Born in 1960. Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the Catholic University of Portugal (1982). INSEAD studies.
CEO of CTT - Portuguese Mail Services (2012-2019); CEO of Cimpor - Cimentos de Portugal (2010-2012), Independent Director of EDP Renováveis (2008-2012); Executive Director Millennium BCP (2000- 2008), Deputy CEO of Bank Millennium, Poland (2001-2003); responsible for various banks in Central and Eastern Europe (2001-2007) and Investment Banking in Portugal (2006-2007); CEO of Banco Mello (1993-2000).
- Member of the General Council of the Naval Club of Cascais
- Member of the Portuguese Trilateral Commission
- Member of the Management of Cotec Portugal (Chairman 2015-2018)