Vice Chairman of the Board
Mr. Joao Guilherme Sabino Ometto has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sao Martinho SA since 2013. Prior to this, he served as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sao Martinho SA. He began his career as Partner at Tropisuco Industria de Suco de Laranja, and worked as Managing Director of the Association of Parents and Friends of the Disabled of Santa Barbara DOeste. He founded Brastoft Industria de Maquinas Agricolas, jointly with Case Corporationrationration, when he was Member of the Fiscal Council of Industrias Romi. He was also Managing Director of the Association of Sugar and Alcohol Technicians of Brazil from 1981 to 1987, and President of the Associacion Civil de Tecnicos Azucareros de America Latina y del Caribe from 1983 to 1986. He was Member of the Board of Trustees International Society of Sugar Cane Technologists from 1983 to 1989, and President of the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association from 1998 to 2000. From 1991 to 1997, he served as President of the cooperative Copersucar, where he was also Member of the Board of Directors from 1997 to 2001. In addition, he served as Executive Officer, Chief Executive Officer and Deputy CEO of Sao Martinho, Usina Sao Martinho and Omtek Industria e Comercio. He was CEO of Mogi Agricola, Imobiliaria Paramirim, Duas Matas Agricola and Joao Ometto Participacoes and Deputy CEO of Agropecuaria Caieira do Norte, SM Participacoes, Agro Pecuaria Vale do Corumbatai and Monte Sereno Agricola. He has also been Second Vice President of the Sao Paulo State Industry Federation, Coordinator of the Sao Paulo State Sugar Industry Union, Coordinator of the Sao Paulo State Ethanol Industry Union, and Advisory Member of the Commercial Association of Sao Paulo, the BusinessSchool Integration Center and the Brazilian Foreign Trade Association. He received a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from the Universidade de Sao Paulo in 1963.
Age: 72 Chairman Since 2013 MBA