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Renata Rizzi

Renata Rizzi

Co-Founder and Director of Business and Strategic Development, Nexo, Brazil

Renata Rizzi is cofounder and director of Strategy & Business at Nexo, Brazil’s most successful digital news startup. Based in São Paulo, Nexo captures a national audience with its effective, engagingly rich content that offers the kind of context that informs and ultimately impacts the national debate. Less than 2 years in existence, Nexo has been earning international recognition. The 2017 Online Journalism Awards, part of the Online News Association, named Nexo as a finalist in the category of general excellence in online journalism. Rizzi holds a BA degree in engineering and a PhD degree in economics, both from Universidade de São Paulo. Previously, she has worked in investment banking for Citibank and Morgan Stanley and has developed academic research in the field of political economy.