CENTRIC relies on over 80 years of combined experience and leadership of its founders and associates to deliver the best business results to its Partners and Customers. 


The multidisciplinary knowledge of CENTRIC's Team helps to leverage our partners value proposition and accelerate successful business results.

Business Executives
Eduardo Sessa BSc., MSc.
Co-founder, Managing Director and Partner (Rio de Janeiro-Brazil)
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Over 25 years professional experience in sales, commercial & project management, Eduardo Sessa has been in positions as head of Sales & Business Development in the Oil & Gas sector for almost 17 years, working for global companies such as FMC Technologies, Oceaneering (OII) & Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE).  In his career, Sessa covered many different segments and customers including oil companies, vessel owners, installation companies & OEMs. He is currently supporting the entry of new companies in Brazil acting in the management of Centric as a Partner and Managing Director. Sessa holds a Bachelor in Electronic Engineering (CEFET-RJ) a Post Grad in Production Engineering (UFRJ) and a Master of Science in Business Administration (COPPEAD School of Business).

Luiz Henrique Araújo BSc., MBA.
Co-founder, Managing Director and Partner (Rio de Janeiro-Brazil)

With 26 years of industry experience and 19 dedicated to the Oil & Gas, Luiz Araújo served first tear multinational firms such as Oceaneering, Vetco, Aker, Cameron and Fluor in operational, sales, business development and management roles in assignments in Brazil and USA. Araújo has successfully acted to create value and expand business activities of these firms resulting on several key contracts with Petrobras, IOCs and other local operators. He is currently dedicated to the management of Centric, acting as Partner and Managing Director. Araújo holds a Technician degree in Mechanics and Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering (CEFET-RJ), MBA in Business Management (FGV) and a second MBA in Economics & Energy Management (COPPEAD School of Business).

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Antonio Antunes BSc., MBA.
Associate-Partner and Senior Business Consultant (Houston-USA)

Currently based in Houston-TX, Antonio Antunes is a Brazilian business result driven executive with over 20 years of experience in multiple segments in the Oil & Gas, holding extensive knowledge on business development, sales leadership, merge & acquisitions and general management.  Antunes brings a successful international track record by managing and growing businesses in the offshore and onshore drilling and production sectors, in complex markets, for firms like ABB-Vetco and Cameron-Schlumberger. His proven experience and solid professional network in several locations such as Latin and Central America, Middle East and USA is helping Centric and its partners to expand business over international markets. Antunes holds a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Engineering College – FEI/SP) and a MBA in Business Management (FGV).

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Technical Executives
César Bartz BSc.
Associate-Partner and Senior Engineering Consultant (Rio de Janeiro-Brazil)

Offshore, Marine and Mechanical Engineering Consultant with 21 Years of SURF and offshore EPCI expertise, Cesar Bartz is one of the highest knowledgeable professionals in the Brazilian offshore market with proven and solid experience acquired over many significant projects. Under key technical assignments on companies like Wellstream and Subsea 7, Bartz was responsible for the engineering and operation of complex and challenging offshore and installation projects for Petrobras and IOCs, making part of the successful deep-water developments of these companies. He's been working and consulting with Centric Team on specific key offshore projects and developments and also owns "CBZ Engenharia Ltda" acting as a specialty Consultant. Bartz holds a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering by the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, being registered member of the Rio de Janeiro Regional Council of Engineering, having also published several relevant articles on SURF and Pipeline Installation in industry publications and academy.

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