Brazil has one of the strongest economies in the world. With all of the population growth in the country, many experts believe this trend is going to continue. One of the things that has helped increaes business growth is lower taxes. The government wanted to drive growth in the business industry as much as possible.


In addition, many people are starting their own companies in Brazil. This is a great sign for the overall strength of the economy. Now is a great time to start a business.



Felipe Montoro Jens


Felipe Montoro Jens is a leader in the business world. He is excited about all of the changes that are taking place today. He started his first company many years ago. Although things did not go as planned, he learned a lot of great lessons during this time.


Felipe Montoro Jens is starting to look at several industries for his next company. He strongly believes that the pet industry is going to continue growing rapidly. People in Brazil spend a lot of money on their pets every year. Felipe Montoro Jens is looking at starting a healthy food company just for pets. This is just one idea that he has for a new company.



Future Plans


In the years ahead, Felipe Montoro Jens wants to continue having success in business as much as possible. He is excited about the economic growth in his country. Anyone who wants to learn about business should look at the work that Felipe Montoro Jens has done in the industry.

The Brazilian government has laid out some significant plans to improve the basic sanitation services in the country. Per a question raised by Felipe Montoro Jens, an infrastructure specialist in the country, Edison Carlos, Trata Brasil president, confirmed that the government would provide concessions through BNDES. According to Carlos, the move would make significant improvements in structural, administration, and resource areas of sanitation services. It is revealed that more than 70% of basic sanitation is performed by state organizations, and almost 90% of sanitation services use public power. The latest initiative is to make more participation from the private sector as the government believes that both private and public players can work together and complement each other.



Additionally, BNDES is planning for customized action plans depending on the locations and states it is working with to adapt the local requirements. The significant loss of water in sanitation services is considered to be the biggest drawback of public players and causing a major flow of financial resources, reports Jens. Edison confirms that private players have better resources and advanced technology to prevent water loss. He believes that it is crucial while coming to water management in the country. Edison also raised voice for setting clear goals in the contracts and regular inspections to ensure the services are performed as stated.



Felipe Montoro Jens has decades of experience in working with various infrastructure companies and agencies in Brazil. He is on the board of directors of many infrastructure firms and agencies including Foz do Brasil SA, Fonte Nova Negocios e Participaçoes SA, Concessionaria do Centro Administrativo, San Antonio Energia SA, and more.



Jens worked with a number of firms including Terna S.p.A, Enron, and PricewaterhouseCoopers on various divisions from project development to auditing and consulting. He secured his graduation in business administration from Fundao Getlio Vargas and completed his master’s from Thunderbird, U.S., in international management.



In a bid to benefit basic sanitation service in the country (Brazil), then concessions must be generated involving partnerships with the agencies in place. This is in line to Mr. Felipe Montoro Jens who is a specialist in infrastructure projects. As per the situation in Brazil, 90% of its services in basic sanitation is performed by the public power. Of this, 70% is served by the state organizations. Therefore there is need for government bodies to be in partnership with private companies to work complementary to serve the people of Brazil through what we call a Concession. Felipe Montoro believes that the situation in Brazil requires help of private enterprises to improve basic sanitation because private enterprises have more resources to tackle the issue and that they also have an advanced technology which is crucial for water management in the country.


Mr. Felipe Montoro Jens who received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Getulio Vargas Foundation and a graduate degree International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management has served and is serving many positions within his line of profession and duty. Among the many positions held include: he serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Energipar Captação S.A; he served as Director of Santo Antônio Energia S.A; he served as a Director of Braskem S.A. from April 30, 2010 to August 27, 2013; He served as Director of Concesionaria Trasvase Olmos S.A.and Mr. Montoro also currently serves as the Chairman of Concessionária do Centro Administrativo do Distrito Federal S.A.


The 46 year old businessman has also worked at Terna S.p.A. (Enel Group S.p.A.) in the project development and structured finance area; in the international structured finance division and PricewaterhouseCoopers in the auditing and consulting divisions. He is also on the Board of Directors for various companies.


Update 9-13-2017:

Felipe Montoro Jens lent his expertise to French Tribune, to talk about how Brazil’s private industry is on the uptick.  A worthy read for any investor looking for a foreign market with plenty of possibilities.

The world of finance includes several different areas as well as respective expertise in each of these. There are several individuals working in finance, and they are in every corner of the world. The field of finance includes areas like banking, investments, secured lending as well as acquisitions. There are individuals working in investments who need to ensure that the money and stocks of their clients are secured. In fact, their clients should be able to make a significant amount of money through these investments. These clients can even be business leaders or corporations or multi-million dollar companies. They make large investments as this is required in order to earn for the corporation or company and make it successful.


One such reputed finance professional is Felipe Monitor Jens. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Energizer Captacao S.A. He has expertise in investments as well as finance. He has also worked at Santo Antonio Energia as its Director.


In 2010 Felipe Montoro Jens was appointed as the director of Braskem S.A. He worked there till 2013. He was a board member with Concessionaria do Centro Administrativo do Distrito Federal. Then he was elected and became the Chairman of the board.


He specializes in infrastructure. This is why he gave his views on the partnership of the government of Brazil with BNDES, the National Bank for Economic and Social Development. He has always been concerned about the high waste level in states. This is because it takes away the economic wealth of the state. Hence this is a serious issue which needs to be tackled immediately. This recent partnership is going to lead to a reduction in waste. It will enhance basic sanitation as well as put a cap on the drain of financial resources. Thus it is something to be excited about.

Update June 11th 2018:

Brazil, home of the 7th largest economy in the world, and Latin America’s largest has announced its plans to make an R $ 44 billion investment into their economy. This investment will act as a stimulus package to continue the positive growth the economy has experienced, since emerging from the recession a few years back. Infrastructure project specialist, Felipe Montoro Jens has been able gain details on the stimulus. Felipe Montoro Jens, reported this stimulus will be implemented in the form of 57 projects and will include 22 sectors. The Program for Partnerships and Investments is a government agency, created to build relationships between public and private sectors, and to create public private partnerships. The Program for Partnerships and Investments, is going to be responsible for the projects and the funding for the project. The PPI, was created by Brazil to focus on economic growth and job creation.

Felipe Montoro Jens, pointed out that of these 57 projects, more than half will not be started until the end of 2018. Felipe Montoro Jens says these projects are going to be airport managerial changes, privatizing of government agencies, and infrastructure road construction projects.

Infraero will no longer be managing Brasilia, Confis (Belo Horizinte), Galeao (Rio de Janeiro), Guarulhos (Sao Paulo), Maceio (AL), Joao Pessoa (PB), Aracaju (SE), Juazeiro do Norte (CE), Campina (PB), Recife (PE), Varzea Grande (MT), Rondonopolis (MT), Alta Floresta (MT), Barra do Garcas (MT), Victoria (ES) and Macae (RJ). Infraero is the government company that manages and control all the major airports in the country. Infraero currently owns 49% of each of each of the airports they manage.

Felipe Montoro Jens was able to find out details on the plans for selling the port terminals Belem (PA), Vila do Conde (PA), Paranagua (PR) and Victoria (ES). Felipe Montoro Jens also reported the BR 153, between Anapolis (GO) and Alianca (TO) and the BR 364 connecting Comodoro (MT) and Porto Velho (RO). Together BR 153 and BR 364 account for over 800 kilometers.

The concession program introduced for the basic sanitation services in Brazil is a game changer, revealed by Trata Brasil President, Edison Carlos, in a recent interview with Felipe Montoro Jens. The concession program introduced by the government in collaboration with BNDES is expected to make a revolutionary change in structural, resource, and management areas of sanitation services firms. Upon a question from Felipe, Edison has replied that it could also reduce wastage of water significantly. Considering majority of the sanitation services are provided by the state organizations, Edison believes that the emergence of private players can significantly improve the efficiency, and both private and public sectors can complement each other.



Additionally, while collaborating with private companies, the government bodies would leverage and experience advanced technology not only in management but in preventing water being wasted as well. Edison pointed out that the advancement in technology would make sure efficient use of water. BNDES is also focused on implementing customized plans for each state as the various places have different requirements. Also, the current level of wastage of water should be reduced to ensure the flow of financial resources to state companies in the water sector. While advocating the need for partnerships, Edison also pointed out the need of drafting contracts with clear goals. Additionally, there is a need for regular inspections by the state agencies to ensure the execution is as narrated.



Felipe is a major infrastructure and real estate expert with decades of experience in Brazil and other major industries. He always bats for high-quality and efficient services in the sector and helps various firms and agencies to implement policies and technologies that drive professionalism and optimum output in the sector.



Jens is on the board of directors of a number of agencies and firms including San Antonio Energia SA, Foz do Brasil SA, Fonte Nova Negocios e Participaçoes SA, Concessionaria do Centro Administrativo, and more. He completed his under graduation from Getulio Vargas Foundation and did his graduation from Thunderbird College of Global Management.



Having concessions and collaborating with the National Bank for Economic and Social Development (BNDES) is one of the key government’s plans in dealing with the present sanitation emergencies. One of the leaders that called to the implementation of that suggestion is Edison Carlos. The pioneer working with Trata Brasil termed it as one of the priority factors when dealing with development agendas in the country. Carlos has confidence that the provided services will shape the management of the services, auxiliary classes and assets. The decreased level of waste was a different perspective sent by Felipe Montoro, an ace in different foundations.

Edison showed that sanitation within Brazil involve 90% of its organizations and controlled by public powers, and from them, about 70% of clients get a similar treatment from various organizations in government. As per him, the private activity availability is the objective for limiting the general public since the two sorts of organizations can operate really well if only well managed. The head of the Trata Brasil foundation in like manner said that authoritative establishments have a grand and major experience that can be used by means through uniting of other different affiliations.

Consequently, BNDES will build up strategic plans as per the audits regarding the situation where the issue develops. Likewise, banks can in this way change the condition and allow the course of action to be implemented. The absence of water was named as among the central drivers of budgetary asset stream in associated affiliations managing water issues. As indicated by Felipe, it is difficult to receive proper services under the current scenario. According to Edison, the private section owns more resources, which makes it a basic responsibility of shielding water resources from being squandered. The innovation improvement of these affiliations was likewise named as a feature of the long haul solutions for the association managing water services in the country and thus a better course of action ought to take place immediately.