Antonio Barreto is Strategic Consultant for Turner Brazil, reporting to Whit Richardson, President of Turner Latin America. Antonio was brought in with the mission to lead, develop, manage and implement the strategy and action plans to position Turner Brazil for continued innovation and growth. His main role is to provide vision and strategy across all of Turner’s local businesses, assuring the company is effectively leveraging its multiple assets while also building new businesses to seize opportunities in the evolving media industry. Within that scope, Antonio is also leading the process to create a strong and forward looking team and culture for Turner Brazil.
Antonio joined the Turner team in April 2017, after working as strategy consultant and advisor for clients in Media and Sports. An accomplished entrepreneur and consultant with proven expertise in the media, entertainment and telecom industries, Barreto has held C-Suite and other top-level management positions with multi-billion dollar global organizations including América Móvil, Net, Telefonica, Disney, DirecTV, HBO, MTV and Abril.
Barreto has an MBA from Fundação Getúlio Vargas and a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Universidade de São Paulo.