science Initiative.

Awarded in the Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA) in 2014.

Academic Works
A preservação como negócio. Radar Solos, 2ª edição, 2021. O hectare de floresta e o mercado financeiro no século XXI. In Resenha B3, 2017. A concessão de incentivos ambientais como forma de reduzir desastres e fomentar boas práticas. In Revista JusBrasil, 2017. Red tape: the less the bether. In inBRAZIL, 2017. Environmental Declaration-based proceedings: a need of modern society. In inBRAZIL, 2016. Detangling the system: the need for modernization of environmental information in Brazil. In inBRAZIL, 2016. Environmental Rural Registry: Brazil as an example for the world. In inBRAZIL, 2016. Environmental incentives. In inBRAZIL, 2016 Environmental licensing in Brazil: the need for modernisation. In inBRAZIL, 2016 The Mariana environmental disaster: a call for humanity. In inBRAZIL, 2016. Motivos para se levar a sério o planejamento ambiental. In Revista JusBrasil, 2015. Brasil prepara discurso sobre clima e se alinha com EUA. In Revista JusBrasil, 2015. Todos podemos contribuir com o meio ambiente. In Revista JusBrasil, 2015. A comercialização de Cota de Reserva Ambiental como solução prática para a regularização de Reserva Legal no Brasil. In: XIII Congresso Mundial de Direito Agrário, 2014, Ribeirão Preto. Anais do XIII Congresso Mundial de Direito Agrário. Ribeirão Preto: Altai, 2013. p. 741-755. Uma reflexão quanto aos instrumentos de incentivo da Política Nacional de Resíduos Sólidos.In Revista JusBrasil, 2014. Brasil necessita de soluções ambientais inteligentes. In Revista JusBrasil, 2014. Incentivos positivos para a proteção do meio ambiente. Dissertação (Mestrado). Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo. São Paulo, 2014. Estímulos à minimização de mudanças climáticas. In Scientific American Brasil, 2013. O impacto das boas práticas ambientais na economia nacional. In Revista Visão Jurídica, 2013. A Brazilian Legal Perspective on Climate Change and Waste. In International Solid Waste Association, World Solid Waste Congress, 2012. Encarando a Logística Reversa. In Revista Capital Aberto, 2012. Direito Ambiental: incentivar para melhorar. In Observatório Eco, 2012. Brasil quer ser líder. In Jornal Brasil Econômico, ed. 17.11.2011, p. 10 A Lei de Crimes Ambientais frente à evolução do Direito Ambiental: sanções versus incentivos. In Sustentabilidade Ambiental no Brasil: biodiversidade, economia e bem-estar humano. Livro 7, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada – IPEA. Brasília, 2010. Adicionalidade em projetos de MDL. In Revista Digital Instituto O Direito por um Planeta Verde, 2010. O tratamento jurídico internacional do desmatamento: propostas para uma Convenção Internacional para o Combate ao Desmatamento. In Revista de Direito Ambiental, n. 60. São Paulo: RT, 2010. Créditos de Carbono: incentivo no Direito Internacional Ambiental. In Revista Digital Jus Navigandi, 2010. A Convenção sobre Diversidade Biológica: repartindo benefícios e protegendo recursos. In Revista de Direito Ambiental, n. 51. São Paulo: RT, 2008. Mecanismo de Desenvolvimento Limpo e Considerações sobre o Mercado de Carbono. In Revista de Direito Ambiental, n. 43. São Paulo: RT, 2006.
Maria Cecilia Ferronato Technical Coordinator

Academic degree: Biological Sciences Degree at Universidade Estadual de Londrina (2011). Master’s degree in Biodiversity and Conservation of Fragmented Habitats at Universidade Estadual de Londrina (2014).

Experience of 7 years with environmental consulting services. Expertise in managing ECCON’s Green Assets Platform (ECCON’s BAV) and in negotiating environmental transactions involving forest areas. Consolidated experience in regularization of rural properties before relevant public agencies (INCRA, IBAMA, notaries, environmental agencies, etc.) and in vegetation characterization reports and in managing intervention requests regarding vegetated areas. Previous experience in technical reports concerning environmental aspects for rural and urban companies and in environmental studies related to environmental licensing.

Thaís Parolin Technical Coordinator

Academic degree: Graduated in Geography, with MBA in Management and Environmental Technologies, University of São Paulo (USP). Experience in socioeconomic and physical analysis for environmental studies and projects. Specialist in geoprocessing.

Antonio E. Sousa Human Resources

Academic degree: graduation in Administration of Human Resources and Accounting Sciences.

Experience with national companies in the areas of human resources and legal department.

Camilla Olival Environmental Engineer

Academic degree: Environmental Engineering Degree at Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo – USP (2018).

Experience in environmental consulting services. Expertise in project consultancy involving the development of contaminated areas management phases in compliance with state and federal regulations. Consultancy in solid waste management project for urban areas. Performance in projects of technical consultancy for the application of the environmental legislation in protected areas, preparation of technical studies and reports, and environmental licensing process. Experience with geoprocessing services.

Academic Works
Capacity Expansion Study of the Santos Ocean Outfall - World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2018 – junho 2018.
Ana Antic Legal Department Intern

Academic degree: Bachelor of Laws - L.L.B (in progress) at Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo - USP.

Experience with environmental and urban areas in law firms and in the São Paulo City Attorney's Office. Practice in drafting legal documents; monitoring of judicial and administrative proceedings; research of doctrine and jurisprudence; and due diligence. Extracurricular experiences in the areas of Environmental Law, Urban Law and Climate Change.

Daniela Gennari Biologist

Academic degree: Master degree from Instituto de Biociências – Universidade de São Paulo (2010). Degree in Biology from Centro Universitário São Camilo (2020).

Expertise in environmental studies including diagnosis, survey, monitoring, fauna rescue and monitoring. Consultant and researcher specialized in herpetology. Experience with small, medium and large enterprises, in Transmission Lines, Solar Parks, Airports and Hydroelectric Plants in different Brazilian biomes. Coordination of the Conservation Project of Jiboia do Ribeira, working with Environmental Education and Citizen Science in communities of Vale do Ribeira.

Academic Works
A educação ambiental na conservação do boídeo mais raro do mundo, a Jiboia-do-Ribeira – Corallus cropanii (HOGE,1953). GENNARI, D. P. T.; Rocha, B. S. Herpetologia Brasileira, v. 9, p 26-36, 2020.
Body-bending behaviour in snakes: new records of a poorly documented defensive behaviour.França, D. P. F.; Oliveira, I. F.; GENNARI, D. P. T.; Silva, B. R.; Smith, P.; Scrocchi, G. J.; Machado-Filho, P. R.; Herpetologia Brasileira, v. 9, p. 56-61, 2020.
Diagnóstico e propostas para ampliar a representatividade de pesquisadoras em Herpetologia no Brasil. Friol, N. R.; Werneck, F. P.; Jeckel, a. M.; GENNARI, D. P. T; Targino, M.; Montesinos, R.; Nascimento, L. B.; Silvano, D. L; Franca, D. P. F; Pereira, J. A; Pinto, R. R; Costa-Rodrigues, A. P. V; Pereira, E. G; Mangia, S; Canedo, C.; Herpetologia Brasileira, v. 8, p. 36-43, 2019.
Erythrolamprus miliaris orinus (Snakes: Xenodontinae): Melanism. Menezes, F. A.; GENNARI, D. P. T.; Germano, V. J.; Herpetology Notes, v. 7, p.453-454, 2014
Hylodes phyllodes (Amphibia, Anura, Hylodidae): nocturnal calling behavior.Alencar, L. R. V.; Gaiarsa, m. P.; GENNARI, d. P. T.; Martins, M.; Herpetologia Brasileira, v. 1, p. 82-83, 2012
Kássia Teles Trainee

Academic degree: Graduation in Business Administration (in progress) before Universidade Nove de Julho (Uninove). Experience in administrative services.

Lígia Bortolato Legal Department Trainee

Academic degree: Bachelor of Laws - LL.B. (in progress) at Universidade São Paulo - USP.

She has worked in law firms with the scope of agribusiness and administrative law. Experience in petition writing and other legal documents, monitoring of legal and administrative procedures and research of doctrine and jurisprudence. Extracurricular experience with Climate Change, Urban Law and Historical and Cultural Heritage.

Maria Vitória Monteiro Lawyer

Academic Degree: Candidate of postgraduate education in Environmental Law at CEI. Graduated in Law in Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo (2020). Technical Environmental studies before Instituto Federal do Triângulo Mineiro (2015).

Legal counsel. Experience with environmental and mining areas, in law firms and in the Secretaria do Verde e do Meio Ambiente (SVMA), from São Paulo, SP. Practice in drafting legal documents; defending clients before administrative and judicial courts; and due diligences. Took part in groups and teacher assistant in Environmental Law, for two semesters. Extracurricular experience in Climate Change, Climate Finance and Sustainable Cities.

Academic Works
Sustainability on University of São Paulo’s Campi: The Case of the Environmental Law Clinic and Its Contributions – Revista Springer – mai. 2018.
Sara Tavares Lawyer

Academic Degree: Law Degree at Faculdade Baiana de Direito, Salvador, BA, in 2011. Post-Graduate Degree in Infrastructure Law at FGV Direito SP, in 2016

Expertise in the areas of consulting and litigation in Public Law and Civil Law. Experience working at one of the main law firms in São Paulo and at Legal Departments of leading infrastructure companies in Brazil.

Julia Maillet Lenzi ESG Manager

Academic degrees: Bachelor of Law, at Presbyterian University Mackenzie (Mackenzie), 2011.

Agribusiness MBA, at Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture, University of Sao Paulo (ESALQ/USP), 2016. Masters in Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation, Trinity College Dublin (TCD/IE), 2020.

Experience in Environmental Law, especially in consultancy, structuring socio-environmental projects, reviewing and auditing policies and implementing operations related to sustainability, environmental law, and compliance.

Awards: Análise Advocacia (Economic sector, 2021). Análise Advocacia Mulher (Environmental Specialty, 2022).

Publications:
Adaptations to climate change: biodiversity and agribusiness - 2021;
The Legal Framework of July 22, 2008 from an environmental and agrarian perspective - 2021;
Legalization of Rhino´s horn as an alternative for preservation - 2020
Regularization of access to genetic heritage before new biodiversity legislation - 2018
What to expect after registration in the Rural Environmental Registry - 2017

Green business: opportunities for concession services in protected areas - 2017
Supervision and use of Brazilian biodiversity - 2016
The new legal framework for biodiversity: concepts, changes and new opportunities - 2016
Sustainability and disaster in Mariana, an analysis of the social, environmental and economic impacts of the tragedy - 2015
Gustavo C. Fráguas Environmental Engineer

Academic degree: Graduated in Environmental Engineering, with MBA from University of São Paulo (in progress). Experience in technical evaluation of industrial wastewater, environmental monitoring and hazardous waste management. Has also worked with contaminated sites management.

Rafaela Martins da Silva Environmental Engineer

Academic degree: Forest Engineer at the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (2017). Master's degree in Environmental and Forestry Sciences, Concentration area in Forestry and Forest Management by the Institute of Forests of the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (2020).

Performance in Forest R&D, focusing on the following themes: indicators of soil quality, nutrient cycling, carbon sequestration, agroforestry systems, silviculture, recovery of degraded areas, soil invertebrate fauna, soil management and conservation. He has experience in the development, management and development of REDD+ projects and forestry and reforestation projects to offset carbon emissions, as well as environmental projects focused on sustainability and environmental preservation.

Fernando Montanari Growth Manager

Academic Degree: Environmental Engineering Degree at Universidade do Vale do itajaí and Universidade do Algarve (Portugal) in 2009. Geoprocessing and Georeferencing Specialization at Universidade Regional de Blumenau in 2011. Master’s Degree in Urban and Industrial Environment from at Universidade Federal do Paraná and Universität Stuttgart (Germany) in 2015.

Ten years experience in coordinating and developing environmental impact assessment studies and projects for the recovery of degraded areas and conducting environmental licensing processes for implementation of industries.

Coordination in elaboration of municipal sanitation plans and integrated solid waste plans.

Solid experience in geoprocessing and georeferencing of rural properties.

Anne Karoline de Oliveira Junior Environmental Analyst

Academic degree: Master in course, in Physical Geography from the University of São Paulo - USP and Bacharel and Graduate in Biological Sciences from the University of Mogi das Cruzes - UMC (2017).

Experience in environmental consulting environmental territorial planning plans in coastal areas and interiors.

Acting as the central point of organization of the geographic database of State Coastal Management Plans and cartographic producer of private consultants. In addition to geoprocessing: with interdisciplinary teams, I participated in and conducted meetings with more than three hundred stakeholders, developed and executed planning stages, zoning, management programs and instructions for processes, and produced, developed and reviewed texts of legislative, technical, academic and informative expository. I elaborated and developed methodologies for basing restrictions/permissions for the use of Natural Resources, through geoprocessing tools.

Academic Works
SANTOS, P. M. ; BOCCHIGLIERI, A.C, PAGLIA, A.G; et al.; NEOTROPICAL XENARTHRANS: a data set of occurrence of xenarthran species in the Neotropics. ECOLOGY, v. 100, p. e02663, 2019.

OUR CONSULTANTS

Bruna de Carvalho Biologist

Academic Degree: Biological Sciences. University of São Paulo (graduated in 2010). Masters in Sustainability in the Environmental Management. Federal University of São Carlos (2014). Postgraduate in GIS. Catholic University of Minas Gerais.

Experience of more than eight years in Environmental Science and GIS, in public and private institutions. Worked for a multinational company in the sugar and alcohol sector, Louis Dreyfus Commodities. Worked as a civil servant of the Caraguatatuba City Hall, with environmental licensing proceedings and worked at Geoflorestas Environmental Solutions with geotechnology applied to environmental licensing.

Daniela Stump Lawyer

Academic Degree: Currently PhD candidate at Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo. Master degree from Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo. Specialist in Administrative Law from Direito FGV/SP. Law degree from Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo.

Environmental attorney with a15-year-experience of preventing and solving conflicts as well as assessing environmental aspects for investments purposes. She was a partner in one of the Brazilian top law firms.

Her practice includes the support to clients and coordination of attorneys teams in diverse industries, including the conduction of hundreds due diligence processes for M&A, assets acquisition and investments structuring; bringing into compliance of rural and urban properties; adequacy of internal practices for environmental compliance purposes; acquisition of emissions reductions; defending clients before administrative and judicial courts; and drafting legal opinions.

Academic Works
LEONHARDT, R. D.; STUMP, D. Súmula 601- STJ: Desafios contemporâneos da atuação do Ministério Público na área ambiental. In: JACCOUD, C.; GIL, L.; MORAIS, R. J. (Eds.). Súmulas do STJ comentadas: Um olhar contemporâneo no Judiciário. 1a edição ed. [s.l.] Editora Thoth, 2019.
Lá vêm os créditos de descarbonização, Jornal O Estado de São Paulo, janeiro, 2018.
Finalmente teremos uma lei geral sobre licenciamento ambiental?, Jornal O Estado de São Paulo Online, setembro, 2017.
Atualizações sobre o novo marco legal da biodiversidade, site de notícias Jota BR, outubro, 2016.
REDD+ on indigenous land: lessons learned from Brazilian legal practitioners, em IBA Environment health and safety law newsletter (Co-autora), setembro, 2015.
Expanding environmental liability in insolvency cases: risks for shareholders, managers and practitioners under Brazilian Law, em Insolvency and Restructuring International newsletter, setembro, 2015.
Banco Mundial promove leilão de crédito de carbono, em Jornal Brasil Econômico (Co-autora), maio, 2015.
Brazilian mining projects and indigenous and traditional communities: the challenge of coexistence, em IBA Latin American Regional Forum Newsletter (Co-autora), dezembro, 2014.
Pagamento por Serviços Ambientais Urbanos: Oportunidades no Setor da Construção Civil, em Revista de Direito Ambiental, Revista dos Tribunais, v. 76, p. 349-364, 2014.
Aspectos Ambientais Concernentes às PPPs, em Parcerias Público-Privadas: Teoria geral e aplicação nos setores de infraestrutura, Coord. André Luiz Freire e outros, Editora Fórum, 2014.
Status of free, prior and informed consent in private sectors and under Brazilian Law, apresentado e premiado no seminário Brazil Energy Frontiers, promovido pelo Instituto Acende Brasil (Co-autora), outubro, 2013.
Relatório Organização do Mercado Brasileiro de Carbono, em Fortalecendo Projetos de Infra-estrutura e o Mercado de Carbono, Banco Mundial, BM&FBOVESPA e FINEP (Co-autora), novembro, 2010.
Conflito de competência legislativa ambiental: a evolução da visão do STF sobre a regulação do amianto crisotila, em Revista de Direito Ambiental, Revista dos Tribunais, v. 58, p. 116-133, 2010.
Relatório Inserção do setor de papel e celulose nos esforços globais para a estabilização do clima, ABTCP e CNI. (Co-autora), maio, 2009.
Mecanismo de Desenvolvimento Limpo e Considerações sobre o Mercado de Carbono, em Revista de Direito Ambiental, vol. 43, jul-set 2006, Revista dos Tribunais. (Co-autora).
Patrícia Nunes Technology

Technical Education: Graduated in Computer Science from the Federal University of Pernambuco. Specialist in Software Engineering from UFPE/Cin.

With over 20 years of experience in the market. She founded E-Simple Consultoria in 2003, and Virtwoo Mobile Solutions in 2016. Always working to provide technological solutions to meet the needs and optimize business processes in the most diverse fields - advising clients and coordinating teams of programmers to implement systems that are tailor made to fulfill each demand.

Karyna Kyriazi Architect

Academic degree: Graduated in Architecture and Urbanism at Faculdade de Arquitetura e Urbanismo with a double degree in Civil Engineering at the Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo – USP (2014). Exchange Program in Digital Architecture at Faculdade de Arquitetura da Universidade Técnica de Lisboa – UTL (2012-13). Currently studying Interior Design at EBAC – Escola Britânica de Artes Criativas.

Has experience in Interior, Residential and Corporate Architecture. Has worked in project and management of small size constructions. Custom Furniture and Woodwork Design. BIM process development in many stages of a construction’s life cycle. Knowledge in corporate Facility Management.

Tatianna Galeckas Business Administrator

Academic degree: Graduated in Business Administration at Mackenzie University. MBA in Business Management and Marketing at FGV and extension at the University of Irvine – CA (USA).

With over 15 years of expertise in project management aligned with corporate governance and social responsibility strategies. Specialist in development and management of projects sponsored by government subsidies, in the social, cultural and sustainability areas. Experience focused on measuring impact, scalability and visibility of programs.

Thiago Siqueira Audiovisual Director

Academic degree: Bachelor’s degree in Social Communication (Radialism – Radio and TV) at Universidade Metodista de São Paulo – UMESP (2007).

Began his professional career as a producer in TV stations and independent production companies in São Paulo. Acquired experience in many formats and projects (television, DVD, documentaries, corporative) and today dedicates himself to the direction of independent projects that promote questioning in the viewer.


Awards:
Winner of the Festival do Minuto 2018 – Free Category Oct/18 and Best Videos Category 2018 (Missão: Beta)
Bronze Lion (Cannes), Silver (Clio) – Project: ‘Sem Rampa, Calçada é Muro’ (2019) – Video Direction (Agência Z+)”
Bruno Diniz Guimarães Technology

Academic degree: Graduated in Technology in Information Systems Management, with an MBA in Project Management and Agile Methodologies and Information Technology Management.

More than 12 years of experience as an IT Manager at TIISA, working in the following areas: project management, infrastructure and IT team, involving the administration of the technological park, elaboration of implementation projects, process definition, including system development and integration; implementation and administration of information security policies, cloud and local backup systems, IP telephony, virtualization of servers and storages; management of the MEGA ERP system’s implementation project. Support, integration, maintenance, and administration of the ERP system. Creation of TIISA’s internal datacenter, as well as the implementation of all networks, infrastructure, information security and systems resources; migration and management of system, archives and e-mail for Cloud resources; implementation of compliance for the IT department, risk management, incident and change management.”

Maísa Architect

Academic degree: Bachelor's degree in Architecture and Urbanism at the University of São Paulo – USP (2016) and Master’s degree in Product and Space Design by the Faculty of Design, Technology and Communication of the European University - UE (2022) (in progress).

Works as an architect and designer. Experience in the conception, design and management of rehabilitation projects, in the residential and commercial areas. Experience in image and communication consulting, with the creation of visual identity projects. Her area of study is design for behavioural change, with a focus on sustainability.

Academic Works
Domestic kitchen design as a tool to reduce food waste. Neves Pimenta, M., Gonçalves, E., & Valente Pereira, C. - DISCERN: International Journal of Design for Social Change, Sustainable Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 2(1), 89-100, 2021.
Thaís Mazzafera Haddad Biologist

Education: Graduated in Biological Sciences from the State University of Londrina, UEL (2011), Master's in Biological Sciences from the State University of Londrina - UEL (2014), Doctorate in Sciences from the School of Agriculture Luiz de Queiroz “- ESALQ/USP and post-doctorate from the State University of Campinas –Unicamp (2021).

Acting in the diagnosis of environmental studies, survey and flora monitoring. Researcher and coordination assistant in Plant Ecology and Ecological Restoration projects in Atlantic Forest and Cerrado. Expertise in geoprocessing, statistical analysis and R programming.

Publications
Haddad, Thaís; Natashi, Pilon; Durigan, Giselda; Viani, Ricardo. Restoration of the Brazilian savanna after pine silviculture: pine clearcutting is effective but not enough. Forest Ecology and Management, v. 491, July, 2021, 119158
Haddad, Thaís; Viani, Ricardo; Cava, Mário; Durigan, Giselda; Veldman, Joseph. Savannas after afforestation: Assessment of herbaceous community responses to wildfire versus native tree planting. Biotropica, v. 52, p. 1206-1216, 2020.
Haddad, Thaís; Hertel, Mariana F.; Bianchini, Edmilson; Pimenta, José A. Architecture of four tree species from different strata of a semideciduous forest in southern Brazil. Australian Journal of Botany, v. 64, p. 89, 2016.