Mário Saadi received a law degree from Fundação Getulio Vargas and a master’s degree in administrative law from Pontificia Universidade Católica de São Paulo. Mr Saadi is currently working towards his doctorate degree in administrative law at Universidade de São Paulo.

Mr Saadi has broad experience with concessions, PPPs and other infrastructure projects, and financing, focusing his practice on the logistics sector, including ports, airports, roads, railways, and underground transportation.

He is also a member of the Federal Council for Infrastructure of the Brazilian Bar Association, an arbitrator in the Chamber of Arbitration and Mediation for the Paraná Industries Federation and author of the book Private Initiative Procedures in the Brazilian Legal System.