Cassio Audi Develops His Financial Career After Early Musical Success

The worlds of high finance and heavy metal rarely meet in the public eye but in the life of former Viper drummer, Cassio Audi these two different worlds have come together in a powerful way. Most financial experts simply appear to the public when they have already made their success and fortune working for the major financial institutions of the industry, but not Cassio Audi; for four short years in the 1980s, Cassio Audi was one of the best-known figures in Brazilian heavy metal before turning his back on fame to develop his financial career. Follow Cassio Audi on Facebook.

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It was during his teenage years in Sao Paulo Cassio Audi made the friends he would play alongside as heavy metal became the major musical force in Brazil from the middle of the 80s to the present day. Audi played the drums for a number of bands in Sao Paulo but found his home in Viper, a band formed by a group of teenagers who came together through a shared love of British heavy metal. At a time when heavy metal was at its height across Brazil, Cassio Audi was one of the best-known drummers for his work on two demo recordings created by Viper that would go down in history as one of the best-reviewed releases of the period. Read more about Cassio Audi at

After only two years together, Viper finally made the big time in 1987 when the band signed to the label, Rock Brigade and agreed to create their first studio album. Cassio Audi will always be immortalized by his work on the album, “Theatre of Fate” and the critical acclaim that followed the release of the album by an almost unknown band. Although already a success in music, Cassio Audi felt his future lay elsewhere and returned to study at Sao Paulo University in 1989 and begin his financial career.

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