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I’m a writer, editor and publisher. Also a private consultant for companies, universities and NGOs on technology, media and politics. Born in Brazil, I’ve lived and worked abroad for several years. Among my other gigs, I work as a photographer for media outlets and political campaigns, and I also teach a lot of professional crash courses on subjects that I work and study, namely technology and media.
I worked as a news journalist for 22 years, either in Brazil or abroad. Writing for print and online media, covering politics, business, technology, social development and urban issues.
Currently hold a Master of Arts degree (2007) in Public Policy from the Central European University in Budapest. Another Master of Arts degree (2013-2015) in International Media Innovation Management from the Berlin University for Professional Studies.
Founder and director of Paradox Zero, a small consulting agency on media and technology, from where we provide digital strategies and solutions for companies, NGOs, universities and public institutions.
Author of 100 amores (ISBN 978-192-5099-935), a book with a hundred real life chronicles released on June 2013 and a new print edition in 2018.
Also a key speaker and journalism trainer, member of the Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalism and the Canadian Association of Journalists. Former member of the Hungarian International Press Association. Before 1997 in the computer programming (developer) business.
Former correspondent in Brazil for Wired News (2001-2003) with several contributions to media outlets such as News.com, The Inquirer, Scidev.net, Christian Science Monitor, The Budapest Sun, Ohmynews, Knight Center for Journalism, BBC and others.
Correspondent in Eastern Europe (2006-2007) for national newspaper Folha de S. Paulo; also in 2013 based in Montreal, Canada. Reporter/editor at daily newspapers such as Diario de Pernambuco (1998-2003, 2007-2009), Folha de Pernambuco (2004-2006), Jornal do Commercio (1997, 2007), with contributions to Jornal do Brasil, Folha de S. Paulo, Carta Capital magazine, UOL, Backstage Magazine, Globo.com and many others.
Between 2011 and 2013, executive-editor at AF2 Comunicação in Brasilia. In 2010, one of the editors and coordinators in São Paulo for Brazil’s Presidential Election. In 2009, one of the editors during the renovation of Sebrae’s online portal in Brasilia. Columnist from 2009 to 2011 at Terra Magazine.
- If you’re looking for those long gone Wired stories (2001-2003), get them here.
For a full list of current and past jobs, please check my Linkedin profile.