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João Bento

João Bento has been the CEO of CTT Portugal Post since May 2019. He holds Bachelor and Master Degrees in Structural Engineering from IST Lisbon, a PhD in Civil Engineering from Imperial College, and an IDP Certificate from INSEAD. He is a Member of the Advisory Board of the Portuguese Foreign Investment Agency and the General Council of the Portuguese Institute for Corporate Governance. João was CEO of MChampalimaud Group and Efacec, executive director of Brisa and the JdMello Group and non-executive director of CCR (Brazil), EDP (Portugal's largest electrical utility), the CCB Foundation and the IBTTA (USA). He was President of COTEC Portugal, of the European Association of Toll Motorways, and the Portuguese Academy of Engineering. João developed the first 20 years of professional activity as an academic, being a tenured Full Professor at IST Lisbon. In 2016, he was awarded the Grand Cross of Henry the Navigator, by the President of the Portuguese Republic.


Panel Discussion with Q&A