Degree in Civil Engineering by the College of Engineering of the University of Porto and MBA by the Porto Business School-UPBS.

Professional Experience:

    . Member of the Board of Directors of the Companies (CEO); . Sonaecom, SGPS, S.A. (CEO); Sonae, SGPS, S.A. (Executive Vice-President); Sonae Investimentos, SGPS, S.A.(Vice-President); Sonae MC – Modelo Continente, SGPS, S.A. (Vice-President); Sonae – Specialized Retail, SGPS, S.A. (Vice-President); Sonae – Retail Properties, S.A. (President); Sonae Sierra, SGPS, S.A.; Optimus – Comunicações, S.A. (President); Sonaecom – Sistemas de Informação, SGPS, S.A. (President); PCJ – Público, Comunicação e Jornalismo, S.A. (President); Público – Comunicação Social, S.A. (President); Sonaegest, S.A. (President); Sonae RE, S.A. (President); MDS, SGPS, S.A.; Sonae Center Serviços II, S.A.; Sonae Investments, B.V.; Sontel B.V.; WeDo Consulting, Sistemas de Informação, S.A. (President); ZOPT, SGPS, S.A. Chairman of the Board of the Portuguese Association of Industrial Management and Engineering