General Motors of Brazil
Jose Carlos da Silveira Pinheiro Neto
In 1979, Mr. Pinheiro Neto was transferred to General Motors Acceptance Corporation in New York. Two years later, he returned to Brazil to become Comptroller of General Motors Financing and, in 1984, was promoted to Financial Director. In November of 1987, Mr. Pinheiro Neto was named the company’s Director of Governmental Relations and Institutional Affairs.
In 1989, he became Director of Corporate Affairs, responsible for all activities related to government and corporate relations as well as public and press relations.
Since 1989, Mr. Pinheiro Neto has represented General Motors – Brazil on the Board of Directors of Anfavea and Sinfavea. He served as President of Anfavea and Sinfavea from 1998 to 2001.
Mr. Pinheiro Neto assumed the position of Director of Corporate Affairs and Exports in October of 1997. Then, in July of 1999, he assumed his current position as Vice President of General Motors of Brazil.
Mr. Pinheiro Neto holds a Law Degree from Mackenzie University.