José Luiz Alquéres is a businessperson who has been at the helm of 10 different companies and currently holds the position of Chief Executive Officer & Partner at JL Alqueres Consultores Associados Ltda. and President at Trade Association of Rio de Janeiro.
He is also Member of Brazilian Center for International Relations, Member-Strategic Council at Alstom Power Service SA and Member-Strategic Council at Alcoa Alumínio SA and on the board of 7 other companies.
He previously held the position of Chairman at Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras SA, Chief Executive Officer at Centro Excursionista Rio de Janeiro, President for Câmara de Comércio França-Brasil, President of Associação Comercial do Rio de Janeiro, Professor at Faculdade de Arquitetura e Urbanismo da Universidade Federal, Vice President at Associação Brasileira da Industria de Base, Chief Executive Officer of Eletrobrás Termonuclear SA - Eletronuclear, Chief Executive Officer for Light Serviços de Eletricidade SA, Chief Executive Officer at Alstom Brasil Ltda., Chief Executive Officer at MDU Brasil Ltda., Professor at Ibmec Business School, Professor at Getulio Vargas Foundation and Professor at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro.
He received a graduate degree from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais and an undergraduate degree from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro.