Manuel Ferreira da Silva
With more than 30 years of experience in investment banking at BPI in several areas such as Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, Equity Research and Private Equity, he was Executive board member of Banco Português de Investimento (BPI) and Chief Executive Officer of its investment bank. Previously, he was also a board member of the Lisbon Stock Exchange, currently vice-president of the Serralves Foundation and member of the Fiscal Council of Euronext, Porto Business School and Itaú Europe.
Chairman at Mirol. He holds 20 years of successful entrepreneurial activity, including a number of national and international projects in the IT and Business Process Outsourcing industries, and several successful exits to multinational companies.
José Baptista da Costa
Board Member of TUB (Urban Transportation for the City of Braga). He holds 25 years of experience in operations and industrial management within numerous private and government companies with particular focus on Manufacturing and Infrastructure-related industries.
José Romão de Sousa
Chairman at Promotor SGPS. He holds 35 years of experience in management in numerous companies with a special focus on the Chemical and Industrial sector. Successfully completed a management buyout (MBO) of a company within one of the main industrial and retail groups in Portugal and recently experienced its sale to a private equity fund.
Former member of Quimigal's Executive Committee and Chief Operating Officer, where he worked for 20 years as an executive director of Bondalti. At Quimigal he started and led a series of acquisitions that allowed the group to achieve its current dominant position in the European market. Previously, he was a member of the Board of Directors of SONAE Group.