Chief Legal Officer & Founder
Ivan Dilly has more than 20 years of experience working on issues covering all industry segments, in a highly complex and global business environment, and with a dedication to the Aeronautical, Aerospace and Defense markets.
For more than a decade, he took over the legal/compliance management in South America for a leading European Group with businesses in the Civil Aerospace, Defense and Power Systems areas. He holds a master's degree (LL.M., Business Law) from the University of California, Berkeley – School of Law/USA, an MBA from FIA – Business School SP, and specializations from Stanford University/USA, Harvard Law School/USA, Hague Academy of International Law/Netherlands, PUC-SP/Brazil and Mackenzie University/Brazil.
He was recognized by Legal 500's GC Powerlist for Brazil as one of the most influential and innovative lawyers (2016), and by Legal 500's GC Powerlist Brazil: Teams as one of the best legal teams in Brazil (2017 and 2019).
He is appointed exclusive member of IR Global and Global Law Experts for Aeronautical Law in Brazil, member of the Aeronautical Law and International Relations Commissions of the OAB/SP (Brazilian Bar Association), of the International Bar Association – IBA, of the IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals. He is a pilot (ANAC-DAC).
Roberto Correia da Silva Gomes Caldas
Head of Regulatory, Aviation
Risk advisory | RAS
Lawyer, graduated in Legal Sciences (1993), Master in Tax Law (2002, whose dissertation was defended under the title “Tax Immunities”) and Doctorate in Administrative Law (2008, whose thesis defended was published by Editora Fórum under the title “Partnerships and their innovative guarantees in administrative contracts and public service concessions”) by the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo – PUC/SP. University professor of Bachelor's degree and stricto and lato sensu Postgraduate courses in the subjects of Administrative Law, Tax and Integration Law and International Relations (1995/current – Graduation: Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo PUC/SP; 2014/2019 – Master: UNINOVE; 2020 – Master: FMU; 2015/current – Master: UDE – Universidad de la Imprensa/Montevideo-Uruguay). Professor and member of boards of Masters and Doctorate in Law. Speaker on the themes of public-private partnerships, other public contracts and taxation in general, as well as Integration Law and Public International. Author and coordinator of articles and books. Member of the Editorial Board of the Revista Opinião Jurídica (ISSN nº 1806-0420) and the Public Law Magazine of the IDP (ISSN nº 2236-1766). External evaluator of many other Law Journals. Director of IASP – Instituto dos Advogados de São Paulo (2013-2015; 2019-2021; 2022-2024). He is a lawyer in Brazil (OAB / SP 128.336) and in Portugal (OAP 45.131-L).
Head of Criminal, Aviation
Christian Tombini is a criminal attorney, specialist and master in Criminal Sciences from PUC-RS, and a member of ABRACRIM-RS and ACRIERGS. An aeronautical scholar, he has solid experience in administrative and judicial litigation at the municipal, state and federal levels, having acted as a representative in higher courts.
Dr. Richard Geraldo Dias de Oliveira
Law and International Relations
Dr. Richard Geraldo Dias de Oliveira, Lawyer President of the Law and International Relations Commission of OAB Santos (2019-currently). Member of the Science, Technology and Innovation Commission of OAB Pinheiros (2019-currently), Member of the Space Law Commission of OAB Santos (2019-currently), Member of the Law and International Relations Commission of OAB Pinheiros (currently). Former President of the Law and International Relations Commission of the OAB Guarujá; Former President of the Aeronautical and Space Law Commission of the OAB Guarujá (2010-2015); Former President of the Urban Law Commission of the OAB Guarujá (2010-2015); Former President of the Environment Commission of OAB Guarujá (2004-2006/2010-2015); Effective Member of the Environment Commission of the São Paulo Sectional OAB (2005-2012), Representative of the OAB SP with PINO Petróleo Indústria Naval e Offshore; Representative of the OAB with IBAMA; Coordinator of the Environment Commissions of the OAB da Baixada Santista and Vale do Ribeira (2007-2012).
Matheus Teixeira da Silva
Head of Strategic Litigation
Matheus Teixeira da Silva is an attorney with a decade of experience in strategic civil litigation and a degree in Law from PUCRS. He has a graduate degree in State Law from UFRGS, a graduate degree in Civil Procedural Law from PUCRS, a graduate degree in Business Law from PUCRS. In addition, he possesses a Masters in Philosophy from PUCRS, is a Master's candidate in Legal Sciences at the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa and is a Doctoral candidate in Legal Sciences at the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa. He is the author of "Coerência e epieikeia: fundamentos de uma decisão praeter legem" (Coherence and epieikeia: fundamentals of a praeter legem decision), by Fi Publishing.
International Associate - India (Asia)
International correspondent based in India, covering the Asia market.
Aubin Gonzales Lapos
International correspondent – Europe
International correspondent based in France, covering the European market.
Head of Communications - Crisis Management
Rodrigo Barbosa is a senior polyglot MBA corporate affairs and communications executive with a business-oriented mind. Rodrigo specializes in managing crisis in the Aerospace industry, from the origin and nature of crises, developing strategies for managing stakeholders, public opinion, media relations, and public officials. He also focus on how to anticipate crisis and techniques for successfully solving problems in high-pressure crisis situations. Rodrigo held executive positions in multinational companies such as Rolls-Royce plc, XP Inc., Nubank, Honda Motor Company and BankBoston. A former Visiting Lecturer at The University of Manchester in the area of Communications in Project Management, he holds a bachelor’s degree in social communications from PUC-SP, an MBA from Fundação Getulio Vargas, and executive education degrees from Duke University (Management) and the University of Cambridge (Business and Sustainability). Rodrigo is fluent in Portuguese, English, French, and Spanish.