We value the professional in each person and the person in every professional.
Having integrity, choosing to trust, embracing challenge, and pioneering … It all takes a certain amount of courage. We consider ourselves warriors on the battlefield of fraud, and all warriors value courage.
A two-time Olympic athlete, Pedro believes employee empowerment and creative problem solving yield the best results for clients.
Pedro founded ClearSale as a small start-up; it is now an international innovator in fully outsourced fraud prevention with more than 1000 employees.
Pedro earned his bachelor computer science degree from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, California. After competing in the 1992 Summer Olympic and 1994 Winter Olympics in the 110-meter and 400-meter hurdles, he began his IT career.
In 2010, ClearSale was Brazil’s second-fastest growing company. In 2011, New York’s Endeavor Global organization named Pedro a high-impact international entrepreneur.
Bernardo drew on his background in statistics and his love of problem solving to create an industry-changing fraud management process based on statistics, IT, and human capital.
Since Bernardo joined ClearSale in 2004, the company has grown from a small start-up to the dominant CNP fraud-management provider in one of the world’s largest economies.
Bernardo’s passion for data-driven problem solving drives his work as ClearSale’s Chief Operations Officer and his other professional contributions. The Endeavor Global organization in New York named Bernardo a high-impact international entrepreneur in 2011.
Bernardo holds degrees from three of Brazil’s top 10 universities: a PhD in Business Management from FGV, a Master of Economics degree from UCB-DF, and a degree in statistics from UNICAMP.
Leading smart people to solve complex problems in dynamic environments is Rafael’s signature skill.
As ClearSale’s VP of US Operations, Rafael combines the company’s innovation-driven culture and emphasis on communication with a deep understanding of the statistical tools that underpin excellent fraud protection.
During his 8 years with the company, Rafael has also planned and executed ClearSale’s international business unit, directed ClearSale’s statistical intelligence area, and helped manage the company’s growth from 25 to more than 1000 employees.
Rafael has a distinguished academic background; he earned his master’s degree in economics and finance at FGV-SP (Fundação Getúlio Vargas-São Paulo). Rafael holds a bachelor’s degree with great distinction in statistics from UNICAMP , internationally recognized as one of the top universities in Brazil and in the world.