President, SET – Brazilian Society of Television Engineering
Carlos Fini is President of the Brazilian Society of Television Engineering (SET), with a two-year term of office from 2019-2020, CTO of the RBS Group, one of Brazil’s largest media groups, where he directs TV and Radio operations and Director of the Gaucho Association of Radio and Television Broadcasters (AGERT), acting on the technical committee. He is an electronics engineer, with a specialization in Business Management and a graduate degree in Telecommunications and Networks. He worked at TV Globo from 1979 to 2012, taking up the position of Engineering Manager in São Paulo in 1994. His professional background includes the implementation of the television channels in São Jose dos Campos in 1988 (TV Vanguarda), São Paulo in 1999 (TV Globo SP) and the digital transmission system in the same city in 2007. He has been a member of SET since 1988 and a participant in the Technical Module of the Brazilian Digital TV Forum (SBTVD Forum), where he was coordinator of multiplexing and middleware standards from 2006 to 2012.