Pedro was born in Lisbon and studied Civil Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) of the Technical University of Lisbon, graduating in 1996. He started his career as a civil engineer at Armando Rito Engenharia working on a wide range of projects of diverse structural types and construction methods, which include the 4th of April bridge in Angola (Secil prize 2011). He has a high level of expertise in structural design and has been responsible for project management and technical assistance to construction work for several years. Since 2005 he has travelled widely to Angola, being responsible for the Angolan market. He became an executive partner in 2007. He had a brief experience teaching bridge design at the UCP and collaborates regularly with structural concrete professional associations. He is also an enthusiastic rugby player and coach and the father of a large family. Read more