Director of Corporate Strategy
Mr. Camargo joined AUS, Inc. in 2013 and serves as its Director of Corporate Strategy. In this role he provides long-range planning and implementation support to AUS, Inc. and its operating companies.
As an RBV-model enthusiast, he has been supporting AUS leaders to identify and redeploy core competencies, improving and creating value in different parts of the organization. Since 2013, Mr. Camargo has overseen several high-profile projects, including brand extensions, technological transformations, product developments and brand repositioning strategies.
Together with AUS researchers and consultants, Gabriel has been developing disruptive innovation related to Natural Language Processing; cross-device clickstream analysis; Social Media monitoring; and automation processes mixing Human engines with traditional programing.
Prior to joining AUS, Gabriel led numerous projects in the private and public sectors. An entrepreneur by trade, Mr. Camargo founded his first business at the age of 16. Since then he took ownership positions in two other small companies, one of them a market research boutique focused on the complex funding of the Performing Arts and their intangible assets.
As an award-winning classical music composer, Gabriel (Valente) Camargo devoted his early career to music, performing as fellow conductor in international music festivals. He also held positions as Music Director (International Concert Season – TUCCA) and Assistant Conductor (São Paulo School of Music).
Gabriel holds an M.B.A. from Fundação Getulio Vargas, with concentrations in Management and Economics. He earned a B.A. in Music, with concentrations in Orchestral Conducting and Composition.