Petróleo Brasileiro SA

Petróleo Brasileiro SA

Petróleo Brasileiro SA

Date Founded



Avenida República do Chile 65,Rio de Janeiro 20031-912

Type of Company


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Oil & Gas
Power & Utilities

Company Description

Petróleo Brasileiro SA engages in oil and gas exploration, production, and distribution activities. It operates through the following segments: Exploration and Production; Refining, Transportation, and Marketing; Distribution; Gas & Power; Biofuel; and Corporate. The Exploration and Production segment involves crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas exploration, development, and production. The Refining, Transportation and Marketing segment involves refining, logistics, transportation, trading operations, oil products and crude oil exports and imports, and petrochemical investments. The Distribution segment refers to the distribution of oil products, ethanol, and vehicle natural gas to wholesalers and through Petrobras Distribuidora SA, its retail network in Brazil. The Gas & Power segment includes transportation and trading of natural and liquefied natural gas, the generation and trading of electric power, and the fertilizer business. The Biofuel segment involves the production of biodiesel and its co-products, and ethanol-related activities such as equity investments, production, and trading of ethanol, sugar, and the excess electricity generated from sugarcane bagasse. The Corporate segment comprises the financing activities not attributable to other segments including corporate financial management, and central administrative overhead and actuarial expenses. The company was founded on October 3, 1953 and is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Executives & Employees

President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer & Director

Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer

Chief Strategy & Performance Officer

Auditor Manager

Chief Engineering & Technology Officer

Chief Exploration & Production Officer

Chief Downstream Officer

Director, Corporate Services

Gas & Power Officer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Board of Directors

Director at International Integrated Reporting Council

Director & Portfolio Manager at Teorema Gestão de Ativos Ltda.

Professor at Universidade Federal da Bahía

Former President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer & Director at Petróleo Brasileiro SA

Professor at University of Sao Paulo

Former Chairman-Supervisory Board Capital Markets Analyst at Assoc dos Analistas e Profissionais de Invt do Mercado de Cap

Former President at Eletrobras

Former Deputy Professor at Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo

Professor & General Manager-Subsea Technology Laboratory at Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute

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Recent Transactions
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