When was the company founded and what is its history?
Tegma’s history began in 1969, when it was founded by Fernando Schettino and Francisco Creso as Transportadora Sinimbú and was responsible for transporting meat. In 1971, after commercial negotiations, the company began a vehicle transportation operation for the automaker General Motors, from its São Caetano do Sul plant to Rio de Janeiro and Niterói. The expansion of the vehicle transportation business was exponential and with acquisitions and the attraction of new customers became the main business of the company within a short period.
In July 2007, Tegma held its IPO on Bovespa/B3 and became the first company in the segment to open its capital. Read more in our About Us section.