São Paulo, Brazil


Rute Souza

Rute Souza is our Administrative Coordinator for the ICCT`s office in Brazil. Before joining our team, Rute worked for over 7 years as an Executive and Administrative Assistant supporting companies in the sectors of Technology and Education. During these years she cooperated with different departments such as Finance, Corporate Security Management, and Facilities. Rute holds […]

André Cieplinski

André Cieplinski is a Heavy-Duty Vehicles Associate Researcher at the ICCT. André contributes to policy and technical research focused on the deployment of zero emission vehicles in Brazil. Prior to joining the ICCT André was a post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Economics and Management of the University of Pisa (Italy), developing ecological economics and […]

Jennifer Zhuang

Jennifer Zhuang is a part-time accountant, primarily working on payroll and accounts payable at ICCT. She has a long and wide-ranging history of experience in general accounting for the government, profit companies, and non-profit organizations. Jennifer received her B.S in Business Administration-Accounting from San Francisco State University in San Francisco, California.

Carmen Araujo

Headquartered in São Paulo, Carmen Araujo is the Managing Director of ICCT’s Brazil office. Carmen is an industrial engineer with over 20 years of experience in transportation and environmental policy. Previously a consultant, she has represented ICCT in Brazil since 2016, engaging with policymakers and partners, and advising ICCT research on clean vehicles and fuels […]

Ana Beatriz Rebouças

Ana Beatriz is a Researcher at the ICCT São Paulo office. She develops technical and policy analysis to support the adoption of clean vehicles in Brazil. In prior research, she focused on airlines’ energy efficiency and air transportation economics. She holds an M.S. in Aeronautical Infrastructure Engineering from the Aeronautics Institute of Technology (Brazil), a […]

Francielle Carvalho

Francielle is an Associate Researcher on the Marine team based in ICCT’s São Paulo office. Francielle has deep expertise in fuels, life-cycle analyses, and bioenergy. She holds a Ph.D. in Energy Planning at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) focused on using new fuels to mitigate emissions from international shipping. Her work focuses […]