Duda Melzer is a legendary businessman in Brazil. His marvelous performance over the years has seen him become one of the household names in the business world. His entrepreneurial skills and interests in business came naturally to him as he was brought up in an enterprising environment. Duda Melzer attained proper training that equipped him to tackle his roles meticulously. He pursued a degree course in a business-related field at Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande Do Sul (PCURGDS). To further his studies, Duda did two executive courses and an MBA at the respected Harvard Business School.
His worthy career started over a decade ago at a North American firm, Delphi Corporation, where he served as an executive financial analyst. He also worked for two other companies in the United States, BoxTop Media as the director general and the Family Communication Network before joining his family business RBS Group. He outperformed other senior managers and took up the Chairman post of the company in 2012 and later the Board of Directors’ Chairman. Under Duda Melzer’s management, RBS Group has marked tremendous growth to record international recognition. One of them is being recognized alongside Google and Globo as one of the three Internet and media companies to command high audiences value in 2014. Research that was done by Economia Magazine Info also ranked the company as one of the 10 Brazil’s most innovative companies. Info sourced from crunchbase.com.
In addition to his position at RBS Group, Duda Melzer holds other roles in various corporations. Duda is the founder and executive chair of a digital business development firm belonging to RBS Group, e.Bricks Digital. He is a Director for a contemporary art show, the Mercosul Biennial, and a wines venture, Wine.com.br.
Awards & Recognitions
Following his rich legacy in the business world, Duda was listed on the 2015 list of leaders of the Cambridge Institute for Family Enterprise. He also emerged as the winner of Entrepreneur of the Year Accolade the same year. Follow Duda Melzeron Twitter@ twitter.com/dudamelzer.