Executive Board

According to the strategic guidelines defined by the Board of Directors, the Pague Menos’ Statutory Executive Board is responsible for the operational management of the company’s business and currently comprises the following members:

Name Office Election Date End of Mandate
Mário Henrique Alves de Queirós Chief Executive Officer May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM

Mário Henrique Alves de Queirós. Business Administration degree from the University of Fortaleza [Universidade de Fortaleza], obtained in 2010. Mr. Mário started his professional activities in 1997 at Pax Corretora de Valores e Câmbio Ltda., as a desk trader. In 1998, Mr. Mário joined the Company, having held the following positions: Stockist, Quality Assistant, Trainee Manager, Store Assembly Manager, Maintenance Manager, Delivery Manager and Marketing Manager. In 2007, Mr. Mário returned to Pax Corretora, occupying the position of Vice President and was responsible for restructuring it, transforming it from correspondent to an official broker member of BM&FBOVESPA. In 2011, Mr. Mario returned to the Company to start the Planning and Investor Relations area, as well as the Finance Department, a position he held until January 2016. In December 2015, replacing his father, Mr. Francisco Deusmar de Queirós, he was elected President of the Company.

Luiz Renato Novais Financial and Investor Relations Vice Chief Executive Officer May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM

Luiz Renato Novais. Accounting degree from the University of São Paulo [USP – Universidade de São Paulo], obtained in 2001, and also has a Graduate degree in Business Management from the Getulio Vargas Foundation [FGVSP – Fundação Getúlio Vargas], received in 2004. He started his professional auditing activities in 1998 at Arthur Andersen, a company that was later incorporated in Brazil by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, where he remained for 7 years until he reached the position of Audit Manager. In 2005 he took the position of Assistant Controller and the following year the position of Controller at McDonalds Brasil, where he participated in the Sarbanes Oxley Act certification, in the company’s sale process that took place in 2007 for the Arcos Dourados group and in the IPO held in 2010 at New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Between 2006 and 2011, he also held the position of Superintendent Director of McPrev (Private Pension Society for McDonalds employees). In 2011 he took the position of Financial and Information Technology Director at L’Occitane Brasil and in 2013 the position of CFO of the DPSP group, formed by Drogarias Pacheco and Drogaria São Paulo. In 2016, he joined the Company to assume the position of CFO and Investor Relations Officer. In 2019, he became Financial and Investor Relations Vice Chief Executive Officer.

Jorge Alexandre Jubilato Araújo Vice-President of People, Legal and Administrative May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM

Jorge Alexandre Jubilato Araújo. Business Administration degree from Assunção University Center [UNIFAI – Centro Universitário Assunção) (Currently PUC Ipiranga), and Master’s degree in Administration with line of research in People and Organizations Management from Methodist University of the State of São Paulo [UMESP – Universidade Metodista do Estado de São Paulo]. He has been working in the HR area for 23 years, occupying an executive role in national and multinational companies (Carrefour, Fast Shop, C&C Casa e Construção, Roldão Atacadista, Nagumo Supermarkets and, currently, Pague Menos Pharmacies). He is a university professor, teaching subjects related to the HR area in undergraduate and graduate courses, having taught at UNINOVE, UBS Escola de Negócios and FIA; he is a Director of the Brazilian Institute of Retail Executives [IBEVAR – Instituto Brasileiro de Executivos do Varejo]. In 2018, he joined the Company as the Director of People and Management. As of March 2020, he started to accumulate the positions of Vice President of People, Legal and Administrative departments, and Director of People and Management.

Marcos Ricardo Colares Vice-President of Sales and Supply May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM

Marcos Ricardo Colares. Business Administration degree from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation [EASP-FGV – Fundação Getúlio Vargas], obtained in 1999. He began his professional career in the trainee program at Droga Raia in 1997, where he remained until 2018. His performance was emphasized in the commercial, category management and pricing areas, going through all levels, from buyer to the Commercial Director. In 2018, he led the sales department of the Farmácias Independente, based in Recife. In 2019 he joined the Company occupying the position of Sales Director. As of March 2020, he started to accumulate the positions of Vice-President of Sales and Supply and Marketing Director.

José Carlos Rafael de Assis Vasquez Vice-President of Operations, Digital and Expansion May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM

José Carlos Rafael de Assis Vasquez. Business Administration degree from the Metropolitan University Center [UniFMU – Universidades Metropolitanas Unidas], obtained in 1994, and received a Graduate degree in Business Administration from Mackenzie University in 2003, he also completed the course of the senior executive program (C Level) at London Business School in 2011. He started his professional activities in store operations (trainee program) at Carrefour in 1992 where he remained for 2 years until he reached the position of Sector Manager. In 1995 he started at Walmart Brasil, where he held several positions, starting as section manager until he reached the position of Executive Vice President, worked as superintendent director of Atacadista Roldão, and from 2015 to 2018 he worked at the company Cencosud Brasil (Prezunic and Bretas flags), as CEO. In 2018 he joined the Company as COO. In 2019 he became Vice-President of Operations and Digital department. As of March 2020, he started to accumulate the positions of Vice-President of Operations, Digital and Expansion Director.

Joaquim Dias Garcia Neto Vice-President of Information Technology and Director of Technology Applications May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM
Evandro Vieira da Silva Director of People and Management May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM
Samir Mesquita Inácio Director of Digital Department May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM

Samir Mesquita Inácio. Graduated in Social Sciences from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul [UFRGS – Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul], with an MBA in Business Management from FGV and a Graduate degree in Strategic Leadership from ESPM. He is a master’s student in the area of Anthropology at PUC-RS, and has been working for over 25 years in Brazilian retail, of which 20 years were dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry. He worked in several business areas, having been coordinator of business and partnership, regional manager and Operations manager. Since 2010 he has been working in the e-commerce and omnichannel areas. In 2015, he started to add his activities to the management of innovation and new businesses and specialties. In 2020, he became the company’s Director of Digital Department.

Afro José Campos de Vasconcelos Director of Technology Infrastructure May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM

Afro José Campos de Vasconcelos. Data Processing degree from the Higher Education School of Technological Sciences of Fortaleza [Faculdade de Ciências Tecnológicas de Fortaleza], obtained in 2004. Certified in ITIL v2 and v3, COBIT 4.5 and ISO 27001 internal auditor. He started his activities in 1988 as an instructor in the Computing Data Center course. In 1992, he took over the Data Processing Management at F. J. Greggio Com. E REP and Development Manager at Lojas Paraiso from 1993 to 1998. In 1998, he created the company ATEC Consultoria e Informática, where he was ahead until 2002, when he joined the Pague Menos Pharmacies, as technology manager until 2019, when he was appointed Technology Director. Currently, He is the Director of Technology Infrastructure.

Rafael Lima e Silva Director of Expansion May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM
Jadson Santos de Almeida Director of IT Applications May 20, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM
Gianni Dias Gill Head of Operations November 11, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM
André Albuquerque Ferreira Pinto Bandeira Head of Operations November 11, 2021 1st BoD after 2023 AGM
Renan Vieira Barbosa Director of Supply Chain March 07, 2022 1st BoD after 2023 AGM