Paulo Braga Quental

Space Transportation Officer

Paulo Braga Quental, born the Azores 30 years ago, received his MSc in Mechanical Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico – IST. Having started his professional career as a researcher at IST, he has held university management positions and was a lecturer in Engineering at that same institution. His professional experience ranges from the design of components for nuclear fusion reactors and thermal power plants to operational management. Before joining Portugal Space, he developed green transition solutions for the industry. His hobbies include cooking, preferably at low temperature (sous vide), electronics projects and keeping fit.

Teammates

Ricardo Conde

President

Eduardo Ferreira

Vice-president

Hugo André Costa

Member of the Board

Carla Santos

Non-Executive Administrator

Luís Castro Henriques

Non-Executive Administrator

Álvaro Lopes

Education

Ana Sousa

Executive Assistant

António Sousa Franco

DEFENSE LIAISON OFFICER

Carolina Rêgo Costa

Legal Officer

Carolina Sá

Earth Observation Officer

Claudio Melo

Science Officer

Fernando Pereira

DEFENSE LIAISON OFFICER

Hermínia Saraiva

Communications Officer

Inês d’Ávila

Space Safety & Space Transportation Officer

Joan Alabart

Industrial Relations & Projects Officer

Luís Serina

Industrial Policy & Technology Officer

Manuel Wilhelm

Space Transportation & Exploration Officer

Marta Gonçalves

Science & Education Officer

Mónica Reis

Internal Operations Manager

Nuno Gomes

Communications Trainee

Pedro Costa

DEFENSE LIAISON OFFICER

Sofia Souto

Earth Observation Projects Officer

Tiago Peres

Satellite Communication & Navigation Officer