Low profile member of one of Brazil's oldest and most distinguished banking families. In 2008 family's Banco Itau merged with Unibanco. Now she is one of the largest individual shareholders of Itau Unibanco Holding SA, Brazil's second biggest bank and one of the world's fifteen largest banks. Brother, Alfredo, is bank's vice chairman. She serves as president of Alana Institute, a non-profit organization created in 1994 with the mission of promoting social work, education and culture.