Management Board


Chair: Gabriela Figueiredo Dias
Vice-Chair: to be designated
Board Member: José Miguel Almeida
Board Member: Rui Pinto
Board Member:
to be designated


Gabriela Figueiredo Dias

Graduate and Master's Degree in Law and a PhD from the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra.

She joined the CMVM in 2007, having held management positions since 2008 and advising the Management Board since 2013. She has Head of the international affairs and relations, regulatory policy and issuers, markets and financial information and Vice-Chair of the Management Board between 2015 and (ESMA, IOSCO and OECD), is currently Vice-Chair of the OECD Corporate Governance Committee and represents the CMVM at the Board of Supervisors of ESMA. 

Lawyer since 1992 (with registration currently on deferment) and juris consultant for several years in companies and law firms. She is a member of the European Corporate Governance Network, the Legal Commission of the Portuguese Institute of Corporate Governance, member of the Management Board of AIDA Portugal – (Portuguese Section of the Association Internationale de Droit des Assurances.  

She is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Banking, Stock Exchange and Insurance Law. Frequency of research programs (Saarbrucken Universität, London School of Economics, Columbia University, Brown University). She has been a university professor at the FDUC since 2000 and she also teaches several postgraduate courses at different universities since 1990. 

Author of several publications on ​​Civil Law, Commercial Law, Company Law, Corporate Governance and Securities Law. Speaker at various symposia and seminars in academic institutions, professional organisations and companies.


josé miguel almeida

Graduate, MBA, Master in Management from the Institute of Economics and Management of the Faculty of Lisbon.  

He joined the CMVM in 1992, held management positions since 1999 and served as an advisor to the Management Board since 2011. Since June 2017, he has accumulated the position of advisor with that of coordinator of the CMVM's Entity Supervision Area, which encompasses the On-Site Supervision Department, the Ongoing Supervision Department and the Authorisation and Registration Department. 

Assistant Professor at ISEG- Lisbon School of Economics & Management, teaching since 2000, Financial Management of Companies, Investment Policy in Financial Assets, Case Studies in Financial Engineering and Financial Analysis, at undergraduate, graduate or master's degree levels. 

Collaborated from 2012 with the Porto Catholic Business School, having taught Assessment of Assets, Mergers and Acquisitions at post-graduate and executive master levels. 


Rui Pinto

Graduated in Business Administration and Management from the Faculty of Economics and Business Sciences of the Portuguese Catholic University and holder of the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) certification.
Deputy Director of the Prudential Supervision Department of Banco de Portugal from 2014 until the end of 2016. He joined Banco de Portugal in 2008 in the Prudential Supervision Department as head of the Studies and Analysis Centre and of the Specialised Supervision Department.

He participated in several international working groups in the European Commission, the European Banking Authority and the Single Supervisory Mechanism. He was a member of the Steering Committee on Oversight and Practices of the European Banking Authority and participated in the High-Level Group on Options and National Discretions of the Single Supervisory Mechanism.
Between 2007 and 2008 he was shareholder analyst in the research team of Grupo Santander. Previously, and since 2000, he had been an analyst and fund manager at Caixagest - Caixa Asset Management.
Assistant Professor at the Nova School of Business and Economics - Faculty of Economics, Universidade Nova de Lisboa.​