Mr. Newton Sérgio de Souza is Chairman at Braskem SA, Chairman at Odebrecht Ambiental SA, a Principal at Odebrecht Participaçoes e Investimentos SA and a Principal at ONL Investments BV.
He is on the Board of Directors at Nordeste Quimica SA, Odebrecht SA, BRK Investimentos Petroquímicos SA, Eth Investimentos SA, Foz do Brasil SA, Odebrecht Agroindustrial SA, Odebrecht Defesa e Tecnologia SA, Odebrecht Realizações Imobiliárias e Participações SA and Odebrecht TransPort SA. Mr. de Souza was previously employed as Senior Counsel-Latin America & Caribbean by World Bank Institute, Lawyer by Pinheiro Neto Advogados, President by CCR SA, and Lawyer by Dechert Price & Rhoads.
He also served on the board at Odebrecht Óleo e Gás SA.
He received his graduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a graduate degree from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro.