Mario Lima

Mario Lima

Formal First Name

Mario Sergio Lima is a Senior Brazil Analyst at Medley Global Advisors, a leading macro policy research service for the world’s top hedge funds, asset managers, banks and institutional investors, where his coverage is focused on macroeconomics and politics. Mario is a political analyst and journalist with over 15 years of experience covering the biggest political and economic events in Latin America, with focus in Brazil. He has extensive experience in providing real-time coverage, insights, and spot analysis of political risks and background. Prior to joining Medley, he was a Manager of Business Intelligence for Brazil and South Cone at Control Risks, a specialist risk consultancy firm that helps to create compliant and resilient organizations. Previously, he was an Economy and Government Reporter at Bloomberg, where he reported on politics and economy in Latin America, with focus on central banking and regulatory agencies.

Professional Experience



  • Mario reported on breaking news on economic policies, M&A regulations, and interviews with key policymakers and central bank governors.

  • He provided coverage on multilateral e onomic meetings, and real-time coverage in dual languages.

  • He also covered breaking news on the economies of several Latin American countries.

  • He also covered commodities and energy, soft commodities, and livestock markets.

  • He covered electric energy and markets, oil and gas markets, and mining and industry markets.


  • Mario has been interviewed in The Brazilian Report and Devdiscourse.

  • He has also appeared as a guest on Real Vision.