Alain J.P. Belda is based in São Paulo, joined Warburg Pincus in 2009, leads the firm’s investment efforts in Latin America and provides strategic counsel across the firm’s portfolio. Mr. Belda is a member of the firm’s Executive Management Group. He retired from Alcoa in 2008, after serving as President and Chief Executive Officer from 1999 and Chief Executive Officer and Chairman from 2001. Mr. Belda spent four decades at Alcoa having first joined the organization’s Brazilian affiliate, Alcoa Aluminio in 1969. He is a Director of Banco Indusval & Partners, Restoque S.A., Omega Energia Renovavel S.A., and Pet Center Comércio e Participações S.A. He also currently serves as a Director on the external boards of International Business Machines and Renault S.A.