The Chief Executive Officer of Banco Bradesco, Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi is one of the most notable and highly ranked bankers in Brazil. Although he has been able to amass such popularity and achieve all of this success, the journey to the top was not smooth. He went through numerous challenges but eventually, he rose to the occasion and got to where he is today.
Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi is an alumnus of the University of Sao Paulo. It was from there that he completed his undergraduate studies and earned a bachelors degree in Philosophy, Sciences, and Letters. He went ahead to join the Foundation School of Sociology and Politics in Sao Paulo to pursue a masters degree in Socio-Psychology. It was in 1969, that Luiz Trabuco Cappi started his professional practice, putting the skills he had learned into use in the corporate world.
Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi’s career began at Bradesco. He worked tirelessly and within no time he started rising up the ranks of the organization. At one point, he served at ArcelorMittal Brasil SA as a member of its Management Board. From 1984 to 1992, he worked at Banco Bradesco as Department Director.
Headquartered in Osasco, Sao Paulo, Brazil Banco Bradesco is banking and financial services company. It is currently ranked the second largest private bank in Brazil and one of the largest financial institutions in Latin America. With over 28 million customers and more coming in each and every day, Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi has a lot of work to do maintain the bank’s pride and reputation. This is especially important as he took over from Lazaro de Mello Brandao who served as the chairman before him. It will not be a smooth sailing as Lazaro de Mello Brandao is a household name in the banking sector and was popular after steering the bank to great success each year he held the position of president and chairman of the bank.
He went on to serve as the Managing Director and Vice President of the Bank from March 1999. From 2003, he served as the President and Director of Grupo Bradesco Seguros. It was in 2009, that Luiz Carlos Trabuco rose to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Banco Bradesco, a position he held until March this year. Furthermore, he also serves as the Director at Bradespar SA. In 2009 Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi also became the Director and Chairman of Odontoprev SA. In the same year, he worked at Banco Espirito Santo SA as a Non-Executive Director.
Other than the highlighted positions, Luiz Carlos Trabuco has served in numerous other positions both in Bradesco and outside. For instance, in 2010, he became a departmental manager in charge of the Loans and Finances department. He even worked at the Brazilian Association of Real Estate Credit and Savings Entities as the Chairman of its Board of Directors. Along with his career, Luiz Carlos Trabuco also worked at the National Association for Private Pension Plans as its President from 1994 to 2000.