Doctor and Healthcare Services Manager. He holds a Bachelor’s in medicine in 1979 with specialties in internal medicine and cardiology. From 1987 to 1999, he worked as a doctor and clinical researcher at the Karolinska Hospital in Sweden, specializing in cardiology and physiology and with PhD in Medical Sciences. Since 2000 he works as Health Services Manager and was Medical Director of the Clínica São Vicente (RJ), Commercial Technical Director of the Pró-Cardíaco Hospital (RJ) and Medical Manager of the units of the Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein (SP). He is currently Commercial Superintendent and Superintendent of the Ambulatory Services of the Hospital do Coração HCor (SP).