- Degree in Computer Science from the Faculty of Science, University of Lisbon
- MBA with specialization in Information Management from the Faculty of Economics and
Business Catholic University of Portugal.
- Master in Business Management and Information Management
- Founder and technical director of the Esoteric, one of the first Internet Service Provider in Portugal.
- Founder and technical director of the Visual Noise Interactive Telecommunications.
- Consultant in Information Technologies for several companies, focusing on computer security
- President of the Institute of Information Technologies in Justice (Ministry of Justice) 2005-2008
• administrator Seed Capital, a venture capital firm
• assistant professor of the chair of Information Management
• Regents Professor of Entrepreneurship chair