Meet António Saraiva,President of CIP – Business Confederation of Portugal and Keynote Speaker – Women of Wisdom Conference 2016
António Saraiva is a highly respected self-made businessman, long recognized from left to right across the political spectrum as one of the most ethical people in the business arena. Highly experienced and active in business from a young age, he has been an assertive and proactive voice for business and society for many years and is a constant face on our TV screens in moments where in-depth social and emotional intelligence and experience are called for.
A supporter of parity and inclusiveness, Mr Saraiva is also an entrepreneur, writer and master negotiator and is currently in his second term as President of CIP – Business Confederation of Portugal. He is also the Chairman of the Portuguese-Italian Metallurgical Society. Chairman of the Board of the Portuguese Association of Metallurgical & Metalworking Industry (AIMMAP). President of the General Council of ELO – Portuguese Association for Economic Development and Cooperation. A Member of the Strategic Council of SOFID – Society for the Development of Finance, SA. Member of the Advisory Council of ATEC – Training Association for Industry. Member of the Board of the ISCSP School and Member of the Board of Trustees of the ISCTE University.