The current Secretary of State for Digital Transformation graduated in Law from the Classical University of Lisbon. He began his career as a lawyer and legal advisor in Macau for over ten years. Later he took up the role of parliamentary advisor for the Committee for Constitutional Affairs, Foreign Affairs and Ethics of the Portuguese Parliament.
Later he became the Chief of Cabinet to the Permanent Secretary of State and for Health. In 2012 he joins Microsoft, and five years later he becomes Executive Director of Technology of Microsoft Portugal.