Wilson De Faria

Senior Partner of WFaria Advogados

Wilson De Faria is a founding partner, managing partner, and head of the Compliance practice at WFaria Advogados, with over thirty years of experience in Tax and International Law. In the Internal Investigations area, he has led projects for large and relevant clients in the business arena, in collaboration with international offices.

He graduated in Law from the University of São Paulo (USP) and in Business Administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV), has a postgraduate degree in Tax Law from CEU/SP and a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from INSEAD (France) and is a member of the OPM 53 (Owners and Presidents Management Program) of the Harvard Business School (Harvard University, USA).

During his career, he was also a professor of law at the Pontifical Catholic University of Goiás (PUC-GO) and Tax Planning Supervisor at Banco Citibank S.A.

He is currently a member of the São Paulo State Bar Association (OAB), of Instituto dos Advogados de São Paulo (IASP), representative of GGI (Geneva Group International) in Brazil, representative of the International Taxation Specialist Group (ITSG) in Brazil; Professor of Compliance Law in the LL.M. course in Business Law at CEU-IICS and President of INSEAD Alumni Law Club.