Aloísio Matos is a lawyer, partner at Amatuzzi Matos Advogados in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and responsible for the firm’s Foreign Exchange, Financial Services, Corporate Governance and Compliance practices, as well as Member of the Legal and Compliance Board of the Brazilian Association of Foreign Exchange (FX) Brokers and Dealers (ABRACAM).

Before founding its current law firm, Aloisio has worked many years for major law firms in Brazil such as PMKA Advogados and PinheiroNetoAdvogadosas well as an international bank and a FX Brokerage Company (Corretora de Câmbio). Aloísio has a bachelor Degree in Law from UniversidadePresbiteriana Mackenzie (Mackenzie-SP) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Financial and Capital Markets from Insper – SP, with focus on “Money Laundering Prevention on Foreign Exchange Transactions”.

Aloisio has written several articles and documents on subjects he is passionate about such as “Key Aspects of Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions in Brazil” (Comparative Law Yearbook of International Business, Dennis Campbell, ed.) and very recently in Valor Económico.

Besides being one of the instructors in our Compliance Certification Courses in IMTC BRASIL, he is a member of our IMTC BRASIL Advisor Board. Read his January 2016 article in Valor: Riscos legais das operações de câmbio