Cicero Bucci

São Paulo Area
General Counsel and Compliance Officer


Focus on strategic, proactive and preventive legal management to sustain business, while protecting the company’s rights, interests and reputation, with 20 years of relevant experience in Brazil and throughout Latin America. Coordinating legal matters for the company, partnering with business and function areas, and with outside counsels, supporting business opportunities while ensuring compliance with applicable legislation, guidelines and internal policies. Experience in Corporate, Commercial Law & Agreements, Consumer Regulatory, Tax, Media and Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property (patents and trademarks), International Antitrust and Competition Law, Regulatory, Environmental Law, Arbitration, Anti-bribery Law, Ethics and Compliance. Provide strategic proactive and reactive legal advice on a wide range of proposed business initiatives, projects and materials in different areas such as sales and marketing, tenders, regulatory affairs, ethics and compliance, trials and privacy. Implements, reviews and continually monitors an effective compliance program with processes that meet the requirements of company policies and procedures as well as local anticorruption laws and regulations. Business oriented with an ability to proactively engage with stakeholders to find practical solutions and partner with them to implement desired action plans and contribute to compliant growth for the business. Structured the legal team to assist the core activities of the business, improving agility in strategic decisions with gains in results and reductions in future liabilities. Negotiated with several public authorities, in particular pertaining to regulatory issues and responsible to handle relationship within trade and union associations in themes related to various legal topics. Other personal skills include hands on, result oriented, pragmatism, entrepreneurial profile, organized and innovation enthusiast. Fluent in Portuguese (native), English and Spanish.