Hailing from a family of sportsmen Rodrigo Terpin’s career path does not come as a surprise to many. Rodrigo was born to a former basketballer father who is currently a leader in Brazil’s sports industry. Rodrigo and his brother Michel Terpin are some of the most respected Rally race drivers in Brazil. However, Rodrigo Terpin is more than just a race driver.
Rodrigo the Rally Driver
Rodrigo developed a passion for vehicles and racing at a young age. With the help of his father, he was able to debut his racing career. The critically-acclaimed 44-year-old rally driver is famous for his constant participation in the Prototype T1 races. For over a decade he has was involved in these races alongside his younger brother who joined the industry in 2002. As an individual racer, Rodrigo has some awe-inspiring skills and a natural talent blended with the fearlessness that has helped him maintain a high-rank position in the industry. These skills combined with those of his brother Michel Terpin have made the duo a force to be reckoned with.
Rodrigo is the leader of the Bull Sertoes Team under the sponsorship of the MEM, Xarla and Bull Sertoes. Rodrigo and his team have taken part in five consecutive editions of the Sertoes Rally. Rodrigo and Michael have also participated in the T-Rex four in row annual competitions as partners. However, the two continually challenge each other and take on separate partners time and again like in the previous Prototype T1 race. For more details you can visit terra.com
Rodrigo’s executive career
With a degree in management and corporate governance from the Saint Hilaire University, Rodrigo has held some prestigious executive positions. He served as the president of the Lojas Marisa Organization. This job was his first of a few significant roles in the corporate world.
Rodrigo Terpin is also affiliated with the T5Company where he is the senior director. At T5 he has been able to exercise both his passion for rally racing and his executive role. Under his tenure, T5 has organized and hosted some of the highest status competitive events in the history of Brazil.
Rodrigo is an exceptional racer and executive who is determined and hardworking as well as dedicated to his career, family, and society.