Prof. Clara Raposo
Prof. Clara Raposo is the dean of ISEG Lisbon School of Economics and Management, University of Lisbon, where she is also a Full Professor of Finance since 2010. She has been Responsible for the scientific area of Finance in the Department of Management, Director of the Master’s in Finance, and Coordinator of the Post-Graduation in Financial Analysis. She holds a PhD in Finance from the London Business School, University of London (1998), an MSc. Economics from Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London (1994), she is graduated in Economics from the Nova School of Business and Economics.
General José Eduardo Garcia Leandro
General José Eduardo Garcia Leandro is presently the President of Jorge Álvares Foundation. He was Governor of Macau between 1974-1979 where he performed an important mission of launching a program of modernization and democratization of the Territory after the Portuguese April Revolution. During its military career he assume high command position both at national level where he was Deputy Chief of High Army Command as well at international level as Military Advisory of Portuguese Delegation at NATO between 1987 and 1990 and Commander of Military Component at MINURSO/OUNU. He was a Director at the High Military Studies Institute and he has been an invited professor at different university programs at prestigious schools as the ISCSP/Lisbon University and the IEP/Catholic University
Prof. Fernanda Ilhéu
Profª Fernanda Ilhéu is a professor at ISEG/ Lisbon University and a researcher at CEsA the ISEG Centre for African, Asian and Latin American Studies. She is graduated in Economics at ISCEF (now ISEG), got Master’s degree in Strategic Management at ISCTE, and a PhD at the University of Seville. She is presently President of the New Silk Road Friends Association a Portuguese Think Tank on BRI and she is a Board Member of Jorge Álvares Foundation. She lived in Macau/China 18 years executing roles of great responsibility in both the private and public sectors; in addition, she also lectured at Macau University as invited professor.
Embassador Cai Run
Ambassador Cai Run, is the Ambassador of China in Portugal since 2015, he has a Master Degree in Law and has a relevant diplomatic career occupying important posts as China´s Embassy Counselor and Minister Counselor at USA (2005-2008); Deputy General Director of Political Research Department of Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Foreign (2008-2009); Deputy General Director of Political Planning Department of Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2009-2012) and General Director of Political Planning Department of Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China (2012-2015).
Embassador Duarte Jesus
Jose Manuel Duarte de Jesus, PhD, Ambassador emeritus, during his career he was accredited in Beijing as Ambassador. He is Senior Research Fellow at the Orient Institute – School of Social and Political Sciences -, Lisbon University and at the IPRI, Portuguese Institute of International Relations, Nova University Lisbon. He published several books and articles about China and Chinese Culture
Dr. Qi Xiao
Dr. Xiao Qi joined the Bank of China in 1994 and he performed important posts in the Bank such as: Team Head of Global Export Finance & Project Finance (2001-2007); Executive Vice President, Bank of Brazil, S.A (2008-2014), and since 2014 he is the President of Bank of China (Luxembourg) S.A. Lisbon Branch.
Prof. Álvaro Rosa
Álvaro Rosa, Associate Professor with habilitation is a faculty member of ISCTE Business School, Lisbon. He teaches and researches in the areas of strategy, quality and cross-cultural management. In addition, he is also committed to studies of Asian cultures of management.
Currently, Álvaro Rosa is the director of Master in International Management (ISCTE Business School), coordinator of Chinese Studies in the Master of International Studies (ISCTE School of Sociology and Public Policy) and co-director of Post-graduate program in Telecommunications and Management (ISCTE School of Technology and
Dr. João Tiago Silveira
João Tiago Silveira is a professor at the University of Lisbon School of Law in Public Law and Administrative Law. He is a vice-president of the Instituto de Ciências Jurídico-Políticas and of the International Association of Legislation. He coordinates the public law, urban planning and environment department at Morais Leitão law firm. He has played an active role in public positions, namely as State Secretary of Justice and State Secretary of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers.
Eng. Bruno Oliveira
Bruno Oliveira is the vice president of CSCEC - China Construction Portugal. Currently with 41 years old, he graduated in "Civil Engineering" after a pre-Bologna degree at the I.S.T. university in 2002 and subsequently taught a master's degree in "Management and Real Estate Appraisal" at ISEG university in 2009. With 18 years of experience he heads the company's engineering & technology department.
Dr. Jorge Costa Oliveira
Dr. Jorge Costa Oliveira is a Public Policy & Government Affairs Expert, Strategic Analyst, Business Networker. He is Partner & CEO, JCO Consultancy Ltd (2011-2015; Aug 2017-present). In the past he was Vice-Minister for Internationalization Affairs (Foreign Trade & Investment), Government of Portugal (Dec 2015-Jul 2017); Commissioner for Legal Affairs, Macau Gaming Commission, Government of the Macau S.A.R., P. R. China (2002-2010); Director, International Law Office, Government of the Macau S.A.R., P. R. China (2001-2010) and Director, Legislative Affairs Office, Government of Macau (1989-2001).
Dra. Un I Wong
Dra Un I Wong is a lawyer at Morais Leitão Law Firm, where she frequently advises on transnational business and investments particularly of Chinese and Macanese origin. She is graduated in the Law School of Catholic University of Portugal and has a Master’s degree in International Management in IE Business School (Spain). She is also Vice President of New Silk Road Friends Association, Vice President of General Assembly of Portugal-China Young Entrepreneurs Association, Honorary President of Luso-Macaense Student’s Association and Executive Vice President of Macau Youth Summit.
Dr. Choi Man Hin
Mr Choi Man Hin was born in Macau in 1949 and he came came to Portugal in 1984 and has lived in Cascais ever since. He is Director of The Board of Estoril Sol SGPS and Chairman of Estoril-Sol III Executic Committee. He is very commited to social and associative organizations performing important direction roles in many. Among others he President of the Associação Comerciantes e Industriais-Luso Chinesa and Chairman of the New Silk Road Friends Association.