Fernando Goncalves

Senior Economist

Fernando Goncalves


Fernando M. Gonçalves holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, an M.A. in Economics from FGV-RJ and a B.A. in Industrial Engineering from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). Before joining Itaú, Fernando was head of economic research at Vinci Partners, worked at two other asset management firms in Brazil – JGP and Ventor Investimentos – and was an economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In 2015 and 2016, Fernando was also a professor at the Professional Master Program in Economics and Finance of PUC-RJ. His vast experience includes the coverage of Brazilian and international economies, including various presentations and road shows for institutional clients. He is currently head of the sell-side area in the Macroeconomic research team at Itaú.

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Bonds & Loans Brazil 2021 - Virtual Conference