As a part of their ongoing commitment to the international community and in partnership with Global Atlanta, Miller & Martin hosted the Consul General of Brazil in Atlanta, Carlos Henrique Moojen de Abreu e Silva in June.
Before his arrival in Atlanta, Mr. Abreu was consul general of Brazil in Sydney, Australia. The Atlanta role is Mr. Abreu’s fourth posting in the U.S. but first time leading a consulate general here. He previously served in the early 1990s as deputy consul general in San Francisco. He has also served two stints in the Brazilian Embassy as Washington, the latest ending in 2013 after six years as minister-counselor. Mr. Abreu also spent two separate postings in the Brazilian embassy in Buenos Aires, as well as one in La Paz, Bolivia. He has published articles about currency issues in Argentina and the effects of rising U.S. interest rates on the world.
Mr. Abreu discussed the following:
• Brazil under Bolsonaro
• Growing Brazilian investment in Georgia
• Agricultural connections
• Fintech investment
• New visa regime