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.