Legal Counsel, TEP
Marcos joined the legal team of Southpac in July 2018 and was appointed as Legal Counsel in July 2021. Marcos is a qualified Brazilian lawyer and an awarded manager for one of Brazil’s largest law firms. His achievements as a lawyer led him to become the managing director and shareholder of his law firm in Brazil before moving to New Zealand to obtain his Post-Graduate Diploma in Applied Business. In 2021, Marcos obtained a Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP) designation from STEP, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, after passing the STEP Diploma in International Trust Management. With over 11 years of experience as a lawyer and 16 years of experience working in the legal industry, Marcos provides excellent services to Southpac’s clients, with direct contact with attorneys, banks and investment advisors. Marcos also provides interesting and educational content on social media platforms. With the ability to speak Portuguese and Spanish, Marcos is also responsible for improving and expanding Southpac’s presence in South America.