Founding Partner & CEO

Head of Global Market Development at the INTERWAY GROUP, is also President of CODISA IT SOLUTIONS and CODISA AT WORK, companies operating in the corporate segment in Angola and Mozambique;

Over 12 years of experience in business development in emerging markets, in 2004 was CODISA ANGOLA S.A cofounder, one of the most prestigious companies in the fields of Health, Information Technology, Logistics and Space Optimisation, having implemented various innovative and structural projects in this market. Following the experience in developing the concept of the Sky Gallery project, the first luxury shopping center in Angola, is also Managing Partner of INTERWAY ANGOLA, a company dedicated to the operation and management of shopping centers in that Country;

Between 1999 and 2001 performed duties in the Management of CRM and E-business at Novabase in Portugal, and from 2001 to 2003 as Country Manager of an International Group with Canadian and Mozambican capital in the area of Communications (Pan Intra);

Post-Graduation in Business Administration from Catholic University of Portugal, and a BA degree in Computer Engineering at London University and Nova University of Lisbon.
Founding Partner & Executive Board Member

Head of Investment and Financial Services at the INTERWAY GROUP, is also the Country Head for Mozambique and Timor-Leste, in charge of operations and management of the GROUP diverse set of activities in these regions;

Board Member of TREE SOLUTION S.A., a software company representing solutions and projects for the Financial Industry, operating in the Brazilian and Latin American markets;

Over 20 years of experience in the Banking Industry. Until 2007 participated in several projects in Portugal, Brazil, Angola and Cape Verde, namely in start-up institutions or others initiating an expansion process;

Between 2007 and 2012 lived in Angola, during which period was Board Adviser of two of the most prominent banking institutions in the Country – Banco Sol and Banco BNI – with management responsibilities in the fields of technology, risk management, as well as business and investment development;

From 2012, provided consultancy services to international and Brazilian investors with investment projects in Brazil, in the fields of Solid Urban Waste, Energy, Hospital/Health, and Technology Start-Ups;

Academic background in Bank Management and wide experience in the fields of Trade Finance, Financial Markets, AML- Anti Money Laundering, Investment Analysis, Banking and Business Legislation, Management and Risk Analysis and Coaching.
Founding Partner & Executive Board Member

Head of Strategy and Business Development of the INTERWAY GROUP, also holds management positions as Board Member for the subsidiaries CODISA AT WORK Angola, CODISA AT WORK Moçambique, CODISA IT SOLUTIONS, INTERWAY TIMOR-LESTE and INTERWAY MOÇAMBIQUE;

Responsible of the operations of INTERWAY GROUP in Equatorial Guinea, was Partner & CEO of TERRAWAY, a company that owns Fastway, a brand that manages and operates all public toll gates and car parks in the first public-private partnership in this Country;

During 2012 and 2014, was also Managing Director & Partner of MIXBRAND, as responsible for the development of the concept and design of the Sky Gallery project, the first luxury shopping center in Angola;

Between 1994 and 2002, and before joining the INTERWAY GROUP, participated as Marketing Director and Chief Marketing Officer in several projects in the areas of specialised retail, Information Technology and Telecommunications in companies such as BMG North America, SONAECom and COLT Telecom. In 2002, worked as Managing Partner of Interbrand Portugal, the world's leading company in strategic brand consultancy, with the responsibility of managing its operations locally;

Masters of Science in International Marketing, London University, 1996.