Luis has a career joining management, information systems, e-business and commerce and marketing fields helping companies to create value through operations (re)structuring or business transformation.
For 6 years Luis worked for Cap Gemini developing business and technological consultancy in sectors such as banking, hard industries or health.
He started working in Tourism as CIO for Accor in Portugal, Cuba and Mozambique developing the shared services unit for the entire operation. Later he took similar challenge in Amorim Turismo, devolopping shared services for both hotels and gambling-casinos and bingos-business units. Later Luis served the Portuguese Hotels Association (AHP) first as Director for Business Intelligence, then as Executive Director. Between 2010 and 2012 Luis assumed the general management of VIGIA Resorts in Algarve.
Since 2013 Luis has been working in several projects, either in Portugal or abroad, either in luxury tourism or technology based projects. He is also adviser or counseler to the board of technological or tourism companies. Actually he is also working in a private new hotel innovative concept implementation.
Luis holds a graduation in Applied Mathematics, a master in engineering from FEUP, a MBA from ESADE and a post-graduation in e-business and commerce from Stanford.
Luis is a teacher in ISCET.