MDS Brazil – Management Team

Hélio Novaes: CEO

Hélio Novaes is the Country General Manager of MDS Brazil. He started his career in risk management at Sul America Seguros and quickly moved into brokerage sales management roles. In his capacity of Vice-President Marketing and Production, he has developed partnerships with banks and various Brazilian institutions. Later in his career, Novaes was promoted Executive Vice-president and was leading the integration of the business operations between ING and Sul America. In 2006, he decided to make a career shift and created his own insurance brokerage firm, Quorum Saúde, Seguros e Previdência until he joined MDS Brazil in 2010. He received a degree in engineering from Santa Ursula University in Rio de Janeiro.