Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi was born in 1951 in Manila, San Paulo. He studied and graduated from the School of Philosophy, Sciences, and Literature of Sao Paulo. Luiz Cappi after completing his studies started his career at Banco Bradesco in April of 1969.
Cappi Career At Banco Bradesco Bank
Luiz Cappi started his illustrious career at Banco Bradesco Bank as a bank teller. Cappi worked us way up the ladder at the bank and within 15 years at the bank became the Department Director. Ten years later in 1994, Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi was elected a Managing Officer. Five years later in 1999, Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi was elected Executive Vice President.
Cappi remained Executive Vice President for ten years. Cappi was named Chief Executive Officer of the Board of Directors of Bradesco Bank in 2009.
Since taking over executive duties of CEO, Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi still holds the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Board of Directors of Bradesco Bank, for the past nine years.
Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi is noted for many of the bank’s improvements and growth during his career with Bradesco Bank. In this tenure of the president, he was instrumental in making the bank public by coordinating the launch of the bank’s shares on the New York Stock Exchange. Cappi is also responsible for doubling the bank’s size and developing a stronger leadership role in the bank’s executive team. Because of these efforts, the bank’s overall performance in its insurance division jumped from 25% to 35%.
As Chief Executive Officer of Bradesco Bank, Cappi spearheaded the purchase of HSBC in Brazil, the most prominent business model in Brazil, and the bank’s most significant acquisition in the bank’s history. Read this article at O Globo Economy to know more.
Cappi has been the recipient of many honors and awards. In 2006, he was named Business Sector Leader for Insurance and Pension Plan. Also in 2006, Cappi was honored with Business Personality of Insurance by the Association of Sales and Marketing Officers of Brazil. In 2006 and 2007, Cappi received the Insurance Personal of the Year for both years. In 2009, Cappi was honored with the Don Quixote Trophy, listed as one of the 100 most influential Brazilians in the country, and awarded the title of meritorious citizen of marillia. In 2015, Cappi was named Entrepreneur of the Year in finance, and in 2016, Cappi was in the list of Best CEOs in Brazil by Forbes magazine.