The Infrastructure Project expert, Felipe Montoro Jens, reports that, on occasion, issues such as public lighting, Guaíba Aquatic Park, Public Market, tender for the award of public clocks, sanitation projects and the building of the current headquarters for the Maternal and Child Hospital Presidente Vargas. Felipe Montoro Jens informs that the Board, a superior regulatory and deliberative body, will be responsible for the planning and execution, within its powers, of the Concessions and Public-Private Partnerships.
According to Montoro, it is the responsibility of the Board of Directors of the Partnership Program. To define the conditions for the inclusion of projects in the PROPER / POA, as well as to approve the calls for public announcements, Concession projects, and PPPs; evaluate reports on the implementation of the Public-Private Partnership and Concession agreements to adopt the bidding processes, and decide on appeals.
Montoro also advised that, the office of president of the CGP is for the mayor. The other permanent members are the Vice-Mayor, the Secretaries of Strategic Alliances, Institutional Relations, Finance, Planning and Management, Economic Development, Transparency and Comptroller General, and the Attorney General of the Municipality
Due to the moment of financial crisis that crosses the country, the participation in the CGP is not a remunerated activity; it is considered a relevant public service. Also, Felipe Montoro Jens also explains that the members of the Board of Directors of the Association Program are not allowed to participate in the debate, as well as the right to vote, in matters in which there is a conflict of personal interests.
This takes us back to the background of Felipe Montoro Jens. During his tenure, he has worked as the chairman of Arboreal and Real Estate Developments. He has worked as a director in more than three companies. Some of the companies include, Foz do Brasil SA, San Antonio Energia SA, Administrative Center Concessionaire and Fonte Nova Negocios and Participaçoes SA. He has also worked in many prominent positions that have given him fame.