Joisa Dutra is founder and Director of the Center for Studies in Regulation and Infrastructure at Fundação Getulio Vargas, Brazil, from 2010. Prior to founding CERI, Prof. Dutra was Director at the National Electricity Regulatory in Brazil (ANEEL) from 2005 to 2009. She was a visiting Prof. at Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University in 2010 as well as at University of Queensland, through the Australian Leadership Award Fellowship Program in 2013. Has presented seminars and delivered lectures in the Americas and Europe. Has lectured to both academic audiences and practitioners. At CERI Prof. Dutra has focused her research work on topics such as energy economics, the economics of regulation for network industries, auctions, governance, risk and financing. Graduated in Economics, Professor Dutra obtained her MSc. and Ph.D. degrees at Getulio Vargas Foundation.