Jandyr Santos Jr is the Head of the Information Society Division of the Ministry of External Relations of the Government of Brazil. He is a Brazilian career diplomat.
He joined the Ministry of External Relations of Brazil in 2000. Since then he alternated between overseas postings and positions in Brasilia. He served at the Brazilian Mission to the United Nations in New York, the Embassy of Brazil in New Delhi and the Embassy of Brazil in Maputo.
He currently heads the unit of the Ministry of External Relations of Brazil responsible for Internet Governance negotiations (CSTD, ITU, ICANN, IGF). He is the Brazil GAC representative in ICANN and member of the Brazilian delegation to IGF Istanbul (2014).
He lives in Brasilia