Familiar Technologies: drilling fluids, solids control systems

Regions of the world you have worked: Brazil

Resume: I am an a Chemist graduated from the University of Sao Paulo, which is one of the most prestigious, selective Higher Education Institutions in Latin America. Since graduating, I have gained a very solid work experience and skills in multinational corporations, such as Johnson & Johnson and Evonik-Degussa groups, working within the analytical chemistry field and within the Oil and Gas field, working for Petrobras.

Work Experience

Jr Oil Chemist Petrobras S/A
Mar 2008 – Nov 2010 Bahia, Brazil

*definition of the type and physicochemical properties of the drilling fluids used in drilling operations

*monitoring and technical support of the activities conducted by the mud engineers on the drilling rig

*6-month fieldwork experience as a mud engineer and drilling supervisor

Analytical Chemist Cetal S/C Ltda
Dec 2007 – Feb 2008 Sao Paulo, Brazil

*Physicochemical analysis of food products, HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatograph) emphasis

Jr Analytical Chemist Janssen-Cilag Ltda
Oct 2005 – Oct 2007 Sao Paulo, Brazil

*Physicochemical analysis of medications of all kinds to monitor their stability within the market (Quality Assurance)

Trainee Evonik Degussa Brasil Ltda
Dec 2004 – Apr 2005 Sao Paulo, Brazil

* NIRS (Near Infra-Red Spectroscopy) analysis of animal food ingredients.


Immersion in the Oil Industry course Petrobras S/A
late 2008 (Course duration: 780 hours) Bahia, Brazil
Bachelor in Chemistry Universidade de Sao Paulo
2001 – 2004 Sao Paulo, Brazil

* Course final grade – 8
* 2-year internship at Inorganic Photochemistry and Energy Conversion Laboratory, Institute of Chemistry, University of Sao Paulo. Scientific initiation project financed by CNPq (National Counsel for Technological and Scientific Development).