Born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil in 1960. After studied Civil Engineering and Systems Analysis, has started working with art film exhibition with the foundation of an art cinema circuit in Belo Horizonte (Cineclube Savassi and Usina de Cinema) in 1988. During this period held national and international film festivals, besides producing and coordinating previews, retrospectives and various movie releases. In 1998 founded Zeta Filmes, a cultural production office producing film festivals, exhibitions and other audio-visual activities, including 20 editions of INDIE FESTIVAL. At Zeta Filmes, he is in charge also of international film distribution in Brazil and as a sales agent for Brazilian features to the international market.