João is Partner at Pathena with a focus on Medical Technologies  and Telecoms. He served on the Board of imobilemagic (exited to SmithMicro)  and holds a board observer position at TNI Medical AG.

João has over 25 years of extensive knowledge and experience in the Technology industry across EMEA and latin america where he has a track record of breaking through in new markets and creating a customer base. He has led large deals and transformation programmes in reference utilities, retail and telecom groups. Before joining Pathena, João held leading management positions including companies like Wipro Technologies, Enabler and Efacec.     Fluent in German and English with working knowledge in Spanish  and French, João holds a degree in Computer & Electrical Engineering (FEUP – University of Porto) and an Advanced Sales Management Course at London Business School. He is a Singularity University alumni – Exponential Medicine – and passionately embraces continuous education in the medical area (eg. Endocrinology & Diabetes at São João Hospital, Porto)