Name Position
Guilherme Strano Castellan Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer
Guilherme Castellan is a Brazilian citizen and received a degree in Business Administration / Finance from Fundacao Getulio Vargas, in Sao Paulo. He currently serves as Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer for Natura & Co.
Mr Castellan started his career in the banking industry, holding jobs in different organizations as Lehman Brothers, Barclays Capital and JPMorgan Chase, across different functions (M&A, Advisory, and Trading), and in different geographies.
In 2013, Guilherme joined Anheuser Busch – Inbev as a Director in the Global Treasury team in New York. After that, he held different roles within the ABI organization, including Integration Director for Grupo Modelo (in Mexico City, Mexico), Treasury Director for Ambev (in Sao Paulo, Brazil), and M&A & Corporate Development Director for the Asia and Pacific Region (Shanghai, China). In 2017, Guilherme Castellan was appointed as Chief Financial Officer (“Finance VP”) for BUD APAC (the AB-Inbev’s arm in Asia), where he continued to serve until March 2021.
Itamar Gaino Filho Legal and Compliance Officer
Mr. Gaino Filho holds a degree and a master’s degree in law from the Pontifícia Católica Universidade de São Paulo (PUC SP) and a postgraduate program from CEU Law School, with experience in the legal, tax and compliance areas in multinational companies. He worked as a senior legal officer for PepsiCo and held management positions at General Motors, Monsanto and Coca-Cola Femsa. He currently is the Chief Legal and Compliance Officer of Natura &Co Group and member of the Group’s Operational Committee of Natura &Co, as well as a member of the Board of Directors of Natura Cosm[eticos S.A.s subsidiaries The Body Shop International Ltd., Avon Product Inc. and Emeis Holdings (Aesop).
João Paulo Brotto Gonçalves Ferreira Chief Executive Officer for Latin America
João Paulo holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of São Paulo (USP) and an executive MBA from the University of Michigan in the United States. João Paulo is an Executive Officer for Latin America and a member of the Group’s Operational Committee. Before that, Mr. Ferreira joined Natura Cosméticos in 2009 as a vice-president of operations and logistics, and he was also a vice-president of networks in charge of sales. Other roles at Natura included leading International Operations and Sustainability Areas. He worked at Unilever for 20 years and his last position was vice-president of the supply chain.
He is currently a member of Instituto Natura’s Board and since 2021, he is an independent director of Infracommerce’s Board of Directors, a business digitization solutions company.
Joselena Peressinoto Romero Global Operations and Procurement Officer
Joselena is a food engineer and has participated in executive programs at Pennsylvania State University, Harvard, INSEAD and JIPM (Japan). Her career at Natura Cosméticos started in 2010 as a Global Supply Chain Planning Officer. Joselena currently holds the position of Global Operations and Purchasing Director and is a member of the Group’s Operational Committee of Natura &Co Holding S.A. Prior to that, she held various leadership positions at local and regional positions at Unilever. Her last position was vice-president of supply chain for Latin America for the Home Care Business.
Moacir Salzstein Corporate Governance Officer
Moacir Salzstein holds a degree in chemical engineering from the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo and a post-graduate degree in business administration and an MBA from FGV-SP. He serves as a Corporate Governance Officer for Natura &Co Holding S.A, having previously served as strategic planning officer for Natura Cosméticos. He previously worked for companies such as Monitor Group, Ultrapar Group, Dow / Union Carbide, Itaú, Jaakko Poyry and Promon Engenharia.