João Pedro Tavares has 30 years of experience in consultancy, he was Vice-President of Accenture Portugal, leading their Financial Services. Tavares holds a postgraduate degree in Leadership and Strategy, from INSEAD, and one in Financial Management, from Universidade Católica Portuguesa. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, from Instituto Superior Técnico. Currently, he is the President of ACEGE (Christian Association of Entrepreneurs and Managers), President of the Strategic Council of Junior Achievement Portugal and President of the Strategic Council of the IES (Social Business School). He is a consultant and advisor to various organizations and institutions. He is part of CDI Portugal’s directorate since 2019.