Elected Trustee – May 2020
Renato has over 20 years of experience running global financial institutions in Europe and the Americas, both as a C-level executive and board member. He is also an investor and advisor on several tech start-ups in the UK and the US. In addition to his commitments with the Ri, he is currently serving as a trustee for Fight for Peace International and as a councillor of the Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain. Furthermore, Renato is a long-standing patron of the Science Museum and a member of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Strategy Officers group. He also previously served as a fellow of the Institute of Directors.
A member and patron of the Ri for over 8 years, Renato joined its Audit & Risk committee in 2019. Most recently, he has also been partnering with Ri’s Development Team on fundraising and events.
Why the Ri
As a trained civil engineer and aspiring physicist, Renato is a keen reader on all science matters. He is a true believer in the power of science to benefit society, enrich culture and help enable economic prosperity. Renato is honoured to support the Ri in its invaluable work inspiring society to discover, discuss, and appreciate science and its impact on our world.