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Died on Saturday night (19), in Salvador, engineer and founder of the Odebrecht Group, Norberto Odebrecht. Born in Recife, Pernambuco, he graduated from the Polytechnic School of Bahia, and in 1944, founded the Odebrecht Group, which spread about 60 countries.The entrepreneur was 93 and was admitted to the Cardio Pulmonary Hospital. The time and date of the funeral has not yet been informed.

Engineer whose vision helped build Brazil

Norberto Odebrecht, construction executive, 1920-2014

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