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[[Image:Rico Malvar bust.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Rico Malvar at Microsoft Research Redmond in 2008]]
'''Henrique "Rico" Sarmento Malvar''' (born in [[Rio de Janeiro]], [[Brazil]]) is a Distinguished Engineer, senior [[signal processing]] researcher, and current Managing Director of [[Microsoft Research]]'s largest laboratory in [[Redmond, Washington]].<ref name="user page">{{cite web |url=http://research.microsoft.com/~malvar/ |title=Henrique "Rico" Malvar |accessdate=5 December 2008 |work=Microsoft Research user pages |publisher=Microsoft |date=August 2008}}</ref> He assumed the role following the departure of long-time Managing Director [[Dan Ling]] in 2007, and oversees about 350 researchers.<ref>{{cite web |url=http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/business/306028_msftling05.html |title=Director of Microsoft Research's Redmond lab to retire |accessdate=5 December 2008 |work=seattlepi.com |publisher=nwsource |date=5 March 2007 }}</ref><ref>{{cite web |url=http://redmondmag.com/features/article.asp?EditorialsID=517 |title=The Power Inside |accessdate=5 December 2008 |work=Redmond Magazine |date=October 2005}}</ref>