M.Sc. in Industrial Relations from the London School of Economics. Chairman of Netinvoice, a fintech startup. He was Director of the Bank of Portugal, member of the Supervisory Board of the ECB (European Central Bank), Chairman of the National Audit Supervision Board and of the Guarantee Fund of Crédito Agrícola, Director of Banif, Member of the Founding Board of the CMVM. He was Financial Director of Cimpor, SGPS, SA. Director of Financial Services at BCP Investimento. Deputy Central Director of Banco Comercial Português. Chief Financial Officer of Partex CPS SA.