Guilherme Luz is the CEO of Associação Nova Escola, an education organization and content channel focused on supporting brazilian public and private school teachers and administrators on their daily challenges, with the largest user base in the country. Guilherme was the Vice President of K-12 Initiatives at Somos Educação, having previously served as the Vice President of Education Solutions and the Director of Culture and People. During his four years at the company, Guilherme managed thousands of people and hundreds of authors, overseeing the editorial process, content production, implementation in schools, sales and delivery and quality control of the educational solutions product chain, giving him particular insight in how to balance the complex equation of an educational partnership. Guilherme is a Partner at Tarpon Investimentos, has worked at FAMA Investimentos, and as an attorney specialized in M&A and Capital Markets at Trench, Rossi and Watanabe Law Office in São Paulo and Skadden, Arps in New York City.
Guilherme holds a MBA in Business Administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV-SP) and a Master’s Degree in Law (LL.M.) from Columbia University. He holds a Law bachelor’s degree from Pontifícia Universidade Católica (PUC -SP).