Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer or Duda as he prefers to be called, is one of the most successful Brazilian corporate executives. This is one man whose passion is managing people. By virtue of being the chief executive officer of RBS Group, the impacts of the decisions that he makes are felt within and beyond South America. Duda Melzer is credited with helping redefine the conglomerate’s history. Since he ascended to the helm, he has laid down strategies that have mainly focused on growth.
Duda has also played a significant role in nurturing upcoming corporate executives. He has had the opportunity to be a panelist on “You With The President. This is a mentorship program that brings together high-ranking corporate executives from different sectors of the economy. It acts as a platform where ideas can be shared. Duda’s presentation on the talk show had rave reviews because it provided deep insights into corporate governance. His well-researched presentation was titled “Commitment to Growth”.
The Way Forward for RBS
As the president and chief executive officer of RBS Gropu, Duda is tasked with the mandate of laying down strategies that will ward off competition from business rivals. One year into his appointment, he has performed incredible.
Being a young corporate executive, he believes in having passionate employees within an organization. This can only be achieved if individuals who are at the top lead by example. At RBS, Duda has been leading by example. The success that the company has had during his time at the helm is wholly attributed to a culture of passion that he has helped cultivate. Duda oversees the firm’s day to day setups. The 56-year old conglomerate employs more than 6,500 employees in different capacities.