Carlos Pinto is Portuguese and holds a Law Degree and a Postgraduate Degree in Public Local Law and Management, both from the University of Lisbon and a Degree in Trade and Industry from Technical School.

He holds a diploma from the Phillippa Fawcett College, Lon-don.

He has 20 years of extensive experience and deep knowledge in textile industry, during which he was CEO of a textile company, and of 22 years in Public Administration.

He is a part of the group of experts/advisers (Consulting Board) near de Chairman of Portugal-China Chamber of Commerce (CCPC-PME)

During the last 25 years, Carlos Pinto held several different positions on public sector such us:

Mayor of Covilhã City Hall;

Member of the Portuguese Parliament;

Member of the Council of Europe/Strasbourg/France,

Member of the Assembly of Local Authori-ties/Strasbourg

Member of the Committee of Regions/Bruxelles.

He also collaborates as Chairman of “Cap Atlântica Con-sulting” and  “Of Counsel” in Law Firms in Lisbon in the fol-lowing practises: Commercial Law, Public Law, Corporate Advisory and Contract Law.

He speaks fluently Portuguese, Spanish, English, and French.

He was awarded with the title of “Commander of Merit Order”, of the Portuguese Republic, “Chevalier dans l’ Ordre National de La Légion D’Honneur” of the French Republic, and “Hon-orary Member of Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe”/Strasbourg, France.

Carlos Pinto

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