Assistant Professor at Católica Porto Business School, Universidade Católica Portuguesa. He holds a PhD and a MSc in Economics from the University of York (UK) and graduated in Economics from Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (UTL, Portugal). His main areas of expertise are microeconomics, auction theory and competition policy and regulation and it is in these areas that he teaches several courses at the undergratuate and postgraduate level. Specifically in Health Economics, he has developed academic work mainly in the pharmaceutical sector. He has done a wide variety of consultancy work for private and public entities, both in Portugal and abroad, on several topics related to regulation and competition in the telecommunications, financial services and health sectors (among others).