Duda Melzer comes from a long line of entrepreneurs in Brazil. His grandfather founded media company Grupo RBS way back in 1957. The company has grown into the country’s second largest media conglomerate and continues to grow.
Duda Melzer Digital has proven to be a successful entrepreneur in his own right, as he is the founder of e.Bricks Digital, a venture capital and investment firm specializing in technology companies. The company was founded in 2012 and is part of the family business, Grupo RBS.
Duda is a graduate of Pontifical Catholic University with a bachelor’s degree in Business. He then moved to the United States, where he graduated from Harvard University with a Master’s of Business Administration. He then took a position with consultant firm Booz Allen Hamilton and later worked for Delphi. He returned to Brazil to work for Grupo RBS, where he later succeeded his uncle as President of the company in 2012. He was later named Chairman of the company as well in 2016. Check out clicrbs to know more.
Melzer’s goal over the past several years has been to take the company into the digital age. He has done this by investing in a number of digital technology companies through e.Bricks Digital. His efforts have paid off, as the company was named as one of the top three internet companies in Brazil in 2014. You can follow their Twitter page.