Elidérico Viegas is the Chairman of the Association of Hotels and resorts in the Algarve (AHETA), of which he was founder. He is also vice president of CTP – Portuguese Tourism Confederation and Honorary Consul of the Republic of Poland in the Algarve.
Entrepreneur since 1976, Mr. Viegas is a tourism lider since 1966, leading and founding several business associations.
With several management degrees in hospitality and tourism, he also leads several seminars, workshops and regional, national and international conferences for over 20 years.
Mr. Viegas often publishes opinion articles on various topics related to tourism, particularly in the last 20 years in Portugal media outlets.