Keynote Speakers

Luís Filipe de Castro Henriques

Luís Filipe de Castro Henriques is an Economist, with a Masters in Economics from Cambridge University, an MBA from INSEAD and a Bachelors in Economics from the Catholic University of Portugal (2002). He is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of AICEP – Agência para o Investimento e Comércio Externo since 2017. Between 2014 and 2017, he served as a member of the Board of Directors of AICEP, in the areas of Investment, Financial and Commercial Management. Previously, Castro Henriques coordinated the areas of Marketing Strategy, Customer Experience and Marketing Analytics at the EDP Group, where he led several technological partnership and product development projects. He has been teaching in several subjects of the bachelor’s in Economics at Catholic University of Portugal, having started his professional activity as a consultant at McKinsey & Company. He exercised public functions as Deputy of the Minister of Economic Activities and Labour of the 18th Constitutional Government and of the Secretary of State for Housing of the 15th Constitutional Government. He has received the CGD Excellence Award and several other Academic Merit Awards.