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Rui Lopes Loureiro
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With vast experience in Human Resource Management, Rui has developed his professional career in the Construction sector, as well as in the Vehicle component, Textile and Metal industry.

With a degree and Master's in Law from the Catholic University of Porto, he began his career as a Human Resources Consultant, and in February 2007, became a Human Resources Business Partner, and is currently a Human Resources Director.

Rui works closely with the Board of Directors, and is responsible for defining and implementing Human Resources Policies and procedures that are aligned with the Corporate Strategy.

As a professional, he states that he needs to have constant challenges and goals to overcome and reach.

He likes to be aware of the issues regarding his work, and his main motivation is to support the business, the strategy and the implementation of organisational systems.

He feels totally comfortable in making decisions and taking risks, he enjoys listening and learning with those who surround him, valuing ethics and humility.
Nationality: Portuguese
Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish , French

Academic Background

Executive MBA | Porto Business School

Degree in Law | Universidade Católica Portuguesa - Porto

Master Degree in Labor Law | Universidade Católica Portuguesa - Porto

Post Graduated in Human Resources Management | EGE - Escola de Gestão Empresarial (UCP - Porto)

Degree in Psychology | Universidade do Minho

Future Professional Interests

People Analytics

International mobility/career and global reward policies

Labour law and mediation of labour conflicts

Work psychology, motivation and employee experience

Top Strengths

Team Building
Problem Solving
Conflict Mediation

Likes & Curiosities

Classical Music


Travel & Experience New Culture

Scuba Diving


2013 - (…)
Corporate Director Human Resources - Grupo ACA
2007 - 2013
Human Resources Development Director - Grupo Soares da Costa