With great experience in macroeconomy and public politics, Caio Megale assumed the postition of Municipal Finance Secretary on January 1st, 2017. Graduated in economy at the University of São Paulo, with masters at the PUC-Rio, his másters dissertation won the BNDES prize in 2005. Between 2011 and 2016, Megale was part of the Itaú Unibanco bank, one of the responsables for the economy team at the bank. Previously, he was na economista at Lloyds Asset Management, Máxima Asset Management and Gávea Investimentos. In 2005 he was part of the Mauá Investimentos institution, on which he was a partner and Economist chief until 2010. Megale was a economy professor at PUC-Rio and IBMEC SP, and has some articles published in the main newspaper of the country.