Alexandre Gama was born and raised in Brazil. He has been interested in the advertising and communications field since a very young age and desired to pursue a career in the industry. He received a degree in both areas of communications and advertising from the Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation. Alexandre Gama then moved in to working as a copywriter for a few small firms and eventually started his own company in 1988. The company he formed is now known as Neogama.
Gama is the sole founder and proprietor of the business but there was a short time period where he sold part of the company to the Publicis Groupe. However, after the contract with the company ended, he decided to take ownership and control back. Neogama has recieved some of the most impressive awards Brazil has ever seen. For example, when the company was just one year old they already had a Lion from the Cannes Festival in their pocket. Years later they were able to snag an additional two in the very same year. Alexandre Gama and his company have a total of 23 Lions at the moment.
In addition to a successful company, Alexandre Gama has gained recognition for his success as a entrepreneur in general. He has been given honors such as Agency Director of The Year, one of the top influencers in Brazilian business, and one of the top entrepreneurs. He has really made a name for himself through Neogama and with his creative business style.