Luís Melo has been with Boyden Portugal since 2001, advancing from an Associate to be appointed as a Partner in 2005, and later that same year, as an International Partner. Luís focuses his considerable energy on some of the most competitive sectors within the Portuguese market, including fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), distribution, retail, pharmaceuticals and information technology.
Fernando Neves de Almeida is a seasoned executive search professional with 20 years’ experience, along with an extensive background in human resources, consulting and management. Focusing primarily on the human resources function and board appointments in the financial services and industrial sectors, Fernando brings deep business insight, as well as talent expertise to every assignment.
Luís Alves Monteiro has been in executive search for 10 years. He is a tremendous asset, as he brings an extensive background in the financial industry as a former executive and board member. He also has significant experience in the healthcare and industrial sectors, and previously served as Secretary of State for Industry and as a consultant to the UN Industrial Development Organization.
Rui Fernando da Silva Rio specialises in the financial services sector, drawing on a successful background in senior management roles in finance. He is an accomplished leader, both in business and in the political sphere, having been the longest-serving mayor in the history of the city of Porto, and a Member of Parliament. Rui also serves in a leadership capacity on corporate boards.