Notice to the Market – Valid announces new Chief Financial Officer


Valid announces new Chief Financial Officer

Rio de Janeiro, July 03, 2017 – Valid Soluções e Serviços de Segurança em Meios de Pagamento e Identificação S.A. (“Company”) (BM&FBOVESPA: VLID3 ON) pursuant to Article 28 of CVM Instruction No. 308/99, hereby announces to its investors and to the market that, at a meeting of the Board of Directors held on this date, it was resolved to accept the resignation of Mr. Antonio Batista Coury Junior from the position of Chief Financial Officer, therefore no long being part of Valid‘s staff.

After 5 years as a member of the Board of Directors, added to his 2 years in the position of Valid‘s Chief Financial Officer, Coury leaves important legacies such as projects of integration and optimization of processes and global costs. Thus, we thank Mr. Coury for the services rendered and we wish him a lot of success in his new professional challenges.

Mrs. Rita Cristiane Ribeiro Carvalho is being promoted to the position of CFO and Investor Relations Officer. She has a degree in Business Administration, with a specialization degree in Finance from FGV – RS and in Business Management from the Foundation of the Administrators of Rio Grande do Sul. She joined the Company in 2005 as a Financial Analyst and currently worked as Financial and Investor Relations Superintendent. Throughout these years, she was part of several key projects, committing herself to the values of the organization, always seeking to work towards Valid‘s business development.

The executive becomes responsible for Valid‘s Finance, Controllership, Treasury, Planning, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and Investor Relations (IR) areas around the world. Together with her team, she has the challenge of providing administrative and financial support for the sustainable development of the Company‘s business.

Due to these changes, Mr. Rafael de Almeida Neves, current Manager of M&A and Strategic Planning, will also lead the IR team, reporting directly to Rita Carvalho.

For further details, contact our Investor Relations Department.