André Gorjão Costa

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director

Date of Birth
June 1st, 1973, Portugal
Date of 1st appointment
August 24th, 2012
Term of Office
2017 / 2019

Education

  • 1996: Degree in Economics, Nova School of Business and Economics

Management and supervisory functions held internally

  • 2017 - …: Member of the Board of Directors and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of CTT (holds these functions since 2012, reelected for the term of office 2017-2019)
  • 2015 - …: Non-Executive Member of the Board of Directors of Banco CTT, S.A.
  • 2014 - …: Member of the Boards of Directors of CTT Expresso - Serviços Postais e Logística, S.A. and of Tourline Express Mensajería, S.L.U.
  • 2012 - …: Chairman of the Board of Directors of Payshop (Portugal), S.A.

Other internal functions held

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Professional experience

His position as CFO of CTT is his main occupation since 2012.  In this role, he is responsible for the Financial & Risk, Accounting & Treasury Planning & Control, Physical Resources and Security, Procurement & Logistics as well as for the Regulation and Competition and Investor Relations areas.

With a 16-year professional career in commercial and investment banking at Grupo Santander, he held several roles within the Group in Portugal and abroad. He joined the Corporate Finance team of Banco Santander de Negócios in 1996 and subsequently led the cross border team in the Area of M&A where he was responsible for several acquisitions in Latin American countries. In 2000, he was appointed Director of Corporate Banking, being responsible for creating the Department of Global Customers of Santander and for the connections with the key Portuguese corporate customers (acting as advisor of large and listed companies in many significant transactions in Portugal, Spain and Brazil).

In 2007, he was appointed Coordinating Director of Credit Markets of Santander in Portugal at a time when the Bank was Bookrunner in many issuances of Eurobonds and Mandated Lead Arranger in some of the major financing operations of projects in the renewable and infrastructure sectors in Portugal, as well as the financing of several M&A transactions.

Management and supervisory functions held in other companies (last 5 years)

  • 2017 - ...: Member of the Board of AEM (Portuguese Issuers Association)
  • 2015 - ...: Non-Executive Member of the Board of Directors of Eurogiro, A/S, being its Non-Executive Vice- Chairman since 2015
  • 2006 - 2012: Partner and Manager of Pleximyng, Lda.

Other external functions held

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