Marco Tavares is a Founding Partner of GAS ENERGY GROUP and currently the President of the Board. He has a degree in Chemical Engineer, a MBA in Marketing and more than 25 years of professional experience in the oil, natural gas and petrochemical industry. Since 2005, as Managing Partner of GAS ENERGY, Mr. Tavares provides consulting services to companies and institutions with a focus on the natural gas chain. From 2001 to 2005, Mr. Tavares was Director of Natural Gas Marketing of Repsol YPF in Brazil where he accumulated experience in areas related to natural gas and participated directly in the negotiations for the natural gas integration between Bolivia, Brazil and Argentina. Since 2008, when created a Gas Porto International, that has offices in EUA, Argentina and Brazil, was involved at different LNG and LNG to Power projects at Central and South America. from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and a certificate in Natural Gas Business from IHRDC in Boston, USA.