PhD in Business Sciences since 2008 by the Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo, Degree in Business Administration and Management in 2006 by the Portuguese Catholic University - Regional Center of Porto and Doktor (PhD) in Managment and Direction of Companies in 2008 by the University of Vigo - Campus de Pontevedra. He is Coordinating Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo. He has published 19 articles in specialized journals. He has 8 book chapter(s) and 2 book(s). He has received 2 award(s) and/or honors.