Degree in Dental Medicine from the Faculty of Dental Medicine from University of Porto (1992). MBA from the ISEEUP (1995). Master in Business Administration from EGP (2010). PhD student in Business Sciences, specialization area of Marketing and Strategy, at Faculty of Economics from University of Porto. Lecturer of Marketing at Porto Business School, at General Management Course, at Post Graduation in Marketing Management, at Post Graduation in Business Management and in several In-Company Training Programs. Lecturer of the Faculty of Sciences of University of Porto (1999-2005) in the field of management. Lecturer at the Portuguese Institute of Administration of Marketing (1996-2002) in the marketing area. Lecturer, since 2010, at the Faculty od Engineering of University of Porto in the field of management and marketing. He has discharged management duties at various social economy organisations. Consultant in strategy and marketing fields at Porto Business School. As a consultant in strategy and marketing he has been working on various business consultancy programmes promoted by AEP - Associação Empresarial de Portugal, AIP - Associação Industrial Portuguesa and IAPMEI - Instituto de Apoio às Pequenas e Médias Empresas e à Inovação. Professional trainer in the fields of strategy, marketing and innovation, working, amongst other entities, with ANJE, with Competinov, IPN - Instituto Pedro Nunes and SPI – Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação.