Edenilso Rossi Arnaldi is one of the biggest names in the Brazilian business community. His career has been long and varied. Arnaldi has worked in banking, construction and even farming since starting his career over 30 years ago. He’s a very successful entrepreneur, particularly thanks to his venture Sial Engineering.
Sial Engineering is one of the largest construction and engineering businesses in Brazil. Edenilso Rossi Arnaldi is the CEO of this enterprise. Unlike many executives, he’s not just a name on the website who comes in to the office from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Arnaldi is successful, in part, because he has involvement in so many of the day-to-day operations of his company. Rising from a working-class background, he’s well aware of what it takes to get a job done right the first time.
Sial Engineering works on a variety of projects. That can mean new construction, as well as expansion projects and government-funded infrastructure jobs. Edenilso Rossi Arnaldi is a key figure in all of these endeavors. He oversees everything in person, rather than leaving the responsibilities to others. Arnaldi knows that strong leadership makes a big difference in any business. He also knows that he’s the right person to provide this.
Before opening Sial Engineering, Arnaldi worked for a variety of different organizations. In 2000 and 2001, he was at Western Paraná Construction Industry Union in a leadership position. Later, from 2003-04, he was the chairperson for a government body, the State Chamber of Civil Construction. This position helped him to get a different perspective on government contracts. All of his roles have informed his approach to the construction industry.
To be successful in engineering and construction, a businessman has to be able to fit everything together. Building things involves managing a lot of moving parts. It’s a real challenge. Luckily, Edenilso Rossi Arnaldi knows how to put the right permits, contracts and connections together to get a project done. He’s also able to negotiate effectively and get the best deal before embarking on new work. His confidence and understanding of leverage are part of why he’s been so successful in the construction industry.
One of Arnaldi’s earliest jobs was at Banco Bradesco. Though he was only a clerk, he learned a lot during his time there. His experience at a bank ultimately provided him with a solid understanding of how financing and mortgages work. That’s another very important skill in the construction business. Working at Banco Bradesco was important to Arnaldi for another reason. That’s the job that brought him into contact with his wife.
Edenilso Rossi Arnaldi knows that there’s more to life than just business. Arnaldi is a proud family man. He’s been married to his wife, Fabiola, for over 30 years. They have three children who they love dearly. Arnaldi’s own parents shaped his outlook. His mother, a teacher, was very respected in their community. His father, a truck driver, worked hard. Arnaldi has four brothers, who are also very important to him.