Engineer from the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo where he also completed his graduate studies in systems engineering and later at the University of Toronto / Business School São Paulo in Business Administration.
He was responsible for solutions approaching business and technology at financial institutions such as Itaú, Unibanco, ABN AMRO, Real, Nacional and Safra including methodologies, processes, governance and innovation. As a consultant at McKinsey he has served multiple clients in South America and Europe. At Andersen Consulting and FDTE has worked on system and process engineering.
Currently at his own consulting company Strategium Consultoria Empresarial, besides his work in the definition and development of innovative IT business solutions and its models, he has focused on exploring the possibilities and impacts of technology on ethics, on-line dispute resolution and related access to traditional juridical solutions (www.magalhaes.eng.br).