Paulo Rodrigues da Silva named CEO of Euronext Lisbon
In 2016, Mr. da Silva joined Caixa Geral de Depósitos (CGD) as an Executive Board Member, with overall responsibility for technology, operations, marketing, communications and organization.
He was also responsible for the coordination of the 2017-2020 strategic plan that supports CGD’s recapitalization process.
From 2000 to 2009, Mr. da Silva held several positions at Vodafone Group. In 2000, he joined the Executive Board of Telecel (Vodafone Portugal) as a Vice-President, in charge of Information Systems, Value Added Services and Customer Operations.
In 2004, he joined Vodafone Group, where he was Global Director of Service Platforms, Global Director of IT & Services Development, based in Germany and in the UK. From 2007 to 2009, he moved to Vodafone Turkey, as Chief Commercial Officer.
From 1991 to 2000, Mr. da Silva worked for Banco Português de Investimento (BPI), one of the largest Portuguese bank groups.
He started in BPI in the Private Banking and Investment Centres and later moved to the acquired Banco Fonsecas & Burnay where he held several roles in Marketing, Credit/Debit Cards, IT and Operations.
In 1996, he was appointed a Member of the Board of Directors, with overall responsibility for Information Systems, Network, Organization, Operations and Internet Strategy.
Mr. da Silva started his professional career with McKinsey in 1990, where he was involved in several projects in different sectors - banking, telecommunications, transportation and energy.
He holds a degree in Economics from Universidade Católica Portuguesa de Lisboa (1985) and an MBA from Insead (1989).
He was also a Teaching Assistant at Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon from 1985 to 1987 and Research Assistant and Dean’s Assistant at Insead from 1987 to 1989. ■