Panini Promotes Rodrigo Assis to Comercial Director of Panini Limitada

Industry Expert Will Lead the Company’s Latin American Operations

Today, Panini, a leading global payments technology provider, announced the promotion of Rodrigo Assis to Commercial Director of Panini Limitada, its Latin American subsidiary.

In his new role, Assis will be responsible for the strategic direction, financial performance, commercial success, and future development of Panini Limitada operations throughout Latin America. He will also be an integral member of the Panini Leadership Team, actively involved in overall company strategy and activities.

"Rodrigo has proven himself in the areas of leadership, customer & partner relationships, market development, and relentless execution during his tenure at Panini,” said Michael Pratt, CEO at Panini. “I look forward to his continuing contributions to the growth of the company and support of our customers & partners."

Assis joined Panini in 2007 as a Business Development Manager and has played an instrumental role in the growth of Panini Limitada and the major account wins the company has achieved in Brazil and other countries of Latin America. Prior to joining Panini, Assis served more than seven years with a leading multi-million dollar Latin American information technology firm where he was responsible for sales efforts involving leading Brazilian Financial Institutions. Assis holds an MBA in Marketing and Business Administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (São Paulo, Brazil) and a Bachelor of Engineering from Faculdade de Engenharia Industrial (São Paulo, Brazil).