Jairo Saddi

São Paulo

T: +55 11 3165 3100


Jairo Saddi has more than 30 years of experience in Banking Law and Capital Markets,  specialized in advice and legal opinions on contracts and financial transactions;  derivatives and futures exchange; facility agreements and structured operations;  liquidation and bankruptcy of financial institutions; payment arrangements; mergers  and acquisition, authorization and amendment to memorandum of associations of  financial institutions; Central Bank regulation; registration and regularization of loans  and investments; and administrative proceedings in the context of the National  Financial System. Currently, he is a member of the Boards of the following institutions:  Banco Votorantim S/A, Fundação Padre Anchieta - TV Cultura, São Paulo Lawyers  Institute - IASP and Fundação Getúlio Vargas - Center for High Studies in the Financial  System. 


He is an Associate Professor at the School of Law of the Foundation Getúlio Vargas  (FGV) in Rio de Janeiro, where he teaches Banking Law to graduate students; and he  was Professor and general coordinator of the Law course at Insper/IBMEC. He has  published numerous books, articles and other legal papers in Brazil and abroad. He is  a columnist at Valor Econômico newspaper, where he writes about banking law and  regulation. 


He took his business administrator’s degree in Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo  (1986), bachelor’s degree in Law (1987) and Ph.D. in Economic Law (1996) from the  Faculty of Law of the University of São Paulo (USP) and Post-Doctor from the University  of Oxford (2007).