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Karla Bertocco Trindade

Karla Bertocco Trindade is partner at Jive - Maua Capital, a leading Brazilian asset manager, where she heads the infrastructure division. Karla has more than 15 years of leadership experience in the infrastructure industry in Brazil. In 2019 she served as managing director of the Government and Infrastructure division at BNDES – Brazilian Development Bank, and prior to this she was the CEO of SABESP – São Paulo Water and Sanitation Company (2018), a mixed capital company responsible for providing services to more than 25 million people in the state of São Paulo. She was also Undersecretary for Partnerships and Innovation at the São Paulo State Government (2015-2018), in charge of PPP’s and privatizations in different sectors, and before that, director of Artesp and Arsesp. She joined Maua as partner in 2020 and in 2023 was appointed as President of the Board of Directors of SABESP.

Posts by Karla Bertocco Trindade

Air view of the Brazilian Amazon Forest
Helping Brazil to Cut Down on Water Losses

Brazil, a country with abundant water resources but also significant regional imbalances when it comes to access to clean water and sanitation, has surprisingly high rates of water losses. A new fund seeks to fund the fight for an efficient use of water and energy.