Helio Lima Magalhães, CCO Brazil

Helio Lima Magalhães

CCO Brazil

Helio Lima Magalhães was appointed CCO of Citi Brazil in July 2012. The executive is responsible for the organization’s operations in the country.

His first period of work at Citi was between 1984 and 2001, during which he held different positions, as head of O&T and head of Marketing & Product for Consumer Bank in Brazil; head of O&T for Credicard; head of Global O&T for the Private Bank; and regional head of Marketing & Product for Consumer Bank for Latin America.

Before returning to Citi Brazil, Helio worked for 11 years at American Express, as executive vice president of Global Networks Services for the Americas and as president of American Express in Brazil and Mexico.

The executive is also president of the board of Elavon do Brasil, president of Amcham and board member of Febraban – Federação Brasileira de Bancos.

Helio has a degree in Electronic Engineering and Computer Science from The George Washington University, in the United States, and a post-graduate degree in Technology from the Pontificia Universidade Catolica of Rio de Janeiro.