Embraer has promoted Cynthia Marcondes Ferreira Benedetto as to the role of EVP & CFO.
Benedetto, currently Embraer's director of finance, will assume her new position on 1 January 2011.
She will replace Luiz Carlos Aguiar, who will become the President and CEO of the recently created Embraer Defense and Security unit.
Benedetto, who has been at Embraer since 1986, holds a degree in economy, postgraduate in financial administration and auditing, and an MBA from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV).
"Cynthia will be a great addition to our senior management team", comments Frederico Fleury Curado, Embraer's President and CEO. "Her skills, leadership and experience will strongly contribute to Embraer's focus on continuous improvement, solid financial performance and long term sustainability."