Henrique is the Urban Development Manager at WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, where he works in urban planning and financing. Currently he supports projects on master plans revision, transit-oriented development, social housing and air quality. He also works on projects with a focus on finance and coordination between public and private sector and implementing alternative financing instruments for cities.

Prior to joining WRI Brasil he worked in accessibility, sidewalks evaluation and navigation systems projects. Henrique is a geographer, educated by the Federal University of Rio grande do Sul (UFRGS), and holds a Master's degree in Urban and Regional Planning and GIS from Málaga University.