Pablo Renteria is nominated to CVM’s Executive Board

The President Dilma Roussef has nominated the Law professor Pablo Waldemar Renteria for the position of Director of the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM), which has been vacant for nine months, since the end of Otavio Yazbek’s term in office, in the end of 2013. The nomination was announced on September 5; now the candidate will have to be assessed in the National Congress.

CVM Board is comprised of the President and four Directors.

Renteria, who holds an MSc and a PhD degree in Civil Law, worked for CVM up to 2013 as the entity’s Superintendent of Sanctioning Processes and Advisor of Regulatory Issues.