Maurício Mendonça Godoy is a well-known name in the oil and gas industry. He is currently the CEO of Estaleiros do Brasil Ltda and is creating a mark in the industry because of his leadership skills. His experience in the industry has allowed him to become a legend to whom people come to for advice for anything related to the industry. Maurício Mendonça Godoy has a mechanical engineering degree from the University of Presbiteriana Mackenzie. He also went to Harvard University to do an MBA and to hone his managerial skills, which are important for any industry that he wished to enter. He initially worked at Setal and was the sole reason why the company rose to its peak while he was working there. He was then offered the role of COO at the SOG, which is accepted.

His skills were so sharp in the industry that he was quickly promoted to the position of CEO within a period of 2 years after joining the company. It was in the year 2012 that he joined Toyo Setal Empreendiemento as the CEO of the company and remains in the position till date. The company has been growing exponentially under his guidance and has set an example for other companies looking to grow in the oil and gas industry. Maurício Mendonça Godoy was the main executive who sealed the deal for the construction of a fertilizer unit with the name of the V in partnership with the Petrobrás.

It was one of the top contracts that any company in Brazil was able to get. Thus, it was a turning point for the company, and all the credit goes to Maurício Mendonça Godoy who worked day and night to ensure that the contract came to his company. He was also grateful to the entire team of his company who worked alongside him to make it happen. Ever since the project, the company is known to adopt new construction projects that other companies were not willing to take up. Maurício Mendonça Godoy believes that some amount of calculated risk is essential for a company to grow.