Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer, the CEO of RBS Group, is widely recognized for his incredible accomplishment of helping to expand this corporation into one of the largest media companies in Brazil. Under Melzer’s dynamic leadership, the media conglomerate has grown to employ 6,500 people and is continuing to find ways to innovate its operations after almost six decades of success.
Melzer is frequently sought out for lectures and general advice on how to manage employees and launch a successful business. According to Melzer, the true secret to success in business leadership is to find a corporate mission that you are passionate about and work tirelessly to achieve it. He frequently speaks about the importance of excellence in execution in business.
Duda has developed an impressive resume since earning an MBA from Harvard Business School. He was named Entrepreneur of the Year in 2005 by Ernst and Young. In addition, Melzer founded an investment company called eBricks Digital, which focuses on the digital industry in North and South America. He also worked in the U.S as a financial analyst at a media company called BoxTop Media, a senior financial analyst at Delfi and a consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton. Based on his proven track record of leadership in business, Melzer earned a spot as a leader of The Cambridge Institute For Family Enterprise, which collaborates with leaders of family businesses across the world to help them continue to grow their businesses and build on the successes of past generations. Melzer is a strong advocate of looking to previous generations and experienced mentors for guidance on how to succeed in business.
Given that Melzer is such a force in the international business scene, it makes sense that he is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish and English. He continues to travel the world and turn his company into an international enterprise.
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