Roberto Nogueira

  • Current company Brisanet
  • Location Brazil
  • Industry Infrastructure & Utilities

Millions of households in Brazil’s rural Northeast region are still cut off from the internet and with that the global economy at large. Providing coverage to this huge neglected swathe is Brisanet, Brazil’s third largest regional internet service provider, which has found a way to provide not just internet but the highest-speed internet to the countryside. Its fiber optic network (today’s most advanced technology for data transmission) spans 18,000 kilometers and 32 cities, bringing 96,000 individuals and companies online.

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