Mr. Hees has more than 20 years leading global companies, with experience executing value creation strategies.
Previously, Mr. Hees served as CEO of The Kraft Heinz Company from 2015 to June 2019. He served as CEO of H.J. Heinz Holding Corporation since 2013. From 2010 to 2013 Mr. Hees served as CEO of Burger King Worldwide Holdings, Inc., a global fast food restaurant chain. From 2005 to 2010 he was CEO of América Latina Logística, a Brazilian logistics company. Mr. Hees was also a Partner at 3G Capital from 2010 to 2019. Currently, Mr. Hees is also Co-Chairman of HPX Corp., Executive Chairman of Avis Budget Group and Director of Bunge Limited.
Mr. Piani has more than 20 years of investment and operational experience across a broad range of industries.
Mr. Xavier has more than 25 years of experience in financial institutions and capital markets development.
HPX Corp. is newly incorporated blank check company sponsored by HPX Capital Partners for the purpose of effecting a business combination. The company intends to draw upon the extensive networks, relationships and investment personnel of our management team and our sponsor to identify, source, negotiate and execute an initial business combination in Brazil in an industry in which our management team has previous experience or in an industry which would benefit from long-term growth in the Brazilian economy.