Gustavo Pimenta joined the Huber Board of Directors in January 2021, bringing nearly 20 years of experience in Finance, Operations and Mergers & Acquisitions.
Since 2019, he has served as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of AES Corporation, a Fortune 500 generator and distributor of electrical power, where he is a member of the Executive Leadership Team with responsibility for setting the company’s corporate vision and strategy. He also serves as a Board Director for three AES holding companies. Throughout his AES career he has been one of the principal architects of the company’s repositioning to become a global leader in the energy transition.
Previous AES regional financial and operational leadership roles include CFO at AES Mexico, Central America & Caribbean in Panama City from 2015-2018, where he directed operations in Mexico, Panama, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and El Salvador; and CFO at AES Brasil in São Paulo from 2009-2015, where he led finance and investor relations for all AES Brasil entities, including oversight of three publicly listed companies.
Prior to joining AES, Pimenta held roles of increasing responsibility at Citigroup from 2004-2009, most recently as Vice President for Corporate Strategy and Principle Investments in New York City, New York. He started his career in 2002 as a Senior Auditor at KPMG in Brazil.
Pimenta holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais and a Master of Science in Economics and Finance from Fundação Getulio Vargas, both in Brazil. He is fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish.