Holds a PhD in Industrial Management, Finance, from the University of Aveiro (UA), Portugal; post-graduations in Management and in Finance from the Harvard Business School, and in Financial Management from the Stanford Graduate School Business; an undergraduate degree in Finance from ISE, Technical University of Lisbon.
Is Associate Professor at UAL; Head of CICEE, Research Center in Business and Economics at UAL; Research Fellow at Católica – Lisbon School of Business and Economics, Catholic University of Portugal (UCP); and Visiting Professor (Adjunct) at the Department of Engineering and Management of Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon.
He was Assistant Professor at the FEG, UCP; Visiting Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economics of Porto, at the Department of Economics, Management, and Industrial Engineering at UA.
He was Associate Dean, Chair of the Finance & Accounting Department, Director of the MSc in Finance at FEG, UCP.
His research and publication interests are corporate finance, banking and asset pricing.