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Work experience

Oct 2007Present

Economist (Markets and Reserve Management Department – Monetary Policy Implementation Unit)

Banco de Portugal

 Main activities and responsibilities:

- PT member of the ECAF (Eurosystem credit assessment framework) Network

- PT member of the Work-Stream 2 of the Eurosystem’s Risk Management Committee (RMC)

- PT (alternate) Member of the Eurosystem’s Risk Management Working Group (2010)

- Preparation of reports and briefings to the Governor and the Board, and to several Eurosystem Committees and Working Groups (namely the Market Operations Committee, the Risk Management Committee, and the Working Group on Monetary and Exchange Rate Policy Instruments)

- Implementation, analysis, control and processing of the single monetary and exchange rate policy concerning the collateral management framework and the minimum reserve requirements

- Data gathering and reporting to the implementation of the Portuguese 2011-2014 EU/IMF Financial Assistance Programme on monetary policy issues (including Funding Plans)

- Counter-guarantees provided by Banco Privado Português: Working closely with the Ministry of Finance and Public Administration on valuation reports and related briefings to the European Commission, Portuguese Court of Auditors, Civil Courts, and External Auditors

May 2010Present

Assistant to the Winding Up Board

Banco Privado Português, S.A. – Em Liquidação

Main activities and responsibilities:

- Creditors recognition

- Resolution of financial and legal questions related to the winding up, including the production of reports to the Creditors Committee, lawyers and courts

May 2007Jun 2008

Research Assistant

Portuguese Antitrust Authority

Main activities and responsibilities:

- Production (data gathering, processing, analysis, and writing) of five quarterly newsletters (during 2007 and the first quarter of 2008) on the Portuguese liquid fuels and gas markets, published online at the Antitrust Authority’s website

- Research and data gathering on oil and liquid fuels, telecommunications, and airports sectors

Apr 2007Sep 2007

Research Assistant

Faculdade de Economia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Main activities and responsibilities:

- Preparation of the Financial Accounting classes material

- Research on the project The impact of SFAS 123R on the use of indexed stock options


Feb 2007Jun 2007


Faculdade de Economia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Thesis title:

EMU’s Impact on the European Productive Structure, Increased Divergence? Empirical Data on Finland, France, Ireland, and Portugal

Thesis awarded prize: Best Student Paper Award 2008 – First Place Co-Winner at the International Trade and Finance Association (18th International Conference), Lisbon, Faculdade de Economia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, May 21-24 2008


Contemporary Portuguese Art

Contemporary Portuguese Literature

Classical Greek and Latin Literature


Rui Carvalho

Portuguese representant af the Eurosystem's Market Operations Committee

Luís Máximo dos Santos

Professor at the Institute for Economic, Fiscal and Tax Law of the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon (IDEFF)

António Pedro Santos

Specialties: Competition Policy; Project Finance, Public Private Partnerships (PPP), Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Finance, Strategic Consulting, Government liaison

Susana Peralta

Supervisor of the Master's Thesis.


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