October 2, 2020


Mitchell Austin

Staff Attorney

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549


Re:StoneCo Ltd.

Registration Statement on Form F-4

Filed October 2, 2020

File No. 333-248562


Dear Mr. Austin:


Pursuant to Rule 461 promulgated under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, StoneCo Ltd. hereby requests acceleration of the effectiveness of the Registration Statement on Form F-4 referred to above, so that it will become effective at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on October 5, 2020 or as soon thereafter as is practicable.


Please contact Byron B. Rooney (Tel. (212) 450-4658; or Daniel Brass (Tel. (212) 450-4153; of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP with any questions you may have regarding this request. In addition, please notify Mr. Rooney or Mr. Brass when this request for acceleration has been granted.


By: /s/ Thiago dos Santos Piau  
Name: Thiago dos Santos Piau  
Title: Chief Executive Officer