Decius is Vice President of Distribution Marketing. He is responsible for the strategic planning and marketing strategy for all customer segments of our Distribution Business, including airlines, travel agencies and other service providers. He was appointed to the job in August 2013.
Prior to this role, he held several positions in the LATAM region. He started in Amadeus as Operations Director for the Brazilian ACO in January 2004. In 2006, he relocated to Nice to become the Head of LATAM Marketing team.
In 2009, he moved back to Brazil and had a brief term as the GM of the South LATAM ACO and shortly after in July 2009 he was appointed as Director for the LATAM region. During his term as Director of LATAM, he helped Amadeus grow its business both on its IT and Distribution business lines.
Prior to joining Amadeus, he held several positions for 10 years in the Telecom industry in companies such as AT&T and Ernst & Young.
Decius earned an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from PUC in Rio de Janeiro (1995). He received an MBA in General Management from Insper Institute in Sao Paulo, Brazil (2004) and is a graduate of the General Management Program at Harvard Business School (2010).
Decius is a Brazilian citizen and speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish, and French. He has lived in the US, France and now resides in Spain.