Head of Compliance
Patrícia is in charge of the Compliance Department at NEWCO.
She has a degree in Law from the University of Coimbra, and over the years has complemented her training with several postgraduate degrees related to her areas of practice, namely in Economic and European Criminal Law, Consumer Law, Taxation and Accounting and Finance for Legal Experts. She also took a specialisation course in compliance and criminal law, consolidating her professional experience in this field.
She has been a member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 1999 and has worked as a lawyer since 2001. Prior to joining NEWCO in 2014, Patricia held senior management positions at the Bar and integrated a safety and crew management department into an international shipping company. Patricia’s native language is Portuguese, but she is also proficient in English and speaks basic Italian, French and Spanish.
Luísa joined NEWCO's compliance department in 2017, after spending several years as Head of Administrative Services at a pharmaceutical company in the International Business Centre of Madeira. She has a degree in Management from the University of Madeira and a postgraduate degree in Management and Performance Control from the INDEG-ISCTE Executive Education University.
In addition to her native language, Portuguese, Luísa is fluent in English and Italian.