TOBIAS CALDAS is the Regional Vice President of Marketing for Embraer North America and has over 30 years of aviation experience in the airline industry. Tobias started his career at Embraer as an aircraft performance engineer. He has also held global marketing positions as Product Strategy Manager and Sales Engineering Manager at Embraer’s headquarters in Brazil. Tobias has a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Minas Gerais University, in Brazil, and a master’s degree in Aeronautics and Space from Ecole Supérieure des Techniques Aérospatiales (ESTA), in France. He holds a commercial pilot’s license, and is IFR, multiengine and flight instructor rated.