Nuno


Gaioso Ribeiro

Founding partner and president of the board of directors of Capital Criativo since 2009.

​Nuno is also chairman of the Portuguese Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (APCRI), founding partner of C2 Ventures and member of the advisory board of the Portuguese Institute of Corporate Governance (IPCG).

Nuno works in the private equity industry since 1997, being director of the Spanish private equity Ibersuizas and previously board member and managing director of FIEP. Nuno was also assistant professor at Nova University of Lisbon and University of Coimbra.

Nuno holds a Law degree from the University of Coimbra, has completed the doctoral program from Nova University of Lisbon and the GMP from INSEAD.

André


Oliveira

Associate at Capital Criativo since 2013.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, André was a Board Advisor at Sanfil Medicine Group. Previously, he was the Economic Advisor at the Portuguese Parliament.

André holds both Bachelor´s and Master´s degrees in Economics from Coimbra University. He has also completed a leadership program at Columbia Business School and a strategic marketing program at Booth Business School, University of Chicago.

Gonçalo


Gil Mata

Executive partner of Capital Criativo since 2013.

​Gonçalo is also non-executive board member and Audit committee member of REN – Redes Energéticas Nacionais.

Before joining Capital Criativo, Gonçalo was M&A and Corporate Finance Director at Deutsche Bank. Previously he was Associate at McKinsey & Co and Corporate Finance Deputy Director at Banco Finantia.

Gonçalo holds an IT Engineering degree from Universidade Coimbra and a MBA from Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

Clara


Braga da Costa

Manager at Capital Criativo since 2013.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, Clara was a senior manager of several public and private companies, and a board member at Inovcapital, AICEP, IAPMEI, Editorial Noticias and Oficina do Livro and other companies from Lusomundo group. Previously, she had worked in investment banking in Fiseco, Deutsche Bank and M.D.M. - Sociedade de Investimentos. 

Clara holds a Management degree from Universidade Católica Portuguesa.

Pedro


Figueiredo

Executive partner of Capital Criativo since 2009, Pedro is Capital Criativo’s CFO.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, Pedro was Amorim Imobiliária director responsible for new business development (namely Kidzania theme park). Previously, Pedro was a director from FIEP, in charge of the financial areas of both the company and the portfolio. Pedro started his career in Arthur Andersen in the Audit and Financial Advisory division.

Pedro holds a Management degree from ISCTE and has a graduate degree in Financial Markets from ISCTE.

João


Pratas

Analyst at Capital Criativo since 2013.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, João was senior associate in the assurance department at PwC.

João holds a degree and a master in economics from Faculdade de Economia da Universidade de Coimbra.

Ana


Barbosa

Executive board member of Capital Criativo since 2015, Ana has joined Capital Criativo in 2011 as Investment Analysis Director.

​Before joining Capital Criativo Ana was planning and management control director of Enersis/Iberwind. Previously, Ana was a Director of FIEP where she started her career as a Private Equity analyst. 

Ana holds an Economics degree from Universidade do Porto and has a graduate degree in Corporate Finance from CEMAF/ISCTE.

Leonardo


Carvalho

Analyst at Capital Criativo since 2013.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, Leonardo worked in the assurance department at PwC.

Leonardo holds a degree in management from Faculdade de Economia do Porto.

Diogo


Chalbert Santos

Executive board member of Capital Criativo since 2015.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, Diogo was a member of the operating team at ECS Capital. Previously, Diogo was a Principal at The Boston Consulting Group, having worked in several geographies and business areas. Diogo has also experience in Investment Banking at Schroder Solomon Smith Barney (now Citigroup) in London. 

Diogo holds an Economics degree from Universidade Nova de Lisboa and an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.

Mariana


Cadete

Analyst at Capital Criativo since 2015.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, she was an Assurance Associate at PwC. Previous professional experiences include an internship in Private Equity.

Mariana holds a Business Administration degree and an International Master in Management with major in Finance from Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics.

Paulo


Mieiro

Partner of Capital Criativo since 2012.

​Paulo is an Executive board member at Ascendum group and its subsidiaries. Previously, Paulo was a senior manager at Deloitte Consulting and worked in BPI’s marketing department.

Paulo holds a Marketing Management degree from Universidade Fernando Pessoa and a masters degree from École Supérieure de Commerce de Lyon and graduate degree in Corporate Finance from Universidade Católica Portuguesa.

Rita


Melo Pinto

Analyst at Capital Criativo since 2015.

​Before joining Capital Criativo, Rita worked at BESI as associate at Cross Asset Research department. Previous professional experiences include internships in companies as Greenwich Consulting, Economic TV and Olivier Dassault group.

Rita holds a degree in Finance from Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão, and also holds a Master in Finance from Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

Sandra


Coutinho Guedes

Administrative assistant at Capital Criativo since its foundation.

​Sandra has been supporting Capital Criativo’s management team for the last 17 years, having done so in FIEP, Inversiones Ibersuizas e C2Ventures.