Full Professor of Finance at ISCTE/IUL. He was the Dean of ISCTE Business School and President of INDEG Executive Education. He has also been a non-executive director in several boards of large listed companies. Currently he is the Chairman of CTT. He held non-executive positions in large listed Portuguese companies such as Cimpor and EDP. He has been a consultant in the areas of risk management, corporate governance and financial innovation. He is currently President of the Portuguese Institute of Corporate Governance. He is a regular contributor to the media and he is author of several books in the area of finance.