Based in Brasilia, Silvio manages Eurasia Group's local research on Brazil's congressional agenda and major regulatory changes.
Prior to joining Eurasia Group, Silvio worked as a senior correspondent for Reuters News, where he also led economic analysis for Latin America. Silvio holds a master's degree in political science from the University of Brasilia, where he conducted research on legislative member organizations. He also has a specialization degree in financial economics from the Getulio Vargas Foundation in Sao Paulo and a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Sao Paulo, which included one year of study at the Complutense University in Madrid, Spain. Silvio, a native Portuguese speaker and fluent in Spanish, has also become an avid reader of fairy tales of late, in the company of his young daughter.