Gilson Reis is Oceana’s Operations Coordinator in Brazil.
Under permanent academic improvement, he holds a degree in Business Administration and an MBA in People Management; he has taken technology courses in Process Management, Financial Management, and Human Resources Management.
With extensive professional experience, Reis worked as an HR Manager for an Information Technology company based in Brasilia, playing an active role in the establishment of personnel policies and budget management, and in designing strategic planning and studies on employees’ wage structure. He also worked for approximately nine years for WWF-Brazil in budget making, analysis, control, review and reprogramming in order to reach WWF’s goals, in the designing and monitoring national and international project agreements and contracts, and in preparing reports for funding organizations.
At Oceana, in addition to his activities, Reis always seeks to encourage the development of the staff’s professional potential in order to achieve the organization’s goals in raising awareness about fisheries management in Brazil.