The Trade and Investment Committee is responsible for promoting bi-lateral cooperation, trade and investment opportunities (both direct and alternate investments) for companies, within country regulatory frameworks.

The Committee should also publish a series of “How to” Business Guides, as well as organize thematic workshops and networking events focusing on topics relevant to the operating realities of each country,¬†aiming to help Canadian companies to enter the Brazilian market (or vice-versa in Canada).

They are also responsible for acting as the official representation on behalf of the BCCC and its chapters in relevant trade missions, as appropriate, as well as leveraging opportunities to liaise with government bodies.

John Welch


CIBC World Markets

Paulo Silva

Paola Saad

Mandala Group