Manuel has a MSc. in Mechanical Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico (University of Lisbon), specializing in Industrial Production and in 2019 did a specialization in Negotiation by Catolica Lisbon School of Business and Economics.
Manuel is CCO at GoParity, responsible for business development and investment project acquisition as well as Portfolio Manager for all the company’s RDI projects.
He was a technical assistant in the European Parliament and in the Portuguese Parliament on matters of energy policy, electric mobility and innovation. He then worked as an energy auditor in the residential and healthcare sectors in Portugal.
Since 2011 he has been involved in project development and management, focusing on the EIC Accelerator, Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Production, Smart Cities and Project Development Assistance, to mention a few.