One of Brazil’s most successful entrepreneurs is making the headlines in the business world. His name is Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer, but most people call him Duda Melzer. He is currently the president and chairman of a company called RBS Group. RBS Group specializes in Brazilian media businesses working with internet offices, newspapers and entertainment. RBS Group was initially started by Melzer’s grandfather, Mauricio Sirotsky Sobrinho, who ran the business for many years. Duda Melzer comes from a long line of family entrepreneurs that have been very successful throughout the years. Duda also serves as the founder and president of e.Bricks Digital, which is a branch of RBS, where he oversees investments in the business and how it develops.
With almost 20 years of experience, Duda Melzer has been working as an entrepreneur and professional businessman for several different companies. He attended the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul where he studied Business Administration. He graduated with his Master’s in Business Administration and went on to Harvard University to study in the United States. After school, he worked for several prestigious companies in North America. He served as the Senior Financial Analyst at Delphi Corporation in 2002 and worked with BoxTop Media as a General Director. He became president of the RBS Group in 2012 and has continued to grow the business ever since. Melzer was chosen by the Cambridge Institute for Family Enterprise as one of the 25 members of family generations to create success with a family of entrepreneurs. They are chosen by their efforts and leadership to become considered excellent examples in society.
According to Estadao, Many influential people, such has his grandfather and other mentors like John Davis, Jim Collins and Ram Charan, have helped shape Duda into the professional entrepreneur that he is today. His success and expertise along with his dedication have taken him to the next level of business.
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