Luiz de Mendonça is a businessperson who has been at the head of 5 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Chairman for Politeno Indústria e Comércio SA and Chief Executive Officer of Odebrecht Agroindustrial SA.
He is also on the board of Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association and Braskem SA and Manager at Polialden Petroquimica SA.
Mr. De Mendonça previously was Chief Executive Officer for Braskem Petroquimica SA, Chief Executive Officer for Braskem Qpar SA, Chief Executive Officer for Braskem America, Inc., Vice President of Rhodia Holding, Inc. and Director-Chemical Division at Rhodia SA.
Luiz de Mendonça received an MBA from INSEAD and an undergraduate degree from Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo.