Meet the Managers of Stolthaven Santos:

Marcelo T. Schmitt
General Manager

With a degree in Naval Engineering, specialization in maritime and river transportation from USP Polytechnic School and MBA in Business Economics from Getúlio Vargas Foundation, Marcelo joined Stolthaven Brazil in 2019 with more than 25 years of dedicated experience in different countries in Latin America and Europe, in national and multinational companies in the Automotive, Chemical/Pharmaceutical, Steel, Trading and Logistics sectors. He was also an invited professor for 15 years in the Continuing Education Program of the USP Polytechnic School in Project and Supply Chain Management and President in Brazil of the American non-profit Association CSCMP, that promotes and develops professionals in the area of Supply Chain and Logistics.


José Petraglia
Marketing Manager

With a degree in Mechanical Industrial Engineering at FEI University, PhD at PUC University and Doctorate at USP University in Business Administration, Petraglia has worked during all his carreer in the process and production engineering and logistic fields.

He came to Stolthaven in 1995 to take over the role of Marketing Manager.









Vânia Chagas Bergmann Boyd
HR Manager

Vania has a degree in Psychology from São Marcos University, Business Administration from the University of Mogi das Cruzes and an MBA in Human Resources - FIA/USP.

Her professional career includes a career of 30 years of experience in national and multinational companies such as Ingersoll Rand, Air Products and Aços Vilares, in various HR management positions.

She joined SHVNS in May 2020, currently holding the position of Human Resources Manager, and is also responsible in Brazil for the HR of the subsidiary Stolt-Nielsen Brasil Afretamento Ltda.