The name Cassio Audi is well known to millions of financial investors for the work the Sao Paulo University graduate has completed in opening up the markets to millions of people across Latin America over the last two decades. However, Cassio Audi had another career before he embarked upon his financial success that saw him become a legend in the world of heavy metal music across the world.
Cassio Audi is classed as one of the founding members of the iconic Brazilian heavy metal band Viper, which saw Cassio Audi record a number of demo songs and appear on the first professionally released albums by the fledgling band that has continued to tour ever since. Although his career with Viper came to an end in 1989 when the musician changed direction and decided to carve out a career as a leading financial expert. In 1985 the teenage Cassio Audi came together with fellow band members Andre Matos, Felipe Machad, Yves Passarell, and Pit Passarell to create a sound heavily influenced by the golden years of British heavy metal in the 1970s and early 1980s.
As the drummer for the first incarnation of Viper, Cassio Audi helped develop the sound and individuality of the band as they set out to develop their career as a leading heavy metal group for the future. Among the musical work of Cassio Audi are two influential demo’s and the release of the first studio album of Viper, “Soldiers of Sunrise”. Leaving his teenage years behind, Cassio Audi left the music business and decided instead to develop a career as a leading financial specialist well known and respected across Brazil and Latin America.