RBS Group is one of the leading conglomerates especially in the Brazilian media industry. Founded in 1957, the company has grown in leaps and bounds to become a family-owned business empire with numerous subsidiaries specializing in various niche markets. Successfully managing such a large corporation calls for unique set of skills and management acumen. Yet it is such a unique fete that Eduardo ‘Duda’ Sirotsky Melzer has achieved on several occasion since taking over the leadership reigns at RBS Group. His excellent management track record at the helm of RBS Group has been honored with some of the most prestigious awards including the 2015 Ernest & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award and the 2015 Merit Award in Management. He was also honored by the Entrepreneur Communication Award during the 2013 ARP Communication Week. Duda Melzer also made the Cambridge Institute for Family Enterprise (CFEG) list of elite corporate leaders. Check out Odiario to know more.
Duda Melzer’s Profile
According to Pauliceiadojazz, Duda Melzer graduated with a Business Management degree in 1998 from Pontifical Catholic University – Rio Grande does Sul. He later joined Harvard Business School to study for his Master of Business Administration degree. He graduated from the university in 2002 and rejoined it 2008 for a series specialized courses on strategic management of media corporations, business management and building. He began his professional career and entrepreneurial journey in Brazil before moving to the United States to serve in various positions in several organizations. He successfully served on various management levels at Booz Allen & Hamilton, Delphi Corporation and BoxTop Media between 2001 and 2004. He joined RBS Group in 2004 and is currently serving as the chairman and president of the company and its subsidiary, e.Bricks Digital. He has also invested in several industries including wine.