Brazilian businessman who made a fortune as the chairman of the board of both Península Participações and BRF. He has also been a member of the board of directors of the Carrefour Group and Carrefour Brasil.
In 2016, Forbes ranked him the 14th richest person in Brazil and the 477th wealthiest in the world.
He married his wife Geyze in 2004. His children's names are João, Ana, Rafaela, Pedro, Adriana and Miguel.
Carlos Eduardo Baptista is another well-known entrepreneur who was born in Brazil.