GOL elects new independent board member


GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. announced the election of Paulo Kakinoff as the newest member of its board of directors. The election took place today at an extraordinary meeting of GOL shareholders.

Paulo Kakinoff, 35, is currently CEO of Audi Brasil and has 17 years of experience in the auto industry, having served as sales and marketing director at Volkswagen do Brasil and as executive director for South America at the Volkswagen Group’s head offices in Germany. Kakinoff holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mackenzie University.

“I am honored to be part of this board, because I have always seen GOL as one of the best companies in terms of brand building. My main objective is to help ensure that GOL continues to stand out in the market for the quality of its services,” said the new board member.

“GOL will benefit enormously from Kakinoff’s expertise in the consumption sector, especially in the middle class, which is our main focus,” said Constantino de Oliveira Junior, GOL’s CEO.