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Luiz Pires
Works at Microsoft
Attended University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Business
Lives in Rio de Janeiro
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If you've upset Fox Business Network you've probably done something right.
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Good to see Brasil on the frothy side of the bubble for a change :-) (even if it is bound to burst)
The turnaround from the nation’s days as a major debtor nation has also attracted Brazilians back from abroad.
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Google buys Zagat - reportedly for less than $66M. Seems like a really good deal for Google... I'd certainly be interested in Zagat reviews on Google maps.
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Cinamagraphs - somewhere between photos and videos, some of these are beautifully subtle.
New York City-based photographer Jamie Beck and Web designer Kevin Burg “hand-stitch” together her photos with his Web design to make animated gifs they call “cinegraphs.”
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They already invented these in Harry Potter.
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Education
  • University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Business
    MBA, 1999 - 2000
  • University of Minnesota, Institute of Technology
    MS Computer Science, 1992 - 1995
  • University of Wisconsin
    BS Computer Science, 1986 - 1988
  • Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
    1984 - 1986
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Gender
Male
Other names
Luiz Sérgio, Luiz S. Pires
Work
Occupation
Senior Manager Advanced Industries Sector
Employment
  • Microsoft
    Director Advanced Technology Labs, 2014 - present
  • McKinsey & Co.
    Senior Manager Advanced Industries Sector, 2010 - 2014
  • McKinsey & Co.
    Manager of EMEA High Tech Practice, 2007 - 2010
  • DARPA
    SETA, 2006 - 2007
  • Corporate Executive Board
    Research Manager, Infrastructure Executive Council, 2003 - 2006
  • McKinsey & Company
    Senior Consultant, 2000 - 2003
  • Imation
    Software Development Project Manager, 1999 - 2000
  • Honeywell
    Principal Research Scientist, 1995 - 1999
  • Cray Research
    Computer Engineer/Benchmarking Analyst, 1988 - 1995
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Rio de Janeiro
Previously
Norwalk, CT - Munich - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Minneapolis, Minnesota - Saint Paul, Minnesota - Eau Claire, Wisconsin - Washington, DC - Rio de Janeiro