Karla Bertocco Trindade
Undersecretary of State
State Government of Sao Paulo, Brazil
She holds a degree in Public Administration from Fundação Getulio Vargas (1998) and a Law degree from Pontificia Universidade Catolica/SP (2003), with a post graduate degree in Regulation of Public Services also from Fundação Getulio Vargas (2007).
She has been working as a civil servant since 2003, first at the water and sanitation sector (Director of ARSESP - the São Paulo state regulatory agency for water and energy), where she was responsible for setting the service tariffs and quality standards related to the end users.
From 2011 until 2014 was in charge of ARTESP, the São Paulo state transportation agency, which is the entity that regulates and controls all of the 19 private toll road operators that generate revenues of over U$3.2 billions.
At the presente moment, is the under secretary of Partnerships and Innovation, responsible for preparing new PPP projects in the sectors of transportation, urban mobility and housing, and monitoring the existing PPP contracts.