Carlos Costa Pina was born in Lisbon, Portugal, on 14 December 1970. He has been an executive member of Galp’s Board of Directors and a member of the Executive Committee since April 2012, being responsible for Corporate Centre areas of Risk Management and Safety and Sustainability, and also for Infrastructures business unit since April 2019. Previously he worked in Technology, Media and Telecommunications, real estate and services companies in the Ongoing group (Portugal and Brazil). He was Secretary of State for Treasury and Finance in the XVII and XVIII Portuguese Constitutional Governments (2005-2011) and therefore had roles at several international financial institutions. He has also been a director at CMVM (the Portuguese Securities Market Regulator) (2000-2005), a member of the Advisory Board of the Insurance Institute of Portugal (2001- 2005) and a lawyer with his own legal practice, particularly in oil exploration and production (1994-1998). He was also a lecturer at the Lisbon Law School, where he is studying for his doctorate. Carlos Costa Pina is the author of numerous published works and holds a degree in Law and a Masters in Legal and Business Science from the School of Law, University of Lisbon. Positions held at other companies as at December 31, 2019:
Chairman of the Scientific and Technological Council of ISPG – Institute of Oil and Gas, Association for Research and Advanced Training
Vice-Chairman of the Board of BCSD Portugal – Business Council for Sustainable Development Member of the Board of APQuímica – Associação Portuguesa da Química, Petroquímica e Refinação
Member of the Board of Directors of Fundação Portugal – Africa
Member of the General Board of IPCG – Portuguese Institute of Corporate Governance
Member of the General Board of EGP Porto Business School
Director of EPRA – European Petroleum Industry Association (FuelsEurope and Concawe)
Member of the Board of Founders of Fundação da Casa da Música
Chairman of the Board of the General Shareholders Meeting of APEEN – Portuguese Association for Energy Economics
Member of the Audit Board of IDEFF – Instituto de Direito Económico, Financeiro e Fiscal
Chairman of the Board of Auditors of Fundação Res Publica
Member of the Advisory Board of APDC – Associação Portuguesa para o Desenvolvimento das Comunicações