Chief Executive Officer, Grupo Ultra, Brazil
Pedro Wongtschowski is member of the Board of Directors of ULTRAPAR Participações S.A., a large Brazilian public company, with sales of US$ 30 billion and active in energy, chemicals and logistics. He has been President and CEO of ULTRAPAR from 2007 to 2012. He is Chairman of the Board of the “National Research Center in Energy and Materials” a large set of national laboratories comprising nanotechnology, biosciences, bioethanol and a synchrotron accelerator. Mr. Wongtschowski is a chemical engineer with a master and doctorate in Chemical Engineering.