Maria Fernanda Albuquerque, graduated in Marketing from ESPM-SP (School of Advertising and Marketing in São Paulo) and Communication from FAAP with a MBA in Marketing from USP (São Paulo University). She has worked in marketing for the past 15 years, at some of the biggest consumer goods and service companies in the country. For the last 10 years, she has worked at AMBEV, a company that is part of Anheuser-Busch InBev, the largest brewing company in the world, with more than 500 brands and presence in more than 150 countries.
Since her prior job at Vivo, Brazil’s main telecom company, Mafê was responsible for other AbInbev brands, such as Serramalte (founded at 1957), Bohemia (the first Brazilian beer, founded in 1853), Original (reference of quality since 1931), Antarctica (top beer brand in Rio de Janeiro) and SKOL (named the most valuable Brazilian in the county for the last 6 years). Aside from working with different brands, Mafê has also worked in different areas inside the company: events, trade, innovations, portfolio and communication.
In 2015 she became Marketing Director for Antarctica and AMBEV brand (institutional communication for the company). Two years later, in 2017, she took over as Skol’s Marketing Director and has been leading the brand since then.