Hugo Santana de Figueirêdo Junior
Companhia de Gás do Ceará (CEGÁS)
- TI15: INNOVATION OF GAS AND RENEWABLES FOR A CLEANER ENERGY SYSTEM
Hugo Santana de Figueirêdo Junior is the CEO of Cegás since June 2017 and Chairman of the Board of Directors of ABEGAS since December 2021. He was the Secretary of Planning and Management of the State of Ceará from 2015 to 2017. Affiliated with the Federal University of Ceará as a Lecturer in the School of Economics, Administration, Actuarial Sciences and Accounting, he holds a Ph.D. in Business Economics from Wageningen University (The Netherlands), an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (USA) and a BS in Aeronautical Engineering from Instituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica (ITA, Brazil). He has experience in the public and in the private sector, working in strategy and controllership, managerial accounting and cost analysis, economic development, industrial organization, and innovation.