José Crespo de Carvalho

José Crespo de Carvalho is Full Professor of Operations Management at NOVA SBE – School of Business and Economics. Additionally he is the Academic Director of the Executive Education at NOVA FORUM.

José Crespo de Carvalho spent some years in companies, as director or member of the board, and developed, as a free-lancer or associated with consultancy companies, several consultancy projects both to national and multinational companies as well as public bodies. His experience in managing and teaching at the executive level was, in parallel with his presence in companies, keen in his career. He is currently member of the board at Caixa Geral de Depósitos – the largest Portuguese Bank, being President of the Risk Commission and Member of the Strategic and Governance Commission.

José Crespo de Carvalho has a background in engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico, a post-graduation in Project Management (also from IST), an MBA and an MSc in Management Information Systems and a PhD and Aggregation in Management (ISCTE – IUL). He has additional education, mainly in executive areas, from Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, AIF, INSEAD and Cranfield University.