A Recap Of The April 18th Award Ceremony For Ricardo Guimarães

Ricardo Guimarães is the CEO of Banco BMG. This company is one of the largest banks in Brazil. Banco BMG donates more money to Brazilian sports than any other bank. Ricardo Guimarães grew up in the town of Belo Horizonte, and this town is still a major part of his professional and family life.

Banco BMG owns a share of another major Brazilian bank. Banco BMG owns part of Itaú Unibanco.

An English Translated Version Of A Piece On The April 18th, 2016 Award Ceremony (Originally From Cmbh.mg.gov.br):

Léo Burguês de Castro was the ceremony’s first speaker. He looked back on some of the ways that Ricardo Guimarães contributed to the nation’s sports. Léo Burguês de Castro spoke about the time that Ricardo Guimarães invested enough in a well-known Brazilian sports team that they were able to construct a new training facility. These contributions are one reason why Ricardo Guimarães won an award.

Ricardo Guimarães won the Honor to Merit Award. It was presented to him by Daniel Nepomuceno. Daniel Nepomuceno is a well-known as a city councilman.

He also received an award in 2004. This was the Great Collar of Legislative Merit. One of the reasons why he received it was his contributions to the nation’s sports.

What Sports Does He Donate To?

He donates to many different sports, such as the following:

  • Volleyball
  • Tennis
  • Football
  • Gymnastics

His Work To Improve Brazilian Society:

Fred Costa commented on the fact that Ricardo Guimarães makes non-sports donations as well. In fact, Ricardo Guimarães made investments in one of the nation’s major hospitals and the São Vicente de Paula Foundation. Deputy Governor Alberto Pinto Coelho and Governor Anastasia agree that the Guimarães family is one of the most important contributors to Brazilian sports.

Then, Ricardo Guimarães added something to the ceremony. First, he complimented Daniel Nepomuceno on his pleasant and gentle manner. Then, he went on to say that he’s excited to keep his grandfather’s tradition going.

Ricardo Guimarães said that his hometown plays a major role in his life. Then, he said that the best way to test a business is by mining capital, and a speaker at the ceremony that said that it would be easy to test his theory.

Well-Known Attendees Of The Event:

  • Sávio Souza Cruz
  • Judge José Nepomuceno da Silva
  • Danilo de Castro
  • Deputy Diniz Pinheiro
  • Wellington Prado
  • Flávio Pentagna Guimarães Neto
  • Flávio Pentagna Guimarães
  • José Marcos Rodrigues Vieira
  • Ângela Guimarães
  • Márcio Lacerda
  • Luzia Ferreira
  • Luiz Otávio ‘Ziza’ Valadares

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