Pedro Rebelo de Sousa, Senior and Founding Partner of SRS Advogados, formerly Simmons & Simmons Rebelo de Sousa, is considered a benchmark in Finance and M&A. Pedro was a partner from 2001 to 2009 at Simmons and Simmons, as well as sitting on their Management Board and being a Partnership Assessment Committee member from 2004 to 2009 where he gained extensive experience in the management and development of an international city law firm.
Pedro has extensive experience in corporate finance, M&A and international financial transactions which he developed during his 15 years at Citibank/Citicorp in Brazil and New York. Pedro was Vice–President of the International Corporate Finance division of Citibank N.A in New York. He was also Vice-President of the International General Counsel Department at Citibank N.A in Brazil where he spent ten years working as in-house counsel.
Pedro has been applying his experience in financial and capital markets to the Portuguese market, where he is highly regarded, for over twenty years and successfully privatised Banco Fonsecas & Burnay in 1991 after being appointed CEO and Chairman.