Carlos Alberto De Oliveira Andrade’s Contribution In Revolutionizing The Brazilian Automobile Industry
Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade is the founder and head of CAOA a leading firm in the automotive sector. CAOA is a leading car production and distribution company in Brazil. CAOA owns the distribution rights of brands like Hyundai, Ford, and Subaru as well as being the only company distributing Hyundai in Brazil since the late 1990s. CAOA also manufactures its brand of vehicles including the Tucson iX35, Tucson SUV as well as the HD80 trucks in the Annapolis based company. Up to date, the company has distributed more than a million vehicles in Brazil.
According to an article reviewed by a journalist with great experience in the automotive industry, Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade started his career with hope and determination. He believed that he would change the Brazilian automotive industry since there was no other big manufacturing and distributing company in Brazil. Boris Feldman, a journalist with over 20 years experience in the automotive sector, revisited a 2012 interview in which Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade was interviewed.
From the 2012 interview, Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade stated that he was in talks with a company in Italy to come up with a design for his Tucson vehicles that will be diesel powered by the Fiat engine. Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade stated that the Korean copied the Japanese and started manufacturing their vehicles. Dr. Carlos, referred to a doctor because of the medical degree he holds, was able to come up with his manufacturing company that is now the leading car manufacturing company in Brazil 5 years later.
According to Feldman, Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade is in the process of changing the Brazilian Automotive industry. He has already succeeded in areas where other companies such as Mario Araripe, Eike Batista, Joao Gurgel, and Puma have failed. Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Andrade is not just investing in the automotive industry but putting in real knowledge and experience to make it a success. Dr. Carlos joined hands with the Chinese because he had a solution to the problems they faced. Dr. Carlos represented important brands like Renault before they established their distributing company in Brazil.