Mayor City of Fortaleza, Ceará, 1951-1955. Deputy Legislation Assembly, 1955-1959. Director Diários Associados, Rio de Janeiro, 1959-1965.
General director Estado de Minas, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 1965-1969, Diarios Associados, Rio de Janeiro, 1969-1971. Director Banco Bandeirantes, 1971-1973. President Station Tupi television Network, 1973-1974.
General secretary Ministry of Justice, Brasilia, Brazil, 1974-1979. President Diarios Associados, since 1980.
Member Brazilian Association Radio and television (vice president 1984-1988), National Newspapers Association (board directors since 1986).
Married Maria Coeli, September 4, 1945. Children: Paulo, Claudia, Maria Do Carmo, Maria Coeli, Marilla, João, Fernando, Regina.