helder-pantanal-guideHelder Brandão

Helder was born in São Paulo, where he took a Biology degree. In 2006, Helder traveled to the Pantanal as a naturalist tour guide, fell in love with the region and became head guide for a local ecolodge. He developed great skills on birdwatching and for years guided International Expedition groups before becoming Environmental Manager at the same lodge, where he developed environmental projects and worked on environmental certifications.