"We believe the next generation of innovators and leaders need to be great design thinkers."

Experience:

2018 - to present

Qadre - London, UK

Frontend Developer & UX Developer

Qadre Limited is a fast-scaling blockchain company, using in-house technology to enable trust online. The technology was developed from scratch to avoid the architectural mistakes of cryptocurrency and allow for the engineering of new products for the public and private sectors.

The team has worked on some of the earliest and most innovative blockchain projects to date, and is using this expertise to build enterprise-grade solutions that establish identity, security, and autonomy online.

2016 - 2018

Catalpa - Dili, Timor-Leste

Frontend Developer & UI/UX Designer

The experience of working in Timor for Catalpa was very enriching. I learned about the social impact of technology by helping them to develope progressive web apps that contributed to betterment of timorese lives. We worked with the Government of East Timor under an Agile environment to reach our goals.

2015 - 2016

Lunática - Madrid, Spain

Web and Graphic Designer

After studying Graphic & Web Design at the Lisbon School of Design I have worked as a freelance in my hometown. This was a very important period for starting in the industry since I had the opportunity of working with small/medium projects from scratch.

2012 - 2013

Nestlé - Lisbon, Portugal

Junior Market Intelligence Speciallist

The experience of working in Timor for Catalpa was very enriching. I learned about the social impact of technology by helping them to develope progressive web apps that contributed to betterment of timorese lives. We worked with the Government of East Timor under an Agile environment to reach our goals.

Other Experiences:

2018

Microsoft - Lisbon, Portugal

Pitching A Business Idea

In 2018 I ventured myself in an entrepreneurial contest called “Acredita Portugal” and out of 1200 people I could get to the semi-finals and pitch my idea and showcase my UI at the Microsoft HQ’s in Portugal.

2010

Harvard BS - Boston, USA

International Marketing Summer School

The Harvard’s Summer Business School was a unique experience to interact with people from all around the world, learn about key components of international marketing and pitch for an international crowd for the first time.

2009

ESADE - Barcelona, Spain

Marketing: From Strategy To Action Summer School

The ESADE’s Summer Business School was probably my first abroad experience where I had the opportunity to interact like minded people from all around the world, learn about key components of a good marketing plan and brand strategy.

Education:

2018

La Salle - Barcelona, Spain

Mobile Apps Design & Development

When I left South East Asia and came back to Europe I decided I wanted to learn more about mobile design and development. So I moved to Barcelona where I had the opportunity to attend classes in La Salle University. While there I developed a small project that later I would pitch about in Portugal at the Microsoft HQ's. I was also approached by several startups from in and outside of Barcelona. I ended up moving to London mid 2018 when I got an amazing opportunity to work for an young startup - Qadre - that is working hard to assure trust in the digital world with the use of blockchain.

2013 - 2014

Lisbon School Of Design - Lisbon, Portugal

Graphic and Web Design

At the Lisbon School of Design I had the opportunity to explore my creativity through the learning of design fundamentals. I also had the chance to express my work through several mediums and art forms from brand identity design, editorial design, packaging design and web design.

2009 - 2011

UCP - Lisbon, Portugal

Masters of Science in Organisational Communications

In an effort to consolidate my bachelor conceptual knowledge on communication sciences with emphasis on the organisations I graduated with a Masters Degree at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon with a thesis that explored the idea of driving innovation through communication strategies within the company.

2004 - 2008

UCP - Lisbon, Portugal

Communication Sciences Bachelor

Having a genuine interest for human communication and for the communication's revolution that I felt my generation lived first-hand I set myself up to the study of communication sciences and it's social impact. I had that chance to explore just that at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon, Portugal.