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Ana sees herself as a problem solver who loves new challenges. She is, by nature, a curious person who is always very attentive to everything around her. A strong focus and resilience are her main strengths, as is her ability to combine soft skills – such as teamwork, cooperation and leadership. She is also an empathetic person, who creates strong relationships with others and aims at promoting a pleasant and working environment. In her professional career, highlight goes to more than 12 years of experience in the health sector as strategic, management consulting, business development and management in private and public hospitals and in the pharmaceutical industry.
She has a Degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Porto and a post-graduation in Engineering and Service Management from the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto.
All her experiences have provided Ana with a holistic view and knowledge of the health sector, which allows her to understand, in detail, the point of view of most stakeholders – the pharmaceutical industry, public and private healthcare, and health management consultants. These experiences have allowed her to become an expert in this sector, and to ensure strong value creation in the companies where she works and in any projects in which she is involved.
Executive MBA | Porto Business School
Postgraduate in Services Engineering and Management | University of Porto
Degree in Economics | University of Porto
Future Professional Interests
Likes & Curiosities
Sports (Swiming and Fitness)
Dance (Ballroom, Aerobic and Jazz)