Gustavo Beserra Quintans comes from the city of Campina Grande in Brazil. He received his dance education at the Royal Academy of Dance in London, completing his studies in 2000. After graduating he danced with Ballet Ireland in 2002. He joined the Ballet of the National Theatre Brno in 2003 where he danced in all the ballet productions.
Since 2010 he has worked as a ballet master with the Ballet of the National Theatre Brno.