Fabricio S Nunes was appointed Chief Compliance Officer of Praxair, Inc. in 2014. He leads Praxair’s compliance organization and has accountability for all aspects of the global compliance program.
Prior to assuming his current role, Nunes was Legal Director and Compliance Officer for Praxair operations in South America from 2008 to 2014. Before that, he was an associate in the corporate department at the Squire Patton Boggs law firm in Washington, D.C. from 2006 to 2008. Nunes began his career as a law firm associate and then was a legal manager at GVT – a Brazilian telecommunications company.
Nunes earned his law degree from Pontifical Catholic University (Curitiba, Brazil) in 1994 and earned a master of laws degree from Cornell Law School (Ithaca, NY) in 2006.