PPA Originator in EDP. Degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Coimbra and Executive MBA in Finance from Universidade Catolica and Nova de Lisboa. He began his professional career in the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva. He worked for 13 years in the Portuguese TSO (REN) in different roles, in overhead line design, asset management, grid planning and business development. He later joined the Iberian Energy Derivatives Exchange (OMIP) to lead the Marketing and Business Development team. In EDP he works in PPA Origination, in the sourcing and structuring of renewable energy PPAs across European Markets.