São José dos Campos, Brazil, April 17th, 2018 – Embraer announces that José Antonio de Almeida Filippo has resigned as Executive Vice-President Finance and Investor Relations, effective April 17, 2018, to pursue new professional projects.
The Board of Directors of the Company elected today Nelson Krahenbuhl Salgado, as an interim measure, for the position of Executive Vice-President Finance and Investor Relations, replacing Filippo. Nelson will also accumulate his current institutional relations duties.
Nelson Salgado holds bachelor´s, master´s and doctorate degree in Engineering and an MBA in Business Management from Fundação Getúlio Vargas. He has been with Embraer for 30 years, having started his career in the engineering department. He has occupied several executive positions for corporate functions, many of them in the financial area.
José Antonio Filippo, as an Executive Officer without specific designation, will assist management transition of the financial and investor relations area from April 17 to May 11, 2018.
The Board of Directors acknowledges the significant contributions made by Filippo to the Company, wishing him success in his new professional challenges.