Graduated from the Law School of Universidade de São Paulo (USP), specialized in Tax, Financial and Entrepreneur Law;
Technician in accountancy, graduated from Colégio Comercial Graça Aranha, São Paulo;
Member of the Brazilian Bar Association – Sections of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Brasília and Regional Accounting Council;
He was the judge of the Labor Regional Court of the 15th Region (1986 to 1992);
Member of the Voting Council of São Paulo Trade Board (1983 to 1995).