• Summary

    Founder and/or Manager of +7 organizations in the areas of Education, Entrepreneurship and Technology.
    Initiative manager, engi-near, dreamer.

  • Experience - main projects and key positions

    Uniarea

    Founder  Jan 2014 - Present

    With a community of thousands of young people, Uniarea is the reference for future and current higher education students. In a tone and format close to this generation, but without losing the rigor, Uniarea provides relevant content and essential information, communicating to young people their future educational possibilities and all that it may be associated with that. At the end, we empower students to make better decisions, in order to their personal fulfillment and the realization of their dreams.

     

    Helping Brands and Higher Education Institutions to engage with a new generation that discovers and respond to information in uniquely different ways than previous ones.

    www.uniarea.com/

    Atlactic Rose - Madeira Apartaments

    Founder Jun 2017 - Present
    Short term rental apartament in Calheta, Madeira. A great place where you can relax and enjoy some rest, near a local beach, restaurants, Museum and supermarket.

    Me, Myself and I

    Consultant 2013 - Present
    - Educational Consultancy, helping students/parents with educational planning.
    - Brand Design Thinking for Toyno for a client (Pavilhão do Conhecimento - Ciência Viva).

    Daring Project

    Co-Founder and Business Strategy Set 2012 - Present
    We are building a worldwide community of daring individuals that are driven by constant challenge, the pursuit for happiness and the willing to co-create a new and sustainable form of work and social dynamics.

    Startup Pirates @ Lisboa

    Co-Founder and Organization Team Member Dec 2011 - Dec 2014
    Startup Pirates is an intensive 8-day event where participants have the opportunity to pitch an idea and access the tools to develop it into a business until the final presentation in front of a jury panel.
    So far, in 4 editions, we have reached 4 continents and 21 countries, and worked with +80 partnerships. 
    • 1st Edition: February 2012
    • 2nd Edition: September 2012
    • 3rd Edition: March 2013
    • 4th Edition: February 2014

    Kairos Society Portugal

    Co-Founder and Global Fellow 2012 - 2014
    The Kairos Society is an international, student-run, not-for-profit foundation based in the United States. Kairos brings together top students from around the world in an effort to foster the next generation of leaders to develop globally impactful innovations.
    www.kairossociety.org

    Kairos Society Portugal: www.kairossociety.pt

    imprimir.pt

    Managing Partner Apr 2014 - May 2014
    Imprimir.pt allows students to print their academic works, thesis and other documents in one click at the lowest prices. Try it now at:

    JADE Portugal

    Vice-President Jun 2012 - Apr 2013
    Founded in 2005, JADE Portugal is the Portuguese Federation of Junior Enterprises, a nonprofit organization which currently represents 10 junior enterprises, established and managed by students only. JADE Portugal is a member of JADE, the European Confederation of Junior Enterprises, gathering more than 20 thousand students from 15 countries.

    JUNITEC - Júnior Empresas do Instituto Superior Técnico

    President of the Board Jun 2010 - May 2012
    JUNITEC is a junior enterprise of Instituto Superior Técnico founded in 1990 and focused on developing innovative projects.

    As President of the board had the opportunity and responsibility to:
    • Coordinate the board meetings, activities and projects;
    • Oversee the organization's accounts;
    • Decide on the admission of new members and their certification;
    • Promote partnerships with companies and organizations.

    Biggest achievement: prize winner of the Innovative Project of the Year at jeniAL 2012 - Junior Enterprise National Integration – Attitude and Leadership

    http://junitec.ist.utl.pt

    Exames.org / AEXAMES - Associação Exames Nacionais e Acesso ao Ensino Superior

    Administration / Co-Founder and Board Set 2006 - Dez 2011
    Administration of one of the most visited portals of education in Portugal: www.exames.org (Marktest study, 2008), between September 2006 and November 2011.

    This website is held by the association AEXAMES - Associação Exames Nacionais e Acesso ao Ensino Superior:

    • Co-Founder and Vice-President of the General Assembly between March 2007 and February 2008.
    • Board member between February 2008 and December 2011.

  • Motto in life

    Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
    Samuel Beckett

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