7 March 2016
Audit, Nomination and Risk
Additional board role
Board representative for workforce engagement.
Skills and experience
Maria Luís was Portuguese minister of state and finance from 2013 to 2015, and deputy minister for treasury from 2011 to 2013. She has held a number of senior finance/treasury positions in the Portuguese public sector, including head of issuing and markets at the Portuguese treasury and debt management agency, and director of the department of financial management at REFER, the rail infrastructure company. She is an economist who lectured at the Universidade Lusíada of Lisbon from 1991 to 2006.
Former member of the European Commission high-level forum on capital markets union. Chaired the sub-group focusing on the area of “Investment choice and accessibility to capital markets services to promote greater retail investors’ participation”, which concluded on 10 June 2020. A member of the advisory board for INDEG-ISCTE executive education.