Sener has opened an office in São Paulo, Brazil, establishing an operating and permanent division made up of about 300 Brazilian professionals specialized in engineering and construction. Sener has another location in Rio de Janeiro.
This new division is one more step to consolidate Sener's presence in Brazil, a country with great prospects for development in infrastructure and where the company expects to make its contribution carrying out engineering projects and turnkey construction projects, especially those involving a technological challenge.The opening of the division in Brazil reflects Sener’s globalization strategy, which implies enhancing its presence in new locations combining the own corporate culture of a global company with full integration into the essence of each country, thus maintaining proximity with its clients.
Heading this office is Guido Casanova, Sener’s general manager in Brazil. He is a marine engineer, graduated by Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo, and was previously responsible for managing Pirelli’s business in Brazil and Mexico, heading additionally the telecommunications division in Brazil as well as holding various management positions of the company Techint in Brazil and Italy, for which he carried out activities throughout Latin America.
Guido Casanova is, since 2010, Sener’s representative in Brazil, where the company is already working on power and process projects, and collaborates with leading petrochemical companies in the country such as Petrobras or BR distribuidora among other projects.
With the opening of the office in Sao Paulo, Sener currently has 15 divisions in different countries of Europe, North America, South America, Africa and the Middle East.