The official inauguration of ALERT in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, took place on Friday, November 7, 2008. Located in Avenida Afonso Pena, the company's head office cover an area of approximately 400 m2 and has over 60 employees.
The ALERT team chose a celebration cocktail to welcome clients, partners, suppliers and potential clients to the company's head office to commemorate this momentous occasion for the company. Important guests included Marcus Pestana, the Minas Gerais Secretary of State for Health, Helton Freitas, CEO of UNIMED Belo Horizonte, Porfírio Rocha, Managing Director of the Belo Horizonte Santa Casa Group, Luiz Marcos Brescia, Director-General of ALERT in Brazil, and Jorge Guimarães, CEO of the ALERT Group.
The capital of Minas Gerais was chosen to accommodate ALERT's head office as this was the state, within this country, in which the company signed its first contract with the Secretary of State for Health. Today it celebrates its third business deal in Brazil with UNIMED Belo Horizonte - the biggest private medicine IT contract in Brazil.