Journalist Boris Feldman hosts “Car Talk” which is a radio talk show about cars. Since 1966, the journalist worked in the field of motor and vehicle racing. He knows cars and has an interesting take on Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade rewriting Brazil’s automotive history.
Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade founded CAOA. Today, his company is the largest car manufacturing and vehicle distributorship in all of Latin America. Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade is also CAOA’s Chairman of the Board of Directors,and he has a degree in medicine. As such, Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade is the individual capable of putting Brazil on the map with respect to Brazilian automotive manufacturing. Boris Feldman also notes that Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade has real knowledge and extensive experience in his field.
In an article from thenewsversion.com, it says that his experience ranges from the assembly line through market distribution, sales, after sales, and parts sales. Renault was one of the brands represented in Brazil even before Renault opened its own factory. Ford, Hyundai, and Subaru are also companies that Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade helped usher into Brazil.
Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade was born in Joao Pessoa. As a doctor, the entire North and Northeast of Brazil respected his work in the medical field. Forty years ago, he bought a failed dealership, and the rest is history. He became an entrepreneur and his company, CAOA, formed.
CAOA has won acclaim for its policies to preserve the environment. An example is the company’s program designed to reuse waste from vehicle production. CAOA also won an award titled “Good Doer Company.” It also held the distinction of “Most Admired” company by CartaCapital which is a weekly Brazilian magazine. In 2012, Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade also won Hyundai’s “Distributor of the Year” award. This was the first time the any company was honored with the award outside of Europe.