Clovis assumes the position of Country Manager Brazil effective July 1st.
Clovis has a diversified curriculum of private sector experience in management and sales along with fraud and copyright investigations ranging more than 20 years. From 1974-1976, he was a supervisory account manager for Burroughs Electronics with management and administrative oversight for 20 sales personnel.
In 1976-81 he assumed the position of Director of Administration for SISTEMATIC MÁQUINAS E SERVIÇOS LTDA-a major computer information company dealing mainly with major Brazilian Banks.In 1982, he became Partner / Director in a company called SINGLE ÁUDIO, VÍDEO E SOM LTDA, distributing books, music CDs and magazines’ throughout Sao Paulo, Brazil where he was responsible for 8 local stores with more than 40 employees.
In 1998, he started his career in Intellectual Property investigations with the Music industry’s Anti-Piracy organization known as Apdif do Brazil. Two years later he became the District Supervisor in the Interior of the State of Sao Paulo supervising five investigators and handling more than 100 investigations a year.In 2005, he started his own consulting firm known IBI PARTNERS CONSULTORES LTDA whose clients included ABES/ESA – ASSOCIAÇÃO BRASILEIRA DAS EMPRESAS DE SOFTWARE / ENTERTAINMENT SOFTWARE ASSOCIATION.
Clovis has Business degree from the INSTITUTO LUZWELL DE ENSINO SUPERIOR of Sao Paulo.