Recently, Banco Bradesco SA’s Board of Directors voted to appoint Octavio de Lazari Junior as the prominent bank’s new CEO. With the approval of the board, he will be taking over as CEO this month, replacing the previous CEO, Luiz Carlos Trabuco. The previous CEO had been appointed to the position of chairman, but they have been maintaining their role as CEO until the appointment of a successor. Lazari currently serves as Banco Bradesco’s executive vice president and will continue to do so until he is appointed as CEO. In addition, he is currently acting as the Bradesco Seguros Group’s president and will continue to do so indefinitely.
Banco Bradesco’s new composition for their executive management staff will be finalized this month in tandem with Lazari’s appointment as CEO, following the election of the new board of directors during a shareholders meeting. The new executive staff will refer to Lazari’s appointment during their first meeting. He will take over the duties of CEO at this time, allowing Luiz Carlos Trabuco to focus solely on his new responsibilities as chairman of the board of directors.
Banco Bradesco SA recently released a statement regarding Lazari. The statement provides acknowledgment of his personal merits and the distinction he has earned during his service with the company according to valor.com.br. The statement also acknowledges and appreciates his role in maintaining the company’s line of continuity and its role in aiding their continued operations as well as supporting their continued prominence.
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Octavio de Lazari Junior
Octavio de Lazari Junior has been with Bradesco for decades, having first begun his long and prestigious career with them at the age of 15, working as a simple office boy. He worked at one of the bank’s offices in the Lapa district of Sao Paulo. Not long after his initial employment, he earned his way up to the position o agency manager, working in that role until 1998. In 1998, he was transferred to the bank’s credit department, eventually becoming a director within that department. As a director within the credit department, he was accountable for retail, corporate, and small/medium business operations. Ten years after his initial transfer to the credit department, he was given the position of departmental director, taking over the loans and finances department. Two years after he was made a departmental director, Lazari was appointed to Banco Bradesco’s executive board. Lazari was appointed as vice president of Banco Bradesco last year, and earlier this month was announced as the new CEO, succeeding Luiz Carlos Trabuco.
Luiz Carlos Trabuco
Luiz Carlos Trabuco is currently serving as Banco Bradesco’s chairman of the board, as well as acting CEO until the new one is appointed this month. He had been CEO since March 2009, and before he was made CEO, he served as executive vice president. He has worked with Bradesco for a number of years and has continually brought the company success in the banking industry. He has a post-graduate degree from the University of Sao Paulo’s School of Sociology and Politics, graduating from their Philosophy, Sciences, Languages, and Arts Faculty.
Search more about Luiz Carlos Trabuco: http://economia.estadao.com.br/noticias/geral,bradesco-anuncia-substituto-de-luiz-trabuco-na-presidencia-do-banco,70002178384