Amanda, who is based at RISI’s office in São Paulo, is primarily responsible for developing the packaging sections for Latin American forecasts. She covers key paperboard market segments as well as downstream dynamics in converting and end-use markets. Prior to joining RISI, Fantinatti served as an economist for Parcitas Investimentos. She has also worked at Banco Safra de Investimentos and Brevan Howard Asset Management. Along with her work for RISI, Amanda teaches macroeconomics at Fundação Getúlio Vargas, where she earned her Master’s in Economics and Finance.